ASEAN Australia Smart Cities Webinar Series Part 3: Digitized Urban Planning for Improved Efficiency and Compliance


ASEAN Australia Smart Cities Webinar Series Part 3: Digitized Urban Planning for Improved Efficiency and Compliance

06 October 2020


(Part 3 of the ASEAN Australia Smart Cities Webinar Series)

In an era of rapid urbanization, an open and visual urban planning process is vital to a city’s capacity to be competitive while promoting its citizens’ wellbeing. To this end, digital planning systems have become an invaluable tool for local government officials and city planners, enabling them not only to analyze the impact of existing and new development plans, but also ensure compliance with local regulations and land use conditions. Such visual platforms also make engaging the community easier, ensuring that their needs and concerns are considered in the urban planning and decision-making process.

Part 3 of the ASEAN Australia Smart Cities Webinar Series will discuss how smart 3D planning systems are being used to create compelling urban masterplans and improve the efficiency and impact of the urban planning process. Panelists will share their experience on available visual planning technologies, best practices, and specific use cases. Attendees are encouraged to actively engage in the discussion through interactive polling and Q&A.

Note: Some of the presentations below contain videos that cannot be captured via PDF. We recommend watching the webinar recording to view them as they were presented. 

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
06 Oct 2020 Presentation Digital Resilient Cities: Smart Spatial Planning Systems
This presentation discussed smart city planning solutions being used to address the most pressing urban development issues of our time.
Theresa Fink
06 Oct 2020 Presentation Digitized Urban Planning for Improved Efficiency and Compliance – A Cambodian Perspective
This presentation discussed how digitized urban planning models and tools can be used in a developing country context.
Saibal Das Chowdhury
06 Oct 2020 Presentation 3D City Information Models Using ArcGIS CityEngine
This presentation discussed the development of 3D city information models using a tool which allows you to build entire 3d cities.
Ricardo Cabrera-Nyst
06 Oct 2020 Presentation The Digital Twin: Cities for Outcomes
This presentation the concept of Digital Twins, how they are being used for planning, and some of the benefits of using such an approach.
Adam Beck


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