human-centered cities

What Notre Dame tells us about emotional connection to place

What Notre Dame tells us about emotional connection to place

We are emotional beings, as well as physical ones. Therefore our cities and places need to cater for our emotional needs for belonging, memory, comfort, safety and connection as much as they do our need for transport, shelter and recreation.

150+ neighbourhoods, 12 months, 1 Gala: how a mathematician took a heart-felt dive into urban development

150+ neighbourhoods, 12 months, 1 Gala: how a mathematician took a heart-felt dive into urban development

If you told me a year ago that I would be using my technical and analytical skills in urban planning, I would have asked you, “what is urban planning?” December marked my first anniversary with Neighbourlytics, its been an ocean of learnings and new experiences, this is a little bit of my story and some of the things I’ve learned so far.