The Overview

Within the Smart City think piece we have engaged key thinkers on the concept of the Internet of Things and forecast th future of small city development in a connected world. Read more


The people's view

We traveled to Guimarães to run a design fiction workshop as part of our Open Cities programme in July 2012.

The workshop was inspired by a talk by Sam Kinsley of University of West of England on Design Fiction at the Pervasive Media Studio.  Read more

expert view

The Expert view

Here is a compilation of responses and inputs received on the topic of ‘Smaller Smarter Cities’ – a project designed to generate debate and ideas to support the ‘Open City Guimaraes’ element of the European Capital of Culture.

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A film about future Guimarães

Technology as a driver for action and interaction. Within the Smart City intervention we would like to engage an audience on the concept of the Internet of Things and visualize the future of Guimarães in a connected world. Read more