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Jobs @ CASA: 3 research positions available

Jobs @ CASA: 3 research positions available

26 August 2014


Three exciting new research positions are available from 1st October - or as soon as possible thereafter - for highly motivated candidates wishing to work with CASA and the Future Cities Catapult.
CASA at the Green Man Festival

CASA at the Green Man Festival

12 August 2014

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 ...
CASA Director honoured by UCL Provost's Spirit of Enterprise Award

CASA Director honoured by UCL Provost's Spirit of Enterprise Award

CASA Director, Dr Andrew Hudson-Smith, was last night honoured at the UCL Enterprise Awards 2014 with the last award of the evening, the UCL Provost's Spirit of Enterprise Award.

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Open Data and the City: Looking back and Looking Forward - Emer Coleman

Open Data and the City: Looking back and Looking Forward - Emer Coleman

08 October 2014

There has been a global movement from government and cities to open up city data. The early adopters in this space saw much promise in open data releases - from creating efficiencies in public ...
Sustainable Connected Cities - Duncan Wilson

Sustainable Connected Cities - Duncan Wilson

22 October 2014

Duncan Wilson is Intel Director at ICRI Cities in London and is responsible for driving the research agenda of the institute. The Intel Collaborative Research Institutes (ICRI's) are Intel-funded, jointly-led research collaborations ...
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 ...
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 ...