BBISS Seminar Series - Perry Yang - 9/7/2023

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Urban Systems Design: Incorporating Data Analytics into Design for Urban Carbon Neutrality in Tokyo

Perry Yang, Ph.D., Professor, Director of Eco Urban Lab, School of City & Regional Planning, Georgia Institute of Technology

September 7, 2023, 3 - 4 PM ET
Hybrid Event - Teams Link
BBISS Offices, 760 Spring Street, Suite 118
Refreshments will be served.

Abstract: Future cities development is becoming data-driven in the context of data science, pervasive computing, internet of things and urban automation. The talk introduces urban systems design and models of smart cities as living laboratory in Tokyo. It explores future urban living in the face of cimate change, radical urban transition and impacts of emerging technologies to cities. Novel methods are to be developed to integrate city information system, creative design, systems engineering, policy and technological applications to offer sustainable and resilient strategies for urban communities.

Bio: Perry Yang is a Professor and Director of Eco Urban Lab of the School of City and Regional Planning and the School of Architecture at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He is also a Visiting Professor of the Department of Urban Engineering at the University of Tokyo from 2022. Perry’s work focuses on incorporating data analytics into urban design to improve ecological and energy performance of cities.


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