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Explore the Performance of GB Cities with a New Interactive CASA Map

Explore the Performance of GB Cities with a New Interactive CASA Map

09 October 2014

CASA researcher Duncan Smith has launched a new interactive website visualising the social, economic and environmental performance of cities in Great Britain. The website, called LuminoCity3D, brings together a range of open data ...
CASA at the NLA Smarter London Exhibition

CASA at the NLA Smarter London Exhibition

09 October 2014

In collaboration with New London Architecture (NLA), CASA have launched an exhibition on Smarter London.  The exhibition explores the increasing role of data, technology and analytics in urban life, and the potential implications ...
CASA at the Green Man Festival

CASA at the Green Man Festival

CASA's Flora Roumpani (@en_topia) and Martin Zaltz Austwick (@sociablePhysics) go into the field(s) this weekend, bringing CASA's 3D Printing expertise to the Green Man Festival. They will be demonstrating the ...
CASA at DIS 2014

CASA at DIS 2014

CASA researcher Dr Martin de Jode recently attended the 2014 conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2014) in Vancouver, Canada (June 21-25) where he co-presented a Demo entitled "The Haggle-O-Tron: design intervention in ...
CASA collaborates with Transport Systems Catapult on the launch of its Imovation Centre

CASA collaborates with Transport Systems Catapult on the launch of its Imovation Centre

The Transport Systems Catapult is holding the "Imagine Festival: Explore Intelligent Mobility" event on its new centre in Milton Keynes from the 9th until the 19th of June. A series of events have ...

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The Economic Future of British cities: What should Urban Policy do? - Henry Overman

The Economic Future of British cities: What should Urban Policy do? - Henry Overman

29 October 2014

Britain’s cities are facing profound challenges – both in the short run as a result of the recession and in the long run as a result of underlying structural change. In this seminar ...
Innovation Begins at Home - Andy Stanford-Clark

Innovation Begins at Home - Andy Stanford-Clark

12 November 2014

Andy Stanford-Clark, IBM's Chief Technologist for Smarter Energy, will explain how his hobby of home automation and his passion for energy saving at home, have led to projects that have helped alleviate ...
Route Planning in Environmental Space: Cognitive Processes and Strategies - Jan Wiener

Route Planning in Environmental Space: Cognitive Processes and Strategies - Jan Wiener

19 November 2014

Planning routes through familiar environments is a frequent task, for example, when asked to describe the way for a stranger in town, or when actually walking or driving to a destination.  In this ...
BRT TOD: Global Challenges and Experiences - Robert Cervero

BRT TOD: Global Challenges and Experiences - Robert Cervero

26 November 2014

Bus rapid transit (BRT) systems have gained prominence worldwide as a cost-effective alternative to urban rail investments. However, some question the city-shaping potential of BRT, in part due to a belief it delivers ...
Knowing and governing cities through urban indicators, city benchmarking, and real-time dashboards - Rob Kitchin

Knowing and governing cities through urban indicators, city benchmarking, and real-time dashboards - Rob Kitchin

10 December 2014

Since the mid-1990s a plethora of indicator projects have been developed and adopted by cities seeking to measure and monitor various aspects of urban systems. These have been accompanied by city benchmarking endeavours ...