Dave was clear on the fact that there’s an immediate change needed for the way our built environment is managed.
He’s working on a project known as “Maximo”:
It uses an app on smart phones that allows people (in this case, students) to report maintenance issues around the community. Such things as broken windows, graffiti, or even potholes. This sends the data to the right people that have the capability to fix these problems.
School districts are getting involved, and students are a very receptive audience. This allows the students to participate within the community in a positive manner.
Dave had a couple of ideas shown in graphs that add to the topic:
COLLABORATION AMPLIFIES INNOVATION!!