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Prof Shaun Hendy on cities and innovation

John Kerr posted in on July 24th, 2013.

Prof Shaun Hendy (Victoria University of Wellington and Callaghan Innovation) looks at the relationship between city size and smarts in an article for Unlimited. An excerpt (read in full here): Sex, (ideas) and the city Where are you most likely to have a good idea? On the train to work in the morning, or during […]

PODCAST: Sustainable urban cities

Peter Griffin posted in on December 10th, 2009.

On Tuesday night, respected architect Ian Athfield spoke on the subject of sustainable urban cities. His talk centred around how small towns and suburbia affect urban design, and showed some archival NZ footage from the last 100 years on the same theme. His talk can be listened to below: Part I [audio:] Part II [audio:]

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