On Saturday September 15, 2018 Smash the Box (StBox) will be hosting its inaugural virtual reality design charrette series at Impact Hub Seattle on “Envision Seattle with Self-Driving Cars in VR” at Impact Hub Seattle.
The purpose of the event:
Is to gather our communities input on how we can redesign our future city for self-driving cars. With these comments StBox will turn this into report and present this to the City of Seattle.
Here are some pictures from testing out Oculus Rift VR gear at the Oculus office in SODO.
At the event:
Use Google Earth VR and Google Tilt Brush in order to re-draw Seattle's streets for self-driving cars.
Network with the community and multidisciplinary fields: Architecture, engineering, tech, transportation, planning and more!
Hear presentations from local Seattle urban design & tech professionals
Tyler Folsom (Xe/hey/Them) - UW Bothell Affiliate Professor & Director of Elcano the Elcano Project
Isaac Gross (He/Him/His) - LimeBike Seattle General Manager
Hannah Keyes (She/Her/Hers) - NBBJ Pedestrian Advocate and Planner
Yes Segura (He/Him/His) - Founder of Smash the Box and Autonomous Vehicle Transportation Planner
Event registration and more information can be found here. ( bit.ly/stboxsea ) or visit Smash the Box on Facebook!