Cities and buildings of Tomorrow

Smart vs Green Cities

From www.thenatureofcities.com - Fri, 11/10/2019 - 17:37

"A future in which our lives are surrounded by and intertwined with ecological infrastructure systems offers an antidote or balance to the future in which our lives are constantly monitored and informed by digital technologies."

Sarah Hinners, a landscape and urban ecologist focused on bridging the gap between academic research and real-world planning and design applications.

This is what the future’s sustainable cities could look like

From www.nationalgeographic.com - Wed, 28/08/2019 - 10:38
A next-generation metropolis will need to serve people and nature, while letting ecology guide its development.

How to Build Sustainable Megacities of the Future?

From interestingengineering.com - Tue, 07/05/2019 - 16:46
By 2050, 66% of the world’s population will live in cities. With such figures, it is imperative for the city planners to consider sustainability as a critical parameter while planning the amenities of a megacity. Here are some of the simple yet innovative solutions that can help keep megacities sustainable.

Cities of the future: How developers are working to reverse the health and climate impacts of urban sprawl

From abcnews.go.com - Fri, 15/03/2019 - 13:58
A National Geographic special issue looks at the way we've built cities in the past and how we will reverse the effects on the climate and our own health in the future.

How India is building a sustainable city

From edition.cnn.com - Mon, 29/10/2018 - 10:00
Amaravati, a new town in Andhra Pradesh, India, is transforming from farmland to urban utopia, with British architect Norman Foster's firm at the helm. Will it succeed?

Creating Green and Resilient Cities – with Women as Leaders | World Green Building Council

From www.worldgbc.org - Mon, 09/07/2018 - 15:50
In World Green Building Council's latest blog in the series for #Women's eNews, CEO Terri Wills?and Asia Pacific Network Regional Head Joelle Chen 陳思敏?define what makes a green and resilient city - and which cities are leading the way on liveability. #resilientcity #sustainability

Here are 5 predictions for the future of our cities

From www.weforum.org - Tue, 13/03/2018 - 11:55
The next decades will see cities growing rapidly, forging powerful international partnerships and taking the lead in solving global problems. Here is why.

Ville du futur : un retour à la terre ultra high-tech

From theconversation.com - Tue, 20/02/2018 - 10:00
Pour imaginer la ville du futur, il faut réconcilier l’irréconciliable : le respect de la nature et de la terre (low-tech) et une maîtrise des puissants outils informatiques et robotiques (high-tech)

Les villes du futur construites en bois ?

From bfmbusiness.bfmtv.com - Tue, 20/02/2018 - 09:58

Le bois est devenu un matériau très prisé par les architectes du monde. L'un des plus grands promoteurs japonais envisagent même de construire le plus haut gratte-ciel en bois du monde. Ce grand immeuble sera composé de 90% de bois et 10% d'acier.

A quoi rassemblera l'architecture du futur??

From thegoodlife.thegoodhub.com - Tue, 20/02/2018 - 09:57

Quel sera le futur de la ville et de l'habitat ? Des architectes visionnaires comme David Fisher ou les Chinois de MAD ont déjà une idée, entre rêveries futuristes et union avec la nature...

These futuristic building designs turn our assumptions about architecture upside down

From www.weforum.org - Fri, 19/01/2018 - 14:33
In 2017, the most remarkable building designs hinted at a newfound peaceful relationship with nature and proposed solutions for overcrowded mega cities.

The city of tomorrow - what will it look like?

From www.constructionglobal.com - Mon, 15/01/2018 - 15:07
Almost half of the world’s population is currently living in cities, and by 2050 the figure is expected to rise to 75%. Nobody really knows what the city of the future will be like.
Movies and books throughout history have attempted to recreate the “city of tomorrow” – some with more success than others – but experts are saying the time has come to start designing smarter, urban environments to accommodate a growing population. The question that now comes to mind is: What will they look like? And what challenges will next generations be facing?
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