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We live in real-time, technologically enhanced cities. Explore the sweeping changes that our cities are undergoing as a result of networks, sensors, and communication technology.

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Week One - Foundations of the TechniCity
Understand the foundations of the TechniCity and what it means to be a city planner.

Week Two - 
Infrastructure for the TechniCity
You'll learn how sensors and networks are transforming our cities. 

Week Three - Engaging the 
Through social networking and crowdsourcing platforms you'll learn how to engage in city building.

Week Four - Entrepreneurial Urbanism
You'll explore how open data initiatives, hack-a-thons, and urban prototyping festivals are creatively innovating our cities.

Weeks Five & Six - Analyzing the TechniCity
From sentiment analysis to mashups, you'll experiment with analyzing data.

Week Seven – Leading TechniCities
Explore how cities across the globe are using Technology to advance their future.

Week Eight- The Future of the TechniCity 
You'll engage in peer evaluation of your fellow classmates projects and participate in lively discussion around the future of the TechniCity.



  • Jennifer Evans-Cowley - Academic Affairs and Administration
  • Thomas Sanchez - Urban Affairs and Planning

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