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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 energy poverty in social housing, and are providing new ideas for consumer behaviour change and the future ...
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 talk Jan Wiener will report a series of experiments investigating route choices, planning processes and heuristics, and ...
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 ...