The article “Augmented Deliberation: Merging Physical and Virtual Interaction to Engage Communities in Urban Planning” from Engagement Game Lab introduces the concept of augmented deliberation and demonstrates its implementation in a pilot project.
Archive for 2010
Julian Dobson, editorial director of Sustainable Cities Collective blog, writes about the urgent need to ensure that social infrastructure will work with the digital infrastructure in the smart cities of future.
The foresight report by Anthony Townsend (Institute for the Future), Alex Soojung-Kim Pang (Institute for the Future), and Rick Weddle (Research Triangle Foundation) challenges the model of self-contained research parks and incubators that dominated
IBM Smart Planet team released a new film, System of Systems. The video features – from IBM – Mike Wing, Irving Wladawsky-Berger and Julia Grace, sharing their personal opinions on what SoS means to them, and how we all might find some new ways of thinking about this important subject.
The Wall Street Journal published their annual Technology Innovation awards. This year the Journal received 597 applications from companies, organizations and individuals in 30 countries. A panel from research institutions, venture-capital firms and other companies
The paper of Myungjun Jang and Soon-Tak Suh traces recent developments in Ubiquitous Cities (U-Cities) in Korea. ‘U-City’ is a 21st century futurist city which enables urban functions and services such administration, traffic, crime prevention,
EU Regional Competitiveness Index 2010, a JRC Scientific and Technical Report written by Paola Annoni and Kornelia Kozovska, measures the competitiveness of European regions at the NUTS2 level by developing a series of indicators and a composite index.