Category: Fieldwork


Critical Reader Visits to Shanghai, Wuhan, Shenzhen & Ningbo

Some of our team members converged earlier this month in Shanghai, and then travelled on to Wuhan, visiting a series of key ‘smart’ and ‘eco’ sites in each city, and meeting key local actors.  These follow earlier visits to Shenzhen and Ningbo during the last project year. Among other things, the Shanghai visit included a seminar at the Pudong …


Critical Reader Visit to Bordeaux

Some photos from last week’s visit to Bordeaux. Team members from China, Holland, and the UK visited some key ‘smart’ and ‘eco’ projects in the city, and provided critical feedback on the findings emerging from fieldwork.     中文请微信搜索smartecocities公众平台    


Fieldwork Update: Critical Reader Visits

We’ve been conducting fieldwork in each of our eight case study cities in Europe and China over the last few months. This primary research is being followed up by a series of ‘critical reader’ visits by other members of our international team, to provide feedback on the findings and to add further cross-comparative insights. Meanwhile, we’ve begun work …