Pre-Conference Workshop | 6 March 2018
Prof Chris Pettit
Professor of Urban Science, UNSW;
Associate Director, City Futures Research Centre;
Smart Cities Director, CRCSI
Professor Pettit is the inaugural Chair of Urban Science at the University of New South Wales.He is responsible for the Digital Cities course at UNSW. His educational background has been focused specifically on the fields of spatial planning and GIS at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Internationally, he is a board member of the International advisory board for the “Geo for All” initiative. He is co-Chair of the “Geo for All” Urban Science and City Data Thematic, Co-Chair of the Research Data Alliance (RDA) International Interest Group on Urban Quality of Life Indicators and the Co-Chair of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)Technical Commission II Working Group on Geographical Visualization and Virtual Reality.
Join Prof Chris Pettit on this interactive workshop focused on using data and digital tools to facilitate better policy and decision making when planning for smart cities.