How could we preserve spontaneity in discovering the city, if cities are constantly observed and completely mapped?

Turn off tech devices and enjoy serendipity. Turn on tech devices to be guided. Tech allows you to safely lose yourself.

«Urban dérive » research project will be launched this year by ENSAM. “Urban dérive” is about analysing the city from the intangibles. In some way the project reminds Daniele Quercia Happy Maps (Capacity of Emotional Data) and the Walking app developed by the city of Glasgow or other apps as such as Serendipitor and Wanderlust.