The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis


22 Mar 2017 | 5pm | Smart Cities are made of better citizens | Kwame Ferreira

22 March 2017, 5:00 pm–6:00 pm

Kwame Ferreira

For a city to be smart it must go beyond efficient energy and resource management. It must do something that cities were not architected to do: create better citizens.

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UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA)


LG04 Lecture Theatre, 26 Bedford Way, London, United Kingdom, WC1H 0DS

Kwame Ferreira will be talking about how this can be achieved and he will also explore how different economic models have impacted upon the nature of cities, culminating in the next pivoting moment, the rise of the generative economy under the guise of a universal basic income. 

Kwame Ferreira is the CEO of impossible.com which is best known for developing socially conscious innovation. Kwame’s award winning ventures include socially and environmentally sustainable mobile phone Fairphone and Nikabot.com chatbot for improved project tracking on Slack.