Informatics, TU Vienna

Smart City Public Lectures

Highly distinguished international experts discuss the hotly debated topic of Smart City and present recent discourses to a wider public.

In conjunction with an inter-disciplinary WWTF-funded Summer School at TU Wien on 'Smart Cities: Designing places and urban mentalities', the university is hosting a series of public lectures with some excellent visiting academics. The lectures are in English and admission is free.

TUESDAY 23rd August 2016, 19:00-20:00
Future Cities, Mark Tewdwr-Jones, Newcastle University
Venue: Trabrennbahn Tribünen Krieau, Nordportalstraße 247, 1020 Vienna

THURSDAY 25th August 2016, 18:00-20:00
City Culture: From Greenwich Village to Abu Dhabi, Harvey Molotch, New York University
Venue: Amerika Haus, Friedrich-Schmidt-Platz 2, 1010 Vienna

SATURDAY 27th August 2016
Venue: TU Wien Kuppelsaal, Karlsplatz 13, 4th floor, 1040 Vienna
14:00-17:00: Panel Discussion, Allen J. Scott, Harvey Molotch, Marcus Foth, Mark Tewdwr-Jones, Agnis Stibe
18:00-21:00: Persuasive Cities for Sustainable Wellbeing, Agnis Stibe, MIT Media Lab

 

Click here for a PDF overview of the lectures.