Information and the Urban Future

February 26, 2001, 1pm to 6pm

New York University

King Juan Carlos Center

53 Washington Square South

 

 

Keynote

 

"Software Writing Cities"

Nigel Thrift, University of Bristol

Transcript

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Transcript

(PDF)

 

Transformation of Cities and Regions

 

"Hubs, Nodes, and Bypassed Places: A Typology of E-Commerce Regions in the United States"

Matt Zook, University of California, Berkeley

Presentation

(PowerPoint)

 

"Where Are the Web Factories?"

Sean Gorman, Neoteric Media

Full Article

(PDF)

Presentation

(PowerPoint)

 

"America's New Communications Hubs"

Anthony Townsend, New York University

Full Article

(PDF)

Presentation

(PowerPoint)

 

 

The Changing Role of Neighborhoods and the Home

 

Joseph 'Jofish' Kaye, MIT Media Lab

Presentation

(PowerPoint)

 

Yuko Aoyama, Cark University

Full Article:

Structural Foundations For E-Commerce Adoption: A Comparative Organization Of Retail Trade Between Japan And The United States

(PDF)

 

Full Article:

The Information Society, Japanese Style: Corner Stores as Hubs for E-Commerce Access

(PDF)

 

 

John Carey, Greystone Communications

Presentation

(PowerPoint)

 

 

With support from the National Science Foundation, under the Urban Research Initiative
(C) 1999, 2000, 2001 Taub Urban Research Center, New York University
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