Johan Maritz

Johan Maritz is a senior researcher at the CSIR’s Built Environment Unit – he is a town and regional planner by training and holds a masters diploma from the University of Dortmund, Germany. His background includes experience in the research of land use planning, public transport modelling, accessibility and interaction modelling, geographic information systems (GIS), decision support systems, geo-portal development and implementation and web map applications. He has undertaken various geo-spatial projects and contributed to many more as a project team member. He has become involved in rural service system design and development and this has led to projects that focus on rural transport- and logistical challenges. He is currently busy with his PhD focusing on the Impact of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) on development and rural accessibility at Utrecht University.

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Utrecht University & CSIR
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