Urbanflow Engine is a new kind of planning and analysis software to help deisgn and build better plans with the power of data. Built for and by planning professionals, Urbanflow Engine incorporates state-of-the-art decision support and plan analysis technology. Whether you are presenting to decision makers, engaging the broader community or want a interactive canvas for your project data, Urbanflow Engine makes it this easy and simple to manage your workflow, communicate your ideas, explore alternatives. Urban planning process is re-imagined for the 21st century.
Communicate and share your planning ideas – whatever your experience level. You might be a transport consultant, or an environmental officer, or anyone interested in how people, places and journeys fit together. Underneath the simple User Interface is an advanced simulation tool and data processing engine that helps in developing powerful and insightful presentations around your analysis. We created this technology to take care of the complicated stuff so you can can focus on the job and execute on your mission.
Hrishikesh Ballal graduated from MIT's Engineering Systems Division and Urbanflow Engine started as his thesis there. He got married recently and he finds juggling Urbanflow Engine and his family life a huge challenge. You can connect with him at www.hrishikeshballal.net or @hrishiballal on Twitter.
Anjali is an experienced transportation expert with a PhD in Transportation Policy and Planning from MIT. She recently went through a transition and moved to India and is the Strategy Head of Research and Practice at EMBARQ (India) focusing on sustainable transport solutions around the world. You can connect with her at @amahendra22 on Twitter.
From concept to an interactive map in minutes. You can get started now – and there’s no manual to read. Build your ideas quickly using our innovative super simple user interface. Compare and analyze compelling maps without friction. Every map has a URL, so you can share them with anyone in an instant. At last there is a way to create beautiful planning presentations online.
Switch up your plans and dive deep to see the impact, immediately and interactively. Engage non-professional and non-technical people with your analysis. We use world class mapping technologies and computing infrastructure to bring your maps to life.
Urbanflow Engine comes integrated with advanced version control technology. Never loose any change and see your plans evolve. The data you generate with Urbanflow Engine is safely stored on our servers, and can be downloaded at any time for use with other tools. Your data remains yours. If you have existing data, Urbanflow Engine plays nicely with it. In addtion to our sketching tools, we support all of the common urban planning formats including feature layers, GeoJSON, Shapefiles etc. formats.
visualization that make the hard analytical work of planning seem easy even when it isn’t.
Urbanflow Engine introduces sophisticated internet technology into the world of urban planning.