LADEST is the Laboratory of socio-geographical research of the University of Siena, based in the Department of Social, Political and Cognitive Sciences. The laboratory specialises in data collection and spatial analysis, Geographical Information Science, and territorial data mapping. The current research focus is on citizen science and crowdsourcing, territorial marketing and environmental monitoring.

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April 2018 Update
The Airification report was presented at the Association of European Schools of Planning annual Congress in July 2017. We are now in the process of producing the 2018 update of the study. The updated report will be online in a couple of weeks. Please bear with us.

Excerpts on LADEST website


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