Smart Cities – Smarter Citizens?

Experiments in mobile Co-Design

A walkshop – a workshop on foot – in Greenwich 
10.00am – 11.30am Thursday 21 April, meet at Cutty Sark DLR station.

Facilitated by Dr Sara Jones, Senior Lecturer, Creative Interactive System Design at Cass Business School, City University and Andrew Stuck, Founding Director of Rethinking Cities.

The plan is to share knowledge and generate ideas for apps that can help us understand moreMobile mapping IMG_4064 about the neighbourhoods, places, and streets we will be passing through. Our aim is to enable the citizens who live in our increasingly smart cities, to themselves become ‘smarter’, and more engaged, for example by contributing ideas to the shaping of their environments.

This event was FREE – a Tumblr blog was created and contributions sent in during the event: http://mobilecodesign.tumblr.com/

Discussion and development of the ideas uncovered were discussed and developed at the ICLCity2016 Conference – Innovation, Creativity and Leadership – Research and Practice (workshop C) that afternoon.