Dan Hill part 1 - Cities of Sound
Dan Hill is Director of Strategic Design at Vinnova - Sweden’s Government Innovation Authority where he invents the future of cities.
His story brings together innovation, design, music, technology, gender, computer science and lots more. He’s been the Head of Interactive Technology and Design at the BBC, Director of Web and Broadcast at Monocle, CEO of Fabrica, Design Advocate for the Mayor of London, Executive Director of Future Cities Catapult, the Spice Girls’ web designer and much more…
This is the first in a two-part series in which Dan talks in-depth about his experience consulting governments on innovation, mobility, and quality of life, his thoughts on how we use technology, culture and creativity to meet the UN sustainable development goals, what sorts of noises electric cars should make, why gardeners should be put in charge of urban planning, how he brought podcasting to the masses - and much more.