Data-driven Urban Planning

Alternativas para nuestro mundo hacia la sostenibilidad

Conference given at the online event “Alternativas para nuestro mundo hacia la sostenibilidad: diseño holístico, regeneración y bienestar”, organized by the Federated College of Engineers and Architects of Costa Rica (CFIA) and the Climate Change Commission of the Professional College of Architects of Costa Rica (CACR)

With examples and case studies, Ariela gives an overview of the main challenges that the urban planning discipline currently experience regarding the new wave of digital technologies that have become available to us in the last 20 years.

She explains concepts such as Big data and Open data and their applications in the urban realm, along with the risks and ethic debates that their use has brough in recent years.