Roberto Ponce Lopez

Professor - Researcher | Tecnológico de Monterrey San Pedro Garza García, Mexico
Roberto Ponce Lopez


Roberto is a professor-researcher of Urban Studies at the TEC of Monterrey. His research focuses on combining spatial analysis tools with machine learning and large scale datasets to model urban morphology, land use, transportation and environmental interactions. Roberto holds a Ph.D. degree from the Department of Urban Studies and Planning at MIT.


Open Side Events | SMART CITY EXPO

Sustainable and Inclusive Cities: Leveraging Satellite Imagery, AI, and Big Data

Carolina Piedrafita
Carolina Piedrafita Inter-American Development Bank Housing and Urban Development Sr. Specialist Moderator
Antonio Vazquez Brust
Antonio Vazquez Brust Inter American Development Bank IDB Data Science Consultant, IDB Cities Lab Speaker
Daniela Evia
Daniela Evia CAPSUS Knowledge Management Specialist Speaker
Roberto Ponce Lopez
Roberto Ponce Lopez Tecnológico de Monterrey Professor - Researcher Speaker

#Algorithms, #Artificial Intelligence, #Big Data, #Connectivity, #Data Analytics, #Data Management, #Deep Learning, #Digital Modelling

08-11-2023 15:30 08-11-2023 16:15 Europe/Madrid Sustainable and Inclusive Cities: Leveraging Satellite Imagery, AI, and Big Data

Join this panel, organized by the IDB's Cities Lab, where we will detail how cities can incorporate Big Data processing and the application of Artificial Intelligence to face complex urban planning challenges. We will present the highlights' of the Open Urban Planning Toolbox, a collection of open source applications to facilitate urban planning tasks such as automatically mapping informal settlements or simulating future urban growth.

Hall 2 | Plaza: Central
Wed 8 15:30h - 16:15h Hall 2 | Plaza: Central