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Cities of the Future - Can they be sustainable?

With the rise of rapid urbanisation, many countries around the world are recognising the importance of sustainable urban development. This video showcases how the future of urbanization is unfolding in Singapore, a city that has overcome its natural disadvantages to become one of the most liveable cities today.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 26 February 2013 16:38

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Future Cities - The Future of Urban Transport

What is the future of urban transport? What are the current challenges and how to overcome them? Watch some of the leading experts debating and sharing their views.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 January 2013 07:59

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Professor Gabriele Hegerl - Climate change: past, present, and future

Gabriele Hegerl is Professor of Climate System Science at the University of Edinburgh.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 November 2012 14:43

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Dr. Warren Washington - Modeling Historical and Future Climate Change

IHMC Florida Institute for Human Machine Cognition 2004 Evening Lecture Series

Last Updated on Friday, 09 November 2012 14:43

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Future Cities: the networked society

Find out how increasingly connected society impacts on cities architecture, policymaker’s decisions and technology providers.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 January 2013 10:14

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Dean's Series on Sustainable Innovation - USC Annenberg Scenario Lab

Dean's Series on Sustainable Innovation - USC Annenberg Scenario Lab

Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 December 2012 08:36

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Our Legacy, Our Futures: Taking the Longer View

The discussion highlights the systematic failings of our short-term approach to law and democracy, which have culminated in a series of ‘crunches’ including high fuel prices and the risk of peak oil, high food prices, the financial crisis and the climate crisis.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 November 2012 14:43

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Future Cities - Managing Africa's urban transformation

Ory Okolloh, The Policy Manger and Government Relations Manager Africa in an educative session with Thompson of The Economist Team at The Economist Future Cities conferences reveals how innovative, breakthrough technology can transform the way Africa cities manage critical functions like traffic, water, security, energy and social services.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 January 2013 08:00

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The Future of Innovation

How are leading innovators reshaping models of research and development?

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 December 2012 08:39

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Managing Africa's Urban Transformation

The Future Cities summits are underway in Lagos, Nigeria. They provide a platform to discuss the unlocked potential of Africa's cities pertaining to urban planning, infrastructure, housing, construction, transport, energy and architecture.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 January 2013 08:00

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