Urbanism Next
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Urbanism Next is the primary source for information about the potential impacts of emerging technologies—autonomous vehicles, e-commerce and the sharing economy—on city development, form, and design and the implications for sustainability, resiliency, equity, the economy, and quality of life.

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The Urbanism Next Center is a part of the Sustainable Cities Institute at the University of Oregon. In addition to collaborating with multiple departments and experts at the University of Oregon, Urbanism Next is proud to partner with other like-minded organizations to help share research and thinking on the potential impacts of emerging technologies.

Urbanism Next’s The NEXUS is generously sponsored by the New Urban Mobility Alliance (NUMO), who also assisted with content creation for The NEXUS. Urbanism Next and NUMO would also like to thank the members of The NEXUS Technical Advisory Committee for their guidance and feedback during the creation of The NEXUS:

  • David Alpert, Greater Greater Washington
  • Regina Clewlow, Populus
  • Evan Corey Costagliola, Nelson\Nygaard
  • Benjamin de la Peña, City of Seattle Department of Transportation (former)
  • Joshua Johnson, City of Minneapolis
  • Rebecca Lewis, University of Oregon
  • Debs Schrimmer, Lyft
  • Susan Shaheen, UC Berkeley
  • Elizabeth Weight, Utah Department of Transportation