November 16, 2018 Featured by New York University. Established in the early 19th century to address the higher education needs of a rapidly growing New York City, NYU has been from its origins a consciously urban university. Today, with a… Continue Reading Urban Initiatives at NYU
NYU Center for Urban Science and Progress Professor Releases World’s Densest Urban Aerial Laser Scanning Dataset
New York University’s Center for Urban Science and Progress (NYU CUSP) Professor Debra F. Laefer today released the world’s densest urban aerial laser scanning (LiDAR) dataset.
National Science Foundation Recognizes 2 NYU Professors for Promising Research in Smart Cities and Smart Transportation
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has selected two New York University faculty members, Joseph Y.J. Chow and Constantine Kontokosta, as recipients of the prestigious NSF Faculty Early Career Development Awards, more widely known as CAREER Awards.
New York University Partners with King’s College and the University of Warwick to Establish the Center for Urban Science and Progress in London
New York University (NYU), King’s College London, and the University of Warwick have signed an agreement to establish a London Center for Urban Science and Progress at Bush House, part of King’s Strand campus, in 2017.
CUSP is Here!
The Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) is a unique public-private research center that uses New York City as its laboratory and classroom to help cities around the world become more productive, livable, equitable, and resilient. CUSP observes, analyzes, and models cities to optimize outcomes, prototype new solutions, formalize new tools and processes, and develop new expertise/experts.
NYU’s Center for Urban Science & Progress Welcomes Michael Flowers as its First Urban Science Fellow
NYU’s Center for Urban Science & Progress (CUSP) today announced the appointment of Michael Flowers, who served as New York City’s first Chief Analytics Officer, as its inaugural Urban Science Fellow.
NYU’s Center For Urban Science & Progress To Offer Unique Executive Education In Urban Informatics And City Analytics
New York University’s Center for Urban Science & Progress (CUSP) today announced the launch of a new executive education program in urban informatics and city analytics, one of the only such programs of its kind in the world.
Mayor Bloomberg Welcomes NYU’s Center For Urban Science & Progress Inaugural Graduate Class
Mayor Bloomberg was on hand to welcome the inaugural class of graduate students at New York University’s Center for Urban Science & Progress (CUSP). The NYU center was designated just last year as part of the City’s groundbreaking Applied Sciences NYC initiative, which seeks to increase New York City’s capacity for applied sciences.