by Dr. Mariela Alfonzo
Is now the best time to solve cities' problems with technology?
Cisco's Power of Technology Campaign
Cisco has asked Mariela Alfonzo, the Founder of State of Place, why there has never been a better time to solve problems with technology. State of Place is quantifying what people love about cities and why it makes economic sense to make them better.
Lean Placemaking for Cities
Lean Startup Conference
Defining Great Places
Institute for Quality Communities, Placemaking Conference
Mariela Alfonzo describes her methodology for measuring great places. What aspects of the built environment can be measured, and how can these measurements help us make decisions that lead to quality places? This presentation is also available with closed captioning at iTunes U:
Activity Centers in the D.C. Region
Mobility Lab: Live, Work & Prosper
Mobility Lab and the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments present the first of two videos produced to describe the D.C. region's "activity centers" project.
The Case for Activity Centers in the D.C. Region
Mobility Lab: Livability
Mobility Lab and the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments partner to bring you how transportation and planning are transforming the area.