IGLUS is a non-profit initiative of EPFL and selected partners, seeking to help cities better understand the strengths and weaknesses of the governance of their infrastructures with respect to the dimensions Efficiency, Sustainability, and Resilience.
IGLUS brings together practitioners (city managers, city officials, urban services providers, etc.) and academics from many different disciplines (amongst others, urban planners, architects, geographers, engineers, economists, management experts, and political scientists). IGLUS’ multidisciplinary approach focuses on infrastructures (technologies), institutions (rules), actors (organizations) and pervasive information and communication technologies (ICTs).
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During one of the sessions in IGLUS Delhi Module we learnt, What are wetlands? How do they contribute to the ecological wellbeing of a city? and use case of conservation of such heritage wetland Hauz Khas lake. The session by Manu Bhatnagar, Director INTACH clarified...
I always knew that India was a country with low living cost. After buying the flight tickets to Delhi, I started looking for a hotel in Booking.com to stay during my two weeks. At this moment two facts caught my attention: the lack of standardization in the location...
Setting the Context My sojourn with Delhi began about 6 months ago. Prior to this I was based out of my home-city Bengaluru. Delhi was new to me and I was still in the process of fully understanding it let alone unpacking its various layers. My initial rendezvous with...
New Delhi Module Video
Last month, IGLUS visited Delhi for the first time! Thanks again to the great team of the National Institute of Urban Affairs for sharing with us your experience and knowledge of the city and its challenges! Check out the video to discover the key highlights of the module.
New Book: The Governance of Smart Transportation Systems is out from Springer
‘The Governance of Smart Transportation Systems: Towards New Organizational Structures for the Development of Shared, Automated, Electric and Integrated Mobility’ is going to be published by Springer in September 2019.