Designing Smart Cities: A lecture by Dr. Kevin C. Desouza, Associate Dean for Research at the College of Public Programs at Arizona State University
Designing Smart Cities: A lecture by Dr. Kevin C. Desouza, Associate Dean for Research at the College of Public Programs at Arizona State University |
Dr. Kevin C. Desouza, Associate Dean for Research at the College of Public Programs and associate professor in the School of Public Affairs at Arizona State University, will present a lecture titled “Designing Smart Cities”. The talk will outline how technologies are changing the face of urbanization. Specifically, he will outline how citizens are leveraging technologies to develop innovations in planning and governance of urban spaces. Due to the democratization of technologies, the availability of open data, and an educated citizenry, we are seeing an unprecedented rate of innovation in the design, planning, and management of our cities today. This talk will draw on Desouza’s recent research projects on smart cities, citizen apps and urban technologies, big data management, and challenges and competitions for crowdsourcing innovation.
|Date and time:||February 6, 2013|
|Location:||Area on Campus: Knowlton Hall, Gui Auditorium Room 250|
|Event category:||& Architecture, School Of|