Virtual City Models 4 Public Engagement

A PhD blog about urban governance, spatial planning, and user engagement

Monthly Archives: October, 2015

3D and 4D virtual cities – some providers

  Above is a picture of the 3D virtual city model of Hjorthagen, located in the new flagship brownfield development project the “Stockholm Royal Seaport” (Norra Djurgårdstaden). Courtesy of Agency … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Tough budget decisions ahead for councils and boroughs

In the mainstream media and research seminars, there are mentions to the Big Society and the long-term political consequences of austerity, in the UK and elsewhere. Shrinking public resources seem to become a matter of … Continue reading

October 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Guardian readers showcase their favourite virtual cities

Source: Guardian readers showcase their favourite virtual cities Virtual cities can have an air of dream city. They allow to rewrite the history of the world, create fantasy worlds, and … Continue reading

October 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Reflection on the Editorial of the October 2015 Europe Geospatial Digest

Below is the editorial for the October 2015 edition of the Europe Geospatial Digest. In the last one decade, there has been an upsurge and notable growth on geospatial content … Continue reading

October 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Virtual NewcastleGateshead: project description

For a concise description of the Virtual NewcastleGateshead platform, please visit https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/about-us/academic-departments/architecture-and-built-environment/research/virtual-reality-visualisation/research-enterprise-projects/virtual-newcastle-gateshead/

October 18, 2015 · Leave a comment