How can technology improve cities?

I have focused on that one key question throughout my career, where I’ve spent a fair amount of time working with or within city government. Technology can clearly do a lot to improve how cities work, but I’m most interested in technologies that offer city leaders new tools to truly lead with data. And that is why I joined Stae as CEO this fall.

From 311 to 911, from managing bikeshares to snowplows, from assessing garbage pick up to hospital visits to air quality, cities have long worked with complex data sets. Now that new technologies like sensors and new…

Daniel Barasch

CEO at Stae / Co-Founder of Lowline / Author, Ruin and Redemption in Architecture (Phaidon, 2019)

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