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Big data as a game changer for cities – Victor Mayer-Schonberger

Big data revolutionizes our ways of seeing and conceiving the city. It offers new possibilities to provide innovative answers
to issues that deeply affect quality of life within the city: congestion, air pollution, housing shortage, high pressure on  resources, urban safety etc. What realities behind the promises?

Professor, Oxford Internet Institute, Oxford University


La Fabrique de la Cité

La Fabrique de la Cité is a think tank dedicated to urban foresight, created by the VINCI group, its sponsor, in 2010. La Fabrique de la Cité acts as a forum where urban stakeholders, whether French or international, collaborate to bring forth new ways of building and rebuilding cities.