San Francisco

How 3-D Is Helping Planners Plan

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Image courtesy Fehr & Peers

Mapping has always been a powerful tool for planners and policy makers, but it becomes even stronger with the advent of data-driven 3-D mapping and design software like Esri’s CityEngine. These applications have the potential to enrich planning efforts and to better inform planners about transportation systems and sea level rise. Stop by the Urban Center to learn more about how 3-D planning is the future of how we plan our cities. Co-presented by Northern California APA.

+ David Wasserman / Fehr & Peers
+ Eric Wittner / Esri CityEngine
+ Michael Flaxman / Geodesign Technologies, Inc. 

Location

SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726

Admission

free for SPUR members
$10 for non-members

Pre-registration is not required for this event.

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