Gs. Dr. Rosilawati Zainol is an Associate Professor at the Centre of Sustainable Urban Planning and Real Estate (SUPRE), Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Built Environment, University of Malaya (UM). Currently, she has been appointed as the Director at the Centre for Civilizational Dialogue, University of Malaya. Since joining UM in 2004, she has published quite a number of articles, chapters in book and books related to sustainable urban development and tourism development. Her research interest is in urban analytics (the use of information technology in urban and regional planning and urban studies especially in geographic information system), spatial analysis and spatial statistics. Her recent publications include Physical Activity and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Low-Income Adults in Metropolitan Kuala Lumpur in Journal of Epidemiology, Relationship between Adequate Healthcare Facilities and Population Distribution in Melaka Using Spatial Statistics in Journal of Design and Built Environment, Spatial assessment of the impact of flood to Melaka's economy. International Journal of GEOMATE, and Local Branding Strategies in Southeast Asian Islamic Cultures in JATI-Journal of Southeast Asian Studies.