Vital Cities, Vital Connections

The Vital Cities: Transport Systems Scorecard reports on 12 cities around the world, highlighting the strengths and weaknesses of their transport policies and infrastructure.

The findings show that innovative data schemes have helped Singapore and London lead the digital transport revolution. Sao Paolo struggles to keep public transport affordable whereas Beijing is making cycling  safer.

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Forward-looking ideas in the latest student design competition

A proposal for digital pods that roam cities and engage the public with surprise activities has won the latest Future Spaces Foundation student design competition. The design came from a team of five architecture students at the University of Portsmouth. The other participating institutions included...

Latest student design competition yields stellar ideas

Clean energy generation in the heart of a community and developing communities of ‘hope, help and care’ were two of the ideas delivered by students from the five universities that took part in our second student design competition. Students from the University of Bath, University...