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Smart Cities Short Course
April 4, 2019 - April 6, 2019Free
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The data on urban infrastructure systems can be combined with massive amounts of cell phone location data, social media postings, autonomous vehicle records, transit card swipes, drone and surveillance video and credit card transaction records. The combination of instrumented urban infrastructure data with social media and transaction data comprises Urban Big Data. This course will:
- Familiarize students with the new forms of data that are becoming available
- Discuss the challenges of acquiring and analyzing this data
- Identify the ways this new data can be used to improve planning and explore how these smart technologies will change the pattern and function of urban areas.
This course is free of charge. If you would like to make a donation to the School of City and Regional Planning you may bring a check made out to “Georgia Tech Foundation” on the day of the course or click the link below for details and instructions to donate online.
This is a three day course.
Thursday, April 4, 6:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Friday, April 5, 1:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Saturday, April 6, 9:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.