Sidewalk Toronto and Why Smarter is Not Better*

Jutta Treviranus
Oct 30, 2018 · 13 min read
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Toronto waterfront viewed from Tommy Thompson Park on my bicycle ride

When you need it the most

Instructive failure

The jagged starburst of human data

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A scatter-plot of human needs and characteristics

Data abuse, misuse and bias

De-identification and re-identification

People as a set of numbers

Who to engage in design

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A scatter-plot showing who can’t or who has difficulty using the design

Leveling the playing field

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The Lawnmower of Justice trimming the Gaussian curve

Personal data preferences

Data platform co-ops

We need more time

Toward more inclusive communities

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Jutta Treviranus

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Director, Inclusive Design Research Centre, OCAD University

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Jutta Treviranus

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Director, Inclusive Design Research Centre, OCAD University

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