A Sustainable Cities Initiative by Siemens
Designing a modern building involves making a myriad of decisions, all of which have an impact on its sustainability rating. Create Your Own Sustainable Building is a large-scale, immersive environment where visitors undertake this challenge, and are rewarded by seeing their designs for an office, block of flats, or a house build instantly in front of them.
Using bespoke computer vision techniques, the visitor's hand is measured and biometric data is obtained. As well as showing the visitor how important biometrics are, the exhibit goes on to use the biometric data to guess the visitor's gender!
Using augmented reality and a book interface, What's Causing The Warming? employs a series of pop-up animations to explore the evidence behind the most likely causes of the increasing temperature.
Camera tracking is used to create an interactive pixel mirror, where your gestures control the exploration of environmental changes that are taking place around the world.
With real-time 3D and a proprietary gesture based interface, Climate System explains the science behind the unique set of conditions which determine the different climate and weather conditions we experience around the world.
When he’s awake the Clay / 9000 is designed to tell visitors stories about well-known robots in science fiction literature. The stories are animated on a screen embedded into his chest.