Lukas Papenborg is a lecturer-researcher at HZ Delta Academy. He is specialized in spatial issues in delta areas with a special focus on integration of water management issues in complex urbanization processes worldwide. Lukas studied Urban Planning and Water Management at TU Delft and the University of Antwerp respectively. Within the research group he investigates the connecting role of spatial planning for a Resilient Delta. Besides his work in the research group, he also teaches at the Delta Academy and supervises students in their research projects.