The digital turn in planning: Promises and pitfalls
with Ian Babelon
Episode based on the article
- Beynon‐Davies, P. (2010). The enactment of significance: A unified conception of information, systems and technology. European Journal of Information Systems, 19(4), 389–408. https://doi.org/10.1057/ejis.2010.34
- Wilson, A., & Tewdwr‐Jones, M. (2022). Covid‐19 and the rise of digital planning: Fast and slow adoption of a digital planning system. Town Planning Review, 93(5), 495–518. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3828/tpr.2022.3
- Kitchin, R., Dawkins, O., & Young, G. (2019). Prospects for an intelligent planning system. Planning Theory & Practice, 20(4), 595–599. https://doi.org/10.1080/14649357.2019.1651997
- Commonplace. (2021). Engaging for the future.
About the Speaker
Ian Babelon is a research fellow at the Department of Architecture and Built Environment at Northumbria University (Newcastle, UK). His research, consultancy, and blogging experience includes participatory planning, low-carbon housing retrofits, and digital transformation across the built environment. His doctoral dissertation investigated the use of digital participatory platforms in urban planning from an international perspective. He also works as a UX researcher.