1.7 pieter ballon

759 views

Published on

The worlds of Living Labs, as user-driven innovation plaftorms, and Smart Cities, as public administration-driven initiatives to improve urban quality of life, are increasingly coming together. In his presentation, Pieter Ballon gives concrete examples of Living Labs acting within an urban context, and smart cities aiming to become innovation labs. He also sketches the way forward for Urban Labs if they want to become successful and sustainable hotbeds for innovation

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
759
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
199
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • W eb services
  • 1.7 pieter ballon

    1. 1. Urban Labs: The Way Forward Prof Dr Pieter Ballon, EPIC Coordinator PICNIC 2011
    2. 2. From the Fixed Internet towards the Ubiquitous Internet <ul><li>Fixed Internet and Web 2.0 services as platforms for community-centric innovation => What about Future Internet? </li></ul><ul><li>Future Internet: Internet as ubiquitous infrastructure </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Laptops, eReaders, Smartphones, Game consoles, Music players </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GPS receivers, Cars, Public Transport </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Public space and buildings, Classrooms and Offices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Personal & Environmental Sensors </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Ubiquitous Web = Local Web !! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Internet Everywhere + Always </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Link between virtual and physical world </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Great importance of personalisation & interaction with local context and communities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Competition is global, opportunities are local </li></ul></ul>
    3. 3. Ubiquitous Internet and Urban Service Platforms <ul><li>Urban environment as the new innovation platform for the Ubiquitous internet </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Urban Public & Private Stakeholders </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Urban communities </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Urban Mobile Services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Local social networking </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Experience, shopping and tourism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Commuter and traffic services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Health and wellbeing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>M-government </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Culture, education and entertainment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Communication and productivity </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Building blocks of urban innovations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>smart identity management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>context awareness </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>community involvement </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>open data </li></ul></ul>
    4. 4. <ul><li>Living lab pilot of 3D Urban Planning by Issy Media and Navidis. </li></ul>EPIC – Urban Planning Pilot
    5. 5. <ul><li>Living Lab trial of smart energy meters by the Manchester Development Agency and Hildebrand. </li></ul>EPIC – Urban Environment Pilot
    6. 6. <ul><li>Living Lab trial by integrating data services from SME and Brussels government </li></ul>EPIC – Urban Relocation Pilot
    7. 7. Towards Urban Labs: the EPIC model <ul><li>Element 1: Cloud-based service delivery </li></ul><ul><li>A tested prototype for a pan-European service delivery platform and IoT extensions </li></ul><ul><li>Element 2: Urban Web services and app stores </li></ul><ul><li>A range of urban apps, building on open data, but extending to the private sector and to citizens </li></ul><ul><li>Element 3: Large-scale PPPP </li></ul><ul><li>Large-scale community involvement and real-life business model experimentation </li></ul>
    8. 8. IBBT-SMIT, Vrije Universiteit Brussel Pleinlaan 9 1050 Brussels Belgium Thank you! [email_address] e http://smit.vub.ac.be http://ibbt.be www

    ×