Registration Deadline: 04/15/2013 – Submission Deadline: 04/15/2013 – Category: Miscellaneous, International – Open To: All – Entry Fee: EURO 30 (EURO 50) – Awards: 1st Prize: 65% of the total amount, 2nd Prize: 35% of the total amount
As most roads belong to the public space, this can be seen as a «tragedy of the commons», for which planers and engineers attempt to forecast traffic flows using empirical models. But despite all the attempts for fluid traffic, people all over the world – when asked what could change to make their city better – would answer in majority: the traffic. The seemingly limitations of transportation do not stop with the example of cars and roads. Transport systems, such as the Tokyo Metro suffer regularly from rush hours. The need to move has become an indisputable matter – even more with the urban growth and the dependency of the city for its flexible citizens.