How Can We Create Smart Transportation?

Will a combination of high-tech transportation (bullet trains and light rail) and low-cost transportation (biking and walking) define the city of the future in order to reduce congestion and air pollution? Will automobiles be left behind, and, if not, what form will they take in the city of the future? What other factors will influence the face of transportation? How do we ensure access for all? 

Festival: 2012

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