“Happy Cities” Best Match
IBI Group Assumes Leadership Role on Smart Cities Council
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 05 / 09 / ibi-group-assumes-leadership-role-on-smart-cities-council-north-america
that cities must be designed with intelligent systems, sustainable buildings, efficient infrastructure, and a human touch. About the Smart Cities Council Launched in 2012, the Smart Cities Council is the...Tags: IBI Group, smart cities, Smart City Council, technology
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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emphasize the interaction between climate change mitigation and adaptation, which are typically addressed separately. Preparing Cities for Climate Change By integrating mitigation and adaptation policy, Nordic cities aim to strengthen...
Adapting Cities in the Climate Change Era
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waves, severe flooding, and other natural disasters to the heels of cities. Cities now must rethink disaster mitigation to protect not only their residents and infrastructure, but decade’s worth of...
Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017
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where cities will continue to evaluate, measure and plan for their own health – to compete in a global environment. Investments in infrastructure help people in cities move, result in...
Supporting Urban Ecosystems
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...Houston and back to back earthquakes in Mexico last fall are frightening reminders of just how vulnerable our cities are. Research shows that impulsive urbanization is largely responsible for flooding...
Where Cities are Going, Next
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In a recent post, I argued that the increasing complexity of developed cities necessitates coordination between different urban infrastructures to ensure operational efficiencies and produce social well-being. I also mentioned...
IBI Group Releases ‘Top 10 Smart City Success Factors’ Ahead of ITS World Congress 2017
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 10 / 25 / ibi-group-releases-top-10-smart-city-success-factors-ahead-of-its-world-congress-2017
draws on the firm’s experience designing smart cities and delivering intelligent transportation systems internationally, and sheds light on the key elements required for cities to develop and implement a successful...Tags: ITS World Congress, smart cities
Visionary City-making: A History of the Future
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‘Defining the Cities of Tomorrow’ is a bold, grand and celebratory statement that is set within the context of a bright and positive future for cities. Yet, it is also...
Convenience or Chaos? The Rise of Dockless Bike-Sharing
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been slow, though some small and medium-sized cities like Victoria, BC and Kelowna, BC are beginning to test bike-sharing systems. There are certainly less cities and metropolitans in Canada than...
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...Jacobs succinctly identified the commercial potentials of diverse cities and districts, she saw that the primary purpose of neighbourhoods was in fostering family and community. Arguing that the cataclysmic money...