Posts Tagged ‘urban age’

Is the future really urban?

Friday, September 10, 2010 15:54 No Comments

screenshot from the Foreign Policy website We live in an urban age, for the first time in history the human species has become prevalently urban. The general assumption – backed by figures – is that the number of people set to live in cities will continue to grow, the acceleration unstoppable. In this article, Urban […]

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Urban Age Istanbul: City Survey and Conference

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 14:20 No Comments

“Happy with their city and satisfied with their administration, Istanbul residents share some universal concerns” Urban Age Istanbul Survey Urban Age, a worldwide investigation into the future of cities, has released the initial results of the Urban Age Istanbul Survey. Key findings for Istanbul from commissioned city survey: * Top three reasons residents like Istanbul: […]

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Inequality, Territory and Urban Form in South America

Tuesday, September 8, 2009 13:11 3 Comments

Urban Age releases ‘Cities and Social Equity Report’ a research report that assesses the challenges of inclusion in one of the world’s most unequal urban regions Urban Age is a leading worldwide investigation into the future of global cities. Initiated by the Cities Programme at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Deutsche […]

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Mipim 2009: Cities and Regions, Architecture and Architects

Thursday, April 2, 2009 10:16 No Comments

Marcia Caines Palais Des Festivals © Mipim 2009 In view of the financial crisis, the 20th MIPIM international property fair was inevitably different to past years. The annual 20 year-old event, a property sector institution based in Cannes that brings together thousands of delegates – architects, developers, agents and other property professionals – from all […]

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