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Visualising the city - towards an open solution
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Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
Visualising the city - towards an open solution
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Presentation on 12th August 2009 to Be2camp - built environment unconference

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    • 1. Visualising the city – towards an open solution Dave Harte Economic Development Manager, Digital Birmingham [email_address] www.digitalbirmingham.co.uk/blog 07500 882980
    • 2.  
    • 3.  
    • 4.  
    • 5.  
    • 6. Visualising the city
      • Key city development projects
      • Engaging the public using digital tools
      • Making Birmingham an ‘open’ digital city
    • 7.
      • Eastside vision by children from St Anne's Roman Catholic Primary School
    • 8. Key Issue
      • Every project has a digital bit in it
      • Digital Birmingham asked to advise
      • Wants to give advice that balances:
        • appropriate solution for the project
        • creates opportunities for digital businesses
        • pitches Birmingham as innovating in this area
    • 9. Key city things
      • Birmingham House
      • New street station
      • Wholesale Markets
      • Longbridge
      • Icknield Port Loop
      • East Birmingham
    • 10. Key city things
      • Library of Birmingham
      • Eastside
        • Park
        • Digital District
        • Commercial developments
        • Education developments
    • 11. Key agendas
      • Local Strategic Partnership
      • Local and National Indicators
      • NI4 % of people who feel they can influence decision making
      • NI5 % of people overall satisfaction with local area
    • 12. Engaging the public
      • Increased use of social media tools
        • Big City Plan/Talk
        • E-petitions
        • Social Media in constituencies
        • NI4 driving initiatives
    • 13. Engaging the public
      • What role for visualisation?
        • 3d models
        • Maps
        • Games
        • Virtual worlds
    • 14. Visualisation to stimulate investment
    • 15. Visualisation for consultation:
      • Grangegorman, North Dublin
      • Dublin Institute of Technology
      • Crytek 3D game engine to create visualisations for consultation (http://bit.ly/crydit)
    • 16. Visualisation for consultation
    • 17. Visualisation for consultation
      • Grangegorgan issues
        • Accuracy of data in order to be useful
        • Manual measurement of listed buildings
        • Architect plans for new buildings
        • Digital asset creation:
          • “ As Farcry is a tropical island based game, the library of textures and foliage was unsuitable for downtown Dublin”
    • 18. Birmingham Second Life Island
    • 19.  
    • 20.  
    • 21. Key issues for Digital Birmingham
      • Who’s innovating?
        • Not just technology but engagement
      • Being open in approach
        • Sharing digital assets, data
      • Funding
        • City
        • Technology Strategy Board
        • Science City
      • Supporting the Digital & Creative Industries
    • 22. Coming together
      • Workshop in September
      • Planners/architects/city officers/creatives etc. etc.
      • Discuss opportunities in detail
      • Guidance for city officers
      Towards a collaborative approach to developing Birmingham as an Open Digital City

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