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PSU team maps Philadelphia's telework trends

On Sep 8, 2020
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The @PSUNittanyAI team's framework and associated heat map illustrates a key teleworking trend: "The more affluent the area, the higher the teleworking." @kristinmusulin reports: https://t.co/UOQNFsMGr9
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Students with the Nittany AI Alliance developed an AI-driven algorithm to illustrate the "teleworking risk" of regional census tracts and inform potential transit changes.

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The @PSUNittanyAI team's framework and associated heat map illustrates a key teleworking trend: "The more affluent the area, the higher the teleworking." @kristinmusulin reports: https://t.co/UOQNFsMGr9
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PSU team maps Philadelphia's telework trends

PSU team maps Philadelphia's telework trends

Students with the Nittany AI Alliance developed an AI-driven algorithm to illustrate the "teleworking risk" of regional census tracts and inform potential transit changes.

Here’s how Philly hopes to improve transportation in the next seven years

Here’s how Philly hopes to improve transportation in the next seven years

Here are five takeaways from the new city transportation plan.

Philly Traffic Congestion Costs Millions, Study Says

Philly Traffic Congestion Costs Millions, Study Says

According to a report done for the city, residents pay an extra $360 annually due to lost productivity stemming from traffic congestion.

The smart city conferences to check out in 2019

The smart city conferences to check out in 2019

Next year has a full slate of industry conferences, featuring conversations with top public and private officials on the pressing issues facing cities.

What Maps Tell Us About Chicagoland’s Mode Split

What Maps Tell Us About Chicagoland’s Mode Split

How does our region stack up compared to peer metro areas?

New Commute Data: Telecommuting on the Rise

New Commute Data: Telecommuting on the Rise

The news from the most recent American Community Survey data isn't entirely bad for advocates hoping that Americans will switch to more efficient, less impactful forms of commuting.

Killing SEPTA transfer fees, charging for parking differently — it's all in Philly's new transportation plan

Killing SEPTA transfer fees, charging for parking differently — it's all in Philly's new transportation plan

The City of Philadelphia released what may be its most ambitious and concretely detailed transportation plan yet on Wednesday. Called CONNECT, the seven-year plan…

Philadelphia reaches deal with Temple University for hospital space; 2 more COVID-19 deaths reported

Philadelphia reaches deal with Temple University for hospital space; 2 more COVID-19 deaths reported

The City of Philadelphia has reached an agreement with Temple University for hospital space as two more coronavirus deaths were reported.

T.Y. Lin International Wins 2019 Engineering Excellence Platinum and Silver Awards from ACEC New York

T.Y. Lin International Wins 2019 Engineering Excellence Platinum and Silver Awards from ACEC New York

T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that two TYLI projects have won awards in the American Council of Engineering ...

Some Brotherly Love for Buses in Newly Unveiled Seven-Year Transit Plan

Some Brotherly Love for Buses in Newly Unveiled Seven-Year Transit Plan

Philadelphia promises to emphasize bus travel as well as bike-share in a city where one-third of residents do not have access to a car.

What Philly can learn from Copenhagen’s response to the climate crisis

What Philly can learn from Copenhagen’s response to the climate crisis

City officials from Philadelphia visited Copenhagen for the C40 World Mayors Summit. Here’s what Philly can learn from the city’s design.

Transit-Oriented Development, Philadelphia Style

Transit-Oriented Development, Philadelphia Style

RAILWAY AGE, OCTOBER 2019 ISSUE: What’s happening in the City of Brotherly Love, one of America’s oldest and most storied cities? In the fifth installment of our ongoing series on ...

Philadelphia pilots connected lighting to modernise city services

Philadelphia pilots connected lighting to modernise city services

The city is deploying a suite of applications including smart lighting, air quality monitors and people traffic counters utilising Cimcon’s NearSky platform.

How major US cities are using location data to make key decisions about COVID-19

How major US cities are using location data to make key decisions about COVID-19

This article was originally published by Sarah Wray on Cities Today, the leading news platform on urban mobility and innovation, reaching an international audience of city leaders. ...

This tool predicts where traffic jams are likely as more people commute in cars during the pandemic

This tool predicts where traffic jams are likely as more people commute in cars during the pandemic

Researchers are predicting a switch to single-occupancy vehicle commuting during the pandemic - which could result in 'extreme traffic' in large metro areas.

Want to Build a Smart City? Here Are Some Strategies That Work

Want to Build a Smart City? Here Are Some Strategies That Work

Collaborative platforms, sustainability, public-private partnerships and data analytics are critical for developing smart and inclusive cities.