Dr. ir. arch. Tom Broes is a post-doctoral researcher at UGhent and VUB. He defended his PhD on 'Urbanisons! Urbanising the Antwerp Agglomeration, 1907-1939' in 2021 at UGhent. As a post-doctoral researcher he connects the fields of 'planning history' and 'construction history' in the framework of the EOS project 'Construction history, above and beyond. What history can do for construction history'.