City Planning Blogs
Closed-circuit TVs are everywhere, but limited in what they can do. However, machine-learning software can convert them into proactive tools for a range of public uses, including traffic management and public safety.
Cities have often benefited from innovation but have not typically led the charge, says Betsy Plattenburg, executive director of Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners. But times are changing.
David Emm, principal security researcher at Kaspersky Lab, explores how ready the cyber security world is for protecting smart cities
Scandinavia is famous for its liveable cities, but a new university course in Nordic urban planning has raised questions about replicating the region’s approach elsewhere.
Inclusion of public art as a major component in city development master plans is crucial to boost economic development and tourism, Internationally-renowned artist, architect and engineer Cecil Balmond said.Public art has become a part of urban regeneration and a great method for adding value to city development plans.