Thinking Cities Articles
NACTO

Better Cities, One Street at a Time   Skye Duncan and Melinda Hanson outline the global benefits brought about by the publication of the Global Street Design Guide In 2014,...

Vision Zero

THE APPLE BITES BACK Boosting traffic safety and sustainable transport with Vision Zero in New York City, by Michael Replogle and Julia Kite   New Yorkers’ obsession with boosting their...

Internet of Things

BETTER TOGETHER   CityVerve – the smart city demonstrator that has inspired Manchester, by Mark Duncan Technology is transforming our cities. It is empowering governments, businesses and citizens to tackle...

RISK TO EXIST

It’s time to face up to the risks as well as the opportunities of automation, says the European Transport Safety Council’s Antonio Avenoso   Regular users of computers running Microsoft...

OK COMMUTER

Positive Drive is a gamified tracking and tracing campaign to uncover the mobility behaviour of employees in the Luxembourgish Cloche d’Or business area. Dr Martin Kracheel and Patrick van Egmond...

THE SOUND OF PROGRESS

Visually impaired travellers in Kaunas are now finding it far easier to navigate their way around Lithuania’s second city with the help of an innovative audible bus information app, as...

ODENSIFICATION: how to grow your city organically

Thinking Cities’ Pasquale Cancellara talks to Steen Møller, Deputy Mayor for Employment and Social Services Department for the City of Odense, Denmark Odense is a well-known, middle-sized city in Denmark...

CYCLE OF CHANGE

Sjors van Duren is Policy Advisor for the Province of Gelderland in the Netherlands and Programme Director of Velo-city 2017, the major cycling conference that takes place from 13-16th of...

A New Era for Automobile Barcelona

Enrique Lacalle, chairman of Automobile Barcelona, has presented the latest updates on this year’s show, which will be taking place from 11-21 May at Fira de Barcelona. He emphasised the...