"Does the growth of ‘smart’ technology herald an age of urban utopias – or the very opposite?"
"It isn't about technology, it's about the business models that make investment in infrastructure work"
"The risk is that we will be driven by the novelty of data and not address the issues we need it for" - big vs. rich data.
“You are not going to attract innovation if you don’t have affordable housing and infrastructure that’s creaking at the seams"
Key quotations of Simon Wicks, the features editor of The Planner magazine, speaking at the European Council of Spatial Planners’ biennial conference in Dublin.