Innovate UK started its work on Urban Living around 5 years ago. We spoke to a lot of cities in the UK and abroad and asked them what success looked like. They all said pretty much the same thing: sustainable …
I joined Innovate UK in July 2014.
In my role, I am keen to help address city challenges through technologies with human and social factors at their heart.
Before joining Innovate UK, I was a Faculty Member and Consultant for Strategy and Innovation at Ashridge Business School.
JG Ballard, expats and cities JG Ballard’s novel ‘Cocaine Nights’ centres on an apparently utopian British expat resort in Spain, Estrella Del Mar, in which life flows happily and seamlessly, and there is nothing to worry about. Then an arson …
Life in cities is becoming more complicated Globalisation and the breath-taking progress in digital technologies have led to the world becoming ever more interconnected and interdependent. Combine that with other factors such as climate change, new patterns of work, and …
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