Portland State University

From Catalog
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Portland State University
Portland State University logo.png
Sector Consumer Discretionary
Industry 25302010
Type Public Company
Founded 1946
Founder(s) Stephen Edward Epler
City, State Portland
Country Oregon
Area served Worldwide
Key Executives Stephen Percy, President
Products Research University
Revenue $361 million€ 306,850,000 <br />£ 277.97 <br />
Number of employees 3,800
Homepage https://www.pdx.edu/


The Digital City Testbed Center at Portland State University establishes a network of campuses in the Pacific Northwest where smart city technologies are tested before being deployed in communities at large. These technologies can help make cities "smarter" by improving sustainability, public health, well-being, and accessibility.

Topic Description Speaker Play
Digital City Testbed Center Overview of the Digital City Testbed Center Jonathan Fink Digital City Testbed Center City Platform 5-9-19-1-1024x575.jpg
Accessible Wayfinding Our campus testbeds try out and help develop new technologies that assist people with disabilities. Two of our researchers are working on accessible wayfinding to improve navigation apps for people with disabilities. Jonathan Fink Wayfinding.jpg