Publication of the 2016 Conscious Cities conference.
Our Anthologies and Journals are open access publications featuring research and practice in the field of conscious cities.
Both publications, and our Brainwaves blog address the intersections of Architecture, Planning, Neuroscience, Technology, Data Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Governance, Policy, and Ethics.
To Shape and be Shaped: Methods of Observation and Drivers for Design.
The inaugural edition of the Conscious Cities Journal.
About the Journal
The Conscious Cities journal is a platform for the growing community of researchers, thinkers, and practitioners now defining the new field of conscious cities. The journal concentrates on four focus areas:
The Philosophy of Conscious Cities – Consciousness, Artificial Intelligence, Ethics.
Methods of Observation and Analysis – Understanding forms of expression and their meaning, Big Data, Social media.
Drivers for Design – Methods for informing Architecture and Urban Design, Novel approaches, Case Studies, Technology.
Making an Impact – Policy, Governance, Decision making.
We welcome submissions to the journal at all times, please see our Call for Papers.
- Meet up summary: Loneliness in the city (London) - Conscious Cities hosted one of its regular meetups, this time we covered "Loneliness in The City"
- Is a Smart City a Healthy City? - Smart cities aren’t the solution, but their strengths might contribute to a new set of priorities.
- Nature in spaces, and the nature of places - Experiencing nature acts like a reset button for our human RAM. How can we use this in design?
- Design for real people - Success should be defined by how well the product’s design or functionality meets the needs of the people who use ...
The Conscious Cities Journal and Conscious Cities Anthologies are published by Conscious Cities Ltd in London.