Weston Roundtable Series - Dr. Jerome P. Lynch
The Power of Smart City Technologies to Transform Communities: Experience with the University of Michigan Urban Collaboratory
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Rapid technology development has resulted in powerful new approaches to observe, model and affect change in cities. However, community capacity to use these technologies is often limited. The University of Michigan has launched the Urban Collaboratory to work directly with communities to explore human-centric design of sustainable solutions to complex problems. A detailed overview of the Urban Collaboratory will include its process to engage communities, its successes and challenges.