URBAN PLANNING platform
We believe in a future of urban planning, where innovation and inclusivity converge to reshape the landscapes of our cities. In a rapidly evolving world, the traditional approaches to urban planning are becoming obsolete, necessitating a paradigm shift towards embracing disruptive technologies. Modernizing urban planning is not just a matter of convenience; it is a crucial step towards creating cities that are inclusive and fair. By harnessing the power of cutting-edge technologies such as artificial intelligence, data analytics, and smart infrastructure, we can develop more responsive and adaptable urban environments that cater to the diverse needs of all residents. Check out the results from our transformative journey.
Introductory video to URBANAGE's mission - to transform urban planning by leveraging disruptive technologies to create more age-friendly cities.
Message from a City policy maker on how he envisions new technologies can transform urban planning in the city of Messina
Ecosystem prototype report outlining platform architecture and use in each of the test cities (pilots)
AI algorithms and simulation tools report outlining how artificial intelligence and prediction capabilities are framed in the urban planning platform
Challenges, user requirements and solutions outlining results of co-creation activities within the URBANAGE project.
Older People and the Smart City – Developing Inclusive Practices to Protect and Serve Vulnerable Populations - Smart City and Digital Urban Twin technology relies heavily on data availability. In this peer-reviewed research article, we discuss how data on vulnerable population groups, in particular older people, can be obtained in an ethical and co-creative way
Invisible in the smart city: Using participatory design methods for age-friendly solutions - Smart City and Digital Urban Twin technology relies heavily on data availability. In this peer-reviewed research article, we discuss how data on vulnerable population groups, in particular older people, can be obtained in an ethical and co-creative way