AMS Let’s Talk Solutions #3, Anthony Townsend

The socially inclusive city.
On 12 March the third lecture in the lecture series ‘Let’s Talk Solutions’ was held, by Anthony Townsend, the lecture was moderated by Tracy Metz and reflections were given by Frank Kresin (de Waag) and Joost Brinkman (Accenture)

Tweets on Anthony Townsend’s lecture

At CPH to AMS and for round 3 of Smart Cities Europe Week^TM

Strx 16u spreek ik Anthony Townsend over voor en met @frankkresin en

Anthony Townsend sharing his views on smart cities at AMS

Market value smart city tech gone from $100 mln to 1,56 billion in three years time, says at and

Emergence of digital master planning at cities

3 things thinking about: from enterprise to consumer; digital planning, a new science of cities?

Since 2008 we’re urban species! (people cities > countryside) 😉

Article in Parool (in Dutch) ‘Als je Amsterdam eenmaal beleeft als smart city, is het moeilijk teruggaan’

Blog post by Frank Kresin: Smart Cities make Dumb Citizens

For more information

Let’s Talk Solutions! is a series of public lectures, hosted by AMS. The monthly talks are inspiring, critical and interactive. Through different topics we will explore solutions for metropolitan challenges. Always bringing together engineering, entrepreneurship and Amsterdam. The complete calendar can be downloaded below.

The next public lecture takes place on Thursday 09 April, presented by Carlo Ratti. See for the overview of lectures, our Calendar