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Predicting the Future
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...1960s, urban modelling is not new, but two key developments – GIS in the 1990s and mobile digital technology today – mean that it is playing a rapidly growing role...
The Future of Architecture in the Digital Age
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As I approach twenty years since becoming a qualified architect, and triggered by my attendance at a technology event that presented how ChatBots and Artificial Intelligence (AI) were...
Project Drawdown and Passive Houses
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...within thirty years”. By modelling the effects of already existing technology, this group of scientists, activists, and entrepreneurs determined the planets most efficient and successful methods to mitigate global warming....
The Future is Virtual Reality
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Virtual Reality (VR) as a concept has been around since the 1950s, but it is only recently that computing power has reached the point where it can deliver...
Exponential Efficiency: From Green Buildings to Green Cities
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...high end) buildings, have had only limited impacts on overall efficiency. Jeff Ranson, executive director of the Toronto 2030 District, argues that urban systems modelling can help drive community-scale resource...
A Breath of Fresh Air: How Data and Design Can Fight City Pollution
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...air pollution affecting human health. Understanding, measuring, modelling and predicting air pollution is complex. Urban pollution episodes can occur around calm, dry, settled conditions allowing pollution to build-up around busy...
IBI research proves design makes a difference for students
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...success of the study comes from taking into account a wide range of sensory factors and using multilevel statistical modelling to isolate the effects of classroom design from the influences...
How Digital Installations Shape the Future of Public Art
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...We often talk about the growing role of technology in architecture and modelling, in systems planning and transportation, but it’s also playing a huge role in changing public spaces....
True BIM…Not Just Revit
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Over the past decade, the use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) has increasingly become industry standard, as opposed to an advanced or elite technology. BIM’s growing popularity is...