Autonomous vehicle

Assessing the health implications of autonomous vehicles

Autonomous vehicles (AV) are the wave of the future in the automobile industry, and there’s extensive discussion about the impacts on transportation, society, the economy and the environment. However, less attention has been focused on the potential health impacts of self-driving vehicles. Texas A&M University researchers have developed a conceptual model to identify these health Read more about Assessing the health implications of autonomous vehicles[…]

Digital technologies for city planning processes

For Dr. Fabian Dembski, who works at the intersection of architecture, city planning, and computational science, cities are more than just the places we live. They function like living organisms, growing and changing over time. From this perspective, decisions made in city planning can either improve or degrade the health of urban spaces. As cities Read more about Digital technologies for city planning processes[…]

Future Landscape & Playspaces Abu Dhabi 2018 Conference

About Future Landscape & Playspaces Abu Dhabi 2018 Conference In line with the Public Realm Design Policy (PRDM) to build world-class public realms and playspaces, Abu Dhabi City Municipality and the Department of Urban Planning and Municipalities are continually looking for ways to evolve and innovate their sustainable strategies. As a result, the Emirate’s pedestrian Read more about Future Landscape & Playspaces Abu Dhabi 2018 Conference[…]

Customers Can Create and Share VR Experiences for Urban Planning

Global smart-mapping leader Esri today announced a virtual reality (VR) solution for CityEngine, the company’s award-winning 3D modeling software. The newest version of CityEngine allows urban planners, architects, and GIS professionals to simply and quickly create VR experiences on mobile devices. These experiences can be viewed in the free ArcGIS 360 VR app from Esri Read more about Customers Can Create and Share VR Experiences for Urban Planning[…]