Progressing Towards Urban Resilience

...Have you heard of the concept of urban resilience? Last week, 100 Resilient Cities hosted the 2017 “Urban Resilience Summit” for urban professionals around the globe to come together... (Search hits: 6 in body, 1 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 589.74)

A Greener Earth Day (+ Everyday)

...Smith, Landscape Architect In this age, I think that designed resilience is the vital aim in city-making. A promising step towards this goal is seeing more civil engineers and landscape... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 98.29)

Jane Jacobs & Holes in the Wall

...face unique challenges that require distinct and targeted responses. As an integral part of urban social resilience support for the local hole in the wall is worth the effort.... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

Paper Bridges & Satellites

...when folded and stacked, could have important implications for civil engineering, disaster infrastructure, and urban resilience. In fact, Pritzker-winning architect Shigeru Ban is already employing some of these techniques.... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

What COP21 Means to Urban Planners

...review of key issues and opportunities for resilience, economies of scale, financing, cooperation among multiple levels of government and with the private sector. There’s a great deal of work that... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

IBI delivers key travel systems for Glasgow Commonwealth Games

...and hosts the digital Games Radio service. IBI’s new digital management dashboard is used by Transport Scotland’s Multi Agency Response Team and the Scottish Government’s Resilience Room, both of whom... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)
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Where Cities are Going, Next

...needs in a particular moment in time (think of mobile-phone-based car-sharing), increasing adaptability and resilience. These changes go beyond cities. They are reflections on how the world is rapidly changing... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

Designing Future Transit Hubs Today

...disruptive effect of tech changes? Can we adapt our processes to adapt to unanticipated changes, find models of flexibility and resilience?” She provides some key suggestions for ways to build... (Search hits: 1 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 0 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

Building Fear: The Architecture (and Infrastructure) of Horror

In the spirit of Halloween, you may have taken in an extra dose of horror films lately. While setting is important to all film and literature, the backdrop... (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in categories, 0 in tags, 1 in other taxonomies. Score: 49.15)

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