CvBQH2EWYAAyIfx.jpg-largeWe are pleased to announce that the edited volume of selected papers from the Big Data and Urban Informatics conference is now available from Springer.  Seeing Cities Through Big Data: Research, Methods and Applications in Urban Informatics brings together twenty-nine chapters that are relevant to planners and urban academics.  Chapters address a variety of topics including challenges and opportunities of Urban Big Data, changing organizational and educational perspectives with Big Data, social equity and data democracy, as well as a number of empirical works focused on transportation, sea level rise, energy use, urban soundscapes, emergencies, among others, that utilize Big Data for knowledge discovery in urban contexts.

The book is available here: http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-3-319-40902-3