Carlo Ratti

MIT professor and visionary on the impact of digital technologies on cities
MIT professor, architect, engineer and inventor Carlo Ratti on the new digital canvas of urban environments, designing human-centric smart cities, and what makes a great cybercity.
  • Carlo Ratti of Carlo Ratti Associati and smart city expert

    The digital canvas presented by smart cities

    IoT has the potential to revolutionize urban infrastructure, making cities less congested, less polluted and more energy efficient, says Carlo Ratti, head of MIT’s Senseable City Lab.
  • Carlo Ratti of Carlo Ratti Associati and smart cities expert

    How the digitalization of cities empowers people

    The forces shaping tomorrow’s smart cities — from planners and architects to technology companies — need to adopt a human-centric approach, argues MIT professor Carlo Ratti.
  • Carlo Ratti, founding partner of Carlo Ratti Associati

    What makes a great smart city?

    As digitalization progressively reshapes key elements of metropolitan life, we ask founding partner at Carlo Ratti Associati, MIT professor and smart city expert Carlo Ratti how his ideal city might evolve.

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