Planning Support Science

Hard and Soft Data Integration in Geocomputation: Mixed Methods for Data Collection and Processing in Urban Planning

With the fast development and popularity of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and the Internet of Things (IoT), there has been a boom in spatial data in recent years. Such data flow with large volume, high velocity and big variety is becoming a hotspot for urban studies and planning research (Batty, 2012; Geertman et al., 2017).