A Driverless Future… It’s Not Just About the Cars
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connect people, enable innovation and share knowledge through initiatives, platforms and partnerships – both internally and externally. This includes TH!NK’s Pocket R&D program, a micro-research program conducted by our staff....Tags: Autonomous Vehicles, AVs, Connected Vehicles, disruptive technology, Driverless Cars, Future Cities, Future of Transportation, IBI Group, ITS, Research, TH!NK, TH!NK by IBI, THiNK, Toronto, transportation, Transportation Planning
SiteiQ – A Technology-Driven Tool to Aid Site Analysis
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nothing new, the methods for presenting and collecting this spatial data are changing rapidly. When undertaking site analysis for a project, the traditional workflow is to create a series of...
What is the Future of (Augmented) Reality?
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and augmented reality (AR) which layers digital projections on top of the real world, MR technology provides even further enhancement. By anchoring digital projections to a user’s true reality, MR...
Cycling into New Frontiers: A Need for New Geospatial Data Collection Tools
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Worse yet, incomplete records represent a liability for jurisdictions if the infrastructure does not receive proper maintenance and falls into a state of disrepair as it ages. Lower quality infrastructure...
Defining the Workplaces of Tomorrow
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upgrade? This article is based on the findings of “Workplaces of Tomorrow“, an internal Pocket R&D report by Graham Handford and Lauren Ritz. Pocket R&D is IBI’s tactical micro-research initiative...
The Accessible City for Everyone
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needs. In doing so, MAPALL will make existing infrastructure barriers identifiable to everyone. It will also provide accurate and reliable accessible routes, allowing New Yorkers to travel smarter and more...
IBI One of Four Finalists in #DriverlessFutureNYC
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 06 / 30 / ibi-group-one-of-four-finalists-in-nyc-driverless-future-competition
architectural designers from across five offices in the U.S. and Canada developed the concept for sAVe, a community-supported, mobility-as-a-service platform that offers multi-modal ridesharing services, including automated vehicles as they...Tags: Mobility, technology
What We’re TH!NKing About: This Month’s Round-up of our Favourite Digital Reads
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answer. Uber and Lyft have maintained contentious relationships with their drivers, bringing attention to the sometimes life-threatening stressors of precarious labour. Neither Uber nor Lyft consider their drivers as employees,...
Exploring the Urban Effects of Autonomous Vehicles
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people tolerate longer commutes, live further from their workplace and travel more often. Infrastructure and Transit Spending: On-demand CAVs could reduce the need for car ownership and promote other modes...