Future of cities is heading towards becoming a smart city, fueled by data. Smart cities are primarily focused on efficiency, predictability, and control (source). While human interactions are organic, spontaneous and unpredictable. Finding the balance of human and machine in this digital age is critically important.
As humans, we need a sense of belonging. To a place, to others, to a community (source). Building trust and social interactions is important. As the challenges of tomorrow are linked with sharing: space, food, transportation, we need to understand how humans connect and interact with each other.