Stanford Summer Program
“Smarter Cities and Communities”
What is a smart city?
What should it be?
What problems do smart cities solve?
What issue do you foresee with them?
I- What is a smart city? What should it be?
A “smart city” is a new concept, which developed itself...
near past. The system stores and statistically processes the
externally-acquired traffic information, and also estimates a travel time in the near future. When there is an abnormality in the acquired traffic information, the system deletes the abnormality, regards the information as a non-provision link...
Notes Lecture – Radiant Garden City Beautiful 10_27-14
Arch of week (very board and un-nuanced):
Most planning pre-20c and through the 1950’s was top down (priests/ god-kings, emperor, kings (France), princes (renaissance), oligarchy (Venice); in the 20c an important strain of post-modernism celebrated...
Japantown is a common name for official Japanese communities in big cities outside Japan. Altrernatively, a Japantown may be called J-Town, Little Tokyo or Nihonmachi. Emigration from Japan first happened and was recorded as early as the 12th century to the Philippines. Nationally,...
transform its local
financial markets system
into a Dubai International
Financial Centre, or
DIFC, a financial free
zone situated in the heart
of the city.
UAE is striving for
while keeping focus
towards high value
added sectors – such as
In fact, the catalyst...
Cities of the future
global competition, local leadership*
Cities of the future - global competition, local leadership
Part 1 Cities of the future
Executive summary Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 The vision for cities The way to the future in cities...
The City of Milwaukee need to layoff the current gasoline powered vehicles while hiring alternative fuel powered vehicles for service. In today’s environmentally conscious society, major emphasis is being placed on the government to become greener and cleaner. The City of Milwaukee is spending a tremendous...
Underground cities! Just a futuristic idea or a need of the present.
(13th October 2013)
What is city of the future? Will there be any city in the future? For whom will the city of future be? A
set of arguments very difficult to respond to, but one thing is clear that we are...
Energy use is one of the most important issues in the world today. People are starting to run out of energy already now, and in the future more and more energy is likely to be increasingly needed since the world population is growing. Fossil fuels are the main resources for energy at present. According...
Essay on city life
The migration from the countryside to city areas is merely a new phenomenon. This is a historic transformation on a global scale that consists of village culture being rapidly replaced by urban culture. Nowadays more than half of the world's population lives in the cities.
Blog - WP - 5_24_13_9am
Essay: Sharing is the Future of Great Cities:
Why Cities need to embrace innovators and regulate the shared value economy differently.
Innovation and disruption are as old as cities and markets. In just the last century: the telephone disrupted the...
IE University Admission Essays
1. How do I envision the city of the future?
My vision of the city of the future may be considered a bit too positive, however that is what I believe it would be like. So, primarily I believe all the issues with public transportation system will be resolved and there...
“Future Cities: Year 3000”
In the future year 3000 our world will have a more high technology. Technology will be so advanced as to be nearly invisible, and will be highly personalized. Changes in our society in recent years has a big impact to us. A generation ago, people walk to there destination...
Healthcare IT Market Prospects to 2018 - Increasing Focus of Vendors in Tier 2 and 3 Cities
The report titled “India Healthcare IT Market Prospects to 2018 – Increasing Focus of Vendors in Tier 2 and 3 Cities” presents a comprehensive analysis of the industry covering aspects including market size...
Acme Mexico City
Project Management Plan
January 21, 2014
Prepared by: Team S.A.L.T
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
As of 2012, Acme Home Improvement has 125 stores and annual sales of $5.4Billion. With the net income...
Ho Chi Minh city is the biggest city of Vietnam. Many people from other province have rushed here to find a better opportunities to change their life. In big cities, there are some more comforts and conveniences that the people in here can enjoy than in other small cities.
Firstly, the convenience...
what extent can cities be sustainable?
Sustainability means meeting the needs of people today in a way that doesn’t damage the environment or use up resources so people can continue to meet their own needs in the future, it is also to do with the cost of implementing these within the city and whether or...
The IRI 2038 Scenarios
Four Views of the Future
The IRI 2038 initiative offers four views of the future and analyzes how they might shape R&D management.
Ted Farrington and Christian Crews
OVERVIEW: As part of its 75th anniversary celebration, IRI commissioned the IRI2038...
The growth of cities is inevitable. Nowadays, most of population in highly-developed countries is concentrated in cities with a very small number of people living in the countryside. The tendency is that the urban areas are get bigger and bigger with their population growing and the flow of people from...
Term Paper – Forest City Enterprises
April 26, 2008
Forest City Enterprises is an owner and developer of real estate throughout the United States. Forest City’s strategic profile allows them to build high quality developments, which translate into long-term value for its primary...
satisfaction will be heard of the superior staff.
To the Researchers: The future researchers may copy or edit the topic in the condition that will change the entire variable and the population, in order to improve it in the future to provide more information about the topic and guide them.
To the Readers:...
Core Functions of Smart City
Power tariff rates consumer category wiseKey
Drivers of Smart City
Universal Aspects of a Smart City
Business Opportunities in different aspects of a Smart City
Dependencies in different aspects of a Smart City
Financial Models in Smart Cities
Leveraging the Private...
Reversing the Entropy
Azad Jammu & Kashmir (Pakistan)
I wondered before starting writing about my dream city. The developed cities of the world which can be watched on the TV screen flashed in my mind. Yes they look marvelous with sky scrappers and heavenly lit bazaars...
Dr. Oz and Martha Stewart to Speak at
Create Your Future Health Summit on June
13-14 at Santa Clara Convention Center
Dr. Mehmet Oz will headline the third annual symposium on health and wellness, ?Create
Your Future Health Summit,? sponsored by the Peninsula Special Interest Lions...
much more directly, rising sea levels. We as a city have already seen the problems caused by climate change and these rising sea levels in some of the low lying neighborhoods here in the city, more specifically when Hurricane Sandy ended up in New York City and left many of us New Yorkers without electricity...
Cities of the Future
Presented To: John Gillies
Presented by: Devon Francis
Wednesday, October 8, 2013
The arrival of the cities of the future and what it has to offer such as technology and many other things evolves as everybody awaits...
When I think of how the world might change in the future I feel pretty optimistic. I think it would be very interesting to know how the future will look like but at the same time I'm afraid of it. Will there be some things that would change my life forever? Do we still live on planet earth? Or on another...
Eco city 1
Benefits of eco-cities 2
Ecological Sustainability 2
Economic Sustainability 2
Social Sustainability 2
Examples of eco cities 2
Masdar City 3
Treasure Island 4
Challenges in transforming African cities into eco cities 4
The Future of the City
The Future of the City
The article “The Future of the City” was written by Leo Hollis, and published in Aeon Magazine in 2013. Hollis researchers the problem of the city vulnerability caused by various natural disasters...
English: City Planners
Comment closely on the poem, ‘city planners’ paying particular attention to the treatment of appearance.
Atwood suggests a world of control, suffocation and imprisonment. “The houses in pedantic rows” portrays an obsession with accuracy and over concern for detail, implying...