“Healthy 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...
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...
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...
IBI Appointed on NHS Healthy Towns Initiative
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 08 / 23 / ibi-appointed-as-advisors-on-nhs-healthy-towns-initiative
and Transport; Digital Smart Cities; Behavioural Insights; and Inclusive Design and Dementia. The launch meeting for the expert support package for the Healthy New Towns programme was held in July....Tags: health, Healthy New Towns, IBI Group, NHS England, public service, smart cities, strategy, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre
IBI Group Reappointed on Next Phase of NHS Healthy New Towns
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2018 / 03 / 14 / ibi-group-reappointed-on-next-phase-of-nhs-healthy-new-towns
evidence-based guidance on how to create healthy neighbourhoods, towns and cities, particularly in places of population growth and new development. IBI Architect and Studio Principal, Justin Harris, said: “We’re really...Tags: community wellness, healthcare, healthcare delivery, Healthy New Towns, NHS England
Five Steps to Mental Wellbeing
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...ensure a healthy mental state. Five simple steps that can make a big difference include: exercise, connections to nature, healthy eating, creativity, and learning. Many of these steps require a...
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
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...
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...