The joint interdisciplinary Urban Futures Lab is a collaboration between three units at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas:
The Lab is structured in five broad and intertwined research areas:
- RESILIENCE - Urban resilience and ecology: transforming communities
HEALTH - Mobility, urban health, and well-being
HOUSING - Affordable housing, mixed-use urban living
TECHNOLOGY - Integrated technologies, big data, and sustainable construction
POLICY - Urban governance, policy, and transition pathways
Each of these five thematic research areas is led by an eminent academic.