Smart City Expo World Congress 2017 Smart City Expo World Congress 2017 Speakers and exhibitors from over 700 metropolitan hubs around the globe gathered at this year's Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona to present solutions for resilient future cities. Adopting the Internet of Things and blockchain tech, developing sustainable economies and building more inclusively were key items on the agenda.
Transport & Infrastructure
24 Nov 2017
Modular Urban Landscapes: Skyscraper Competition 2017 eVolo Skyscraper Competition 2017 Now in its 11th year, US-based architecture and design journal eVolo Magazine's annual Skyscraper Competition recognises visionary high-rise concepts that challenge the way we understand vertical architecture and its relationship with the natural and built environment. This year's winning concepts explore the potential of modular and scalable skyscrapers.
Architecture & Spaces
28 Apr 2017
China's Forest Cities China's Forest Cities Italian architect Stefano Boeri has announced plans for a 'vertical forest' in China – two neighbouring towers in central Nanjing that will be covered with 23 species of tree and more than 2,500 cascading shrubs.
27 Feb 2017
Synthetic Communities Synthetic Communities A new world order is flowing into view. Barrier-breaking technologies are paving the way for synthetic communities that heighten connections and curve around our increasingly liquid lives, creating fully flexible future cities that meet the expectations of tomorrow's changemakers.
14 Oct 2016