City clicker: Dan Doctoroff on the creation of digital cities

Dan Doctoroff’s plans to build cities “from the internet up” have made him one of the biggest names in urban innovation. The founder of Sidewalk Labs talks about digital districts and his journey from deputy mayor to global tech titan.

When it comes to building a city from the internet up, there are no quick fixes. There are no shortcuts to be taken, no straightforward decisions to be made and no well-trodden paths to be followed. 

Just ask Dan Doctoroff – the man who has