daniele quercia

daniele quercia

intro’d to Daniele here:

November 2014 at TED@BCG Berlin – happy maps

efficiency can be a cult

logic will take you einstein

logic will take you from a to b. imagination will take you everywhere. – Einstein

my research is looking at how to avoid the danger of the single path

danger of single story

perhaps we live in a world fabricated for efficiency



Urban technologies — get more from human emotions – TEDxBarcelona


7 min – evidence from people in the city

scores based on flickr tags



Las mejores rutas urbanas



UrbanGems: Crowdsourcing Quiet, Beauty and Happiness


interview before he keynotes – youth connected life conference:


urban infomatics – big cities doing this: london, ..

what counts in the city is not so much the efficiency but the experience 

smell data… sound scape

happy city –

charles montgomery



find/follow Daniele:

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promiscuous (cross-disciplinary) researcher with few exes: ex-UCL,, –, –. Astonishingly, views are..;)


Jane Jacobs

Hans Monderman

city ness





happy ness



in the city.

as the day.

app/chip ness

city sketchup


Science is trial&error, and some “researchers” do not get it http://t.co/a1zxtQIQyl

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/danielequercia/status/619289858897485824


Quercia (@danielequercia) tweeted at 4:51 AM – 7 Jul 2018 :
Which are the problems too big to be solved by nation states? Blockchain could help #futurefest18 (http://twitter.com/danielequercia/status/1015548888860766209?s=17)

equity: everyone getting a go everyday

as it could be..

ie: hlb via 2 convos that io dance.. as the day..[aka: not part\ial.. for (blank)’s sake…]..  a nother way