Professor Andrew Hudson-Smith Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA)  at University College London. He is also an elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a member of the Greater London Authority Smart London Board and was Head of Department at the CASA for 8 years as well as Deputy Director for UCL East.

With a focus on key research around smart cities, digital communication and the Internet of Things his work has featured widely in the media including, Sky Television, The New York Times, The Guardian and most recently, The One Show, Channel 4 News, New Scientist, Wired, ABC Australia, The Japan Times, BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 5.

The blog aims to cover everything relating to sensing, mapping and visualising digital technologies in urban environments, with a view towards smart cities, smart places and urban technology.



  1. David Fallon - August 12, 2013

    Hi ,

    I would like to contact you about a visualisation research project based in the Future City platform.
    Perhaps you could send me your contact details please?

    Kind regards,

    David Fallon

    00353 879 881 585

  2. Interview with Andrew Hudson – From smart data to smart cities – Big Data Examiner - November 8, 2016

    […] a number of scholarly papers on Smart Cities and Internet of things that are available on the digital urban website. There has been a lot of press and even advertising about the idea of “Smart Cities”. […]

  3. Urban Information Systems | AESOP Young Academics - June 2, 2017

    […] 3D Urban Information Systems. Delivering a keynote at the GISRUK 2017 conference in Manchester, Andrew Hudson-Smith (Director of CASA at UCL) shared how the pioneer 3D city model of London which they developed in […]

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