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Urban Automation

Co-producing UrbanismsUrban Automation
June 27, 2016

UI Keynote on ‘Urbanism in the Anthropocene’ for Danish Centre for Strategic Urban Research

UI is providing a keynote address on its work on Urban Encapsulation at the University of Aarhus on 9th-10th May 2016 at the conference on Urbanism in the Anthropocene organised by the Centre for Strategic Urban Research. The is interdisciplinary…
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Urban Automation
March 2, 2016

UI joins three-year international research and practice network on smart cities and grids

The UI has been invited to join a three-year international research and practice network on smart cities and grids. Based on recent interest in research and practice on the issues of ‘smart grids’ and ‘smart cities’, the objective of the…
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Co-producing UrbanismsUrban Automation
March 2, 2016

UI co-edits new book on Smart Urbanism

Urban Institute Director Professor Simon Marvin has co-authored a new book titled 'Smart Urbanism: Utopian Vision or False Dawn?' with Andres Luque-Ayala and Colin McFarlane. Smart Urbanism (SU) – the rebuilding of cities through the integration of digital technologies with…
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Urban Automation
February 11, 2016

Urban Institute unveils new Smart Cities project

A new ESRC funded Open Research Area project with partners in Europe and Japan starts in September 2016. The project is called Knowing – the KNOWledge politics of experimentING with smart urbanism. The Urban Institute is the UK PI and…
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