AMS Let’s Talk Solutions #3: Anthony Townsend

Anthony Townsend (NYU) – The socially inclusive city        

Anthony Townsend is a visionary in the field of Smart Cities. He is a Senior Research Scientist at New York University’s Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management and he also is the author of Smart Cities: Big Data, Civic Hackers, and the Quest for a New Utopia, which was published in 2013 The book is the culmination of a decade of research, activism and consulting at the intersection of urbanization and ubiquitous computing.

Frank Kresin (Waag Society) and Joost Brinkman (Accenture) will give a first reaction on the presentation of Anthony Townsend. This special lecture is organized in collaboration with the John Adams Institute and moderated by Tracy Metz.

Let’s Talk Solutions! is a series of public lectures, hosted by AMS Institute. The monthly talks are inspiring, critical and interactive. Through different topics we will explore concrete solutions for metropolitan challenges. Always bringing together engineering, entrepreneurship and Amsterdam. We cordially invite urban professionals and students, from Amsterdam and beyond!

Participation
Free, followed by drinks.
Please register via: events@ams-amsterdam.com mentioning ‘Lecture Anthony Townsend’

For more information about the lecture series: Let’s Talk Solutions Calendar