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Senseable at TED

On March 1, 2011, the Senseable City Lab shared their work at TED2011: The Rediscovery of Wonder. Listed here are all the projects that were presented in the talk. Video will be posted online soon.

TED 2011 Speaker

Whimsical drawing of Carlo Ratti

Carlo Ratti, Director

Carlo Ratti directs the MIT SENSEable City Lab, which explores the "real-time city" by studying the way sensors and electronics relate to the built environment. He's opening a research center in Singapore as part of an MIT-led initiative on the Future of Urban Mobility. (Portrait of Carlo Ratti by Siegfried Woldhek)

TED Team

Carlo Ratti, Director & Speaker
Assaf Biderman, Associate Director
Adam Pruden
Erich Mueller
Paolo Patelli
David Lee
Alexander Penn
Rex Britter
Eric Baczuk
Jennifer Dunnam



Presented Senseable City Lab Projects

The following Senseable City Lab projects were shown at TED2011 in Carlo Ratti's presentation. For more information and credits please visit each project's website at the links below.

Real Time Rome

Trash Track

Digital Water Pavilion


Dancing Atoms

The Cloud (+ atmos page)