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Sociological approach to the city

Sociological approach to the city


Jesús Leal and Andrés Wallister. First practical work revision, main debates on urban sociology under different perspectives and a workshop to defing the second practical work and governance readings

Mobility Surveys

Mobility Surveys


Why and how people move? Mobility surveys are the key tool to know the mobility patterns in the urban areas: trip purpose, mean of transport, spatial distribution, scheduling, etc. This information allows mobility planning.

Transport modelling

Transport modelling


Transport modelling and VISSUM software workshop

City logistics

City logistics


Jose Holguín lectures about urban freight distribution, urban freight terminals and a laboratory with workshop format regarding city logistics.

Quality of Mobility Services

Quality of Mobility Services


Rocío Cascajo and Andrés Monzón. Leccturers about ITS & Public transport systems, quality key factors for better mobility and land use and transport integration.

The Liveable City

The Liveable City


María Eugenia López Lambas and Andrés Monzón. First a lecture about sustainable urban mobility plans will take place. After that MCS participants must present their work in the PLUTO software.

Field Trip: Gas Natural Unión Fenosa substation

Field Trip: Gas Natural Unión Fenosa substation


Field trip to a Madrid Gas Natural Unión Fenosa Substation.

Renewable energy

Renewable energy


Carlos García Suarez renewable energy sector lecture.

Prototyping

Prototyping


Sergio Ramos. Lecture about prototyping and workshop applied to MCS participants venture Labs projects.

Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays


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Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays


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Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays


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Economy analysis

Economy analysis


José Antonio Herce. Lecture about econometrics and how to assess urban economy with information

Economy policies

Economy policies


José Luis Gómez Barroso. Lecture about the policy tools to improve city economics

Mid term exercise introduction

Mid term exercise introduction


Gines Garrido and Javier Malo. Mid term report introduction and workshop

Municipal finance

Municipal finance


Jordi Joly. Municipal finance is a key issue for current municipalities. Dealing with a sustainable debt is essencial for long-term success.
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City Branding

City Branding


Gildo Seisdedos. City branding is essencial for both city identity and tourism.

Mid term exercise presentation

Mid term exercise presentation


Gines Garrido, Javier Malo and Ignacio Sanmartín. Mid term exercise presentation

Segregation

Segregation


Jesús Leal and Andrés Wallister. Lectures and disscussions about segregation and creative cities. First practical work and readings presentation.

Urban forms

Urban forms


Jesús Leal, Daniel Sorando and Almudena Martínez. Debate on informational city, global city, hosing and public space.

Product Development

Product Development


Izanami Martinez. Lecture and discussion about how to develop a successful product.

Governance conference

Governance conference


Patrick Le Gales and Andrés Wallister. Patrick Les Gales conference about governance and final discussion with Andrés Wallister.

Governance of the city

Governance of the city


Jesús Leal and Andrés Wallister. Methodology developed in the second practical work revision and discussion about social needs, urban wellfare and urban regeneration

Visit to Madrid Neighborhoods

Visit to Madrid Neighborhoods


Jesús Leal and Fernando Altozano show MCS students the most sygnificant Madrid neighborhoods from a sociologic point of view. Both of them will explain how to use interviews as the main tool for understand citizens issues. In addition, MCS participants put into practices the main methodologies to address important city issues such as social cohesion.

Economy and Business

Economy and Business


Esteban Moro will speak about AFI´s projects using big data applied to urban analytics.

Economy and Business

Economy and Business


Pablo Hernández lecture about cost-benefit analysis. Analytic techniques in urban policies workshop.

Field trip to the local government and participation processes

Field trip to the local government and participation processes


Field trip around Madrid to understand the local government, social networks in neighborhoods and how to solve social conflicts.

Madrid as a global city

Madrid as a global city


Joan Subirats and Andrés Wallister. The challenge of social governance and public participation in local decisions.

Final presentation

Final presentation


MCS participants work field presentation to Jesús Leal, Andrés Wallister and Almudena Martínez.

Workshop: E-Mobility in cities

Workshop: E-Mobility in cities


A triple class. Experts from Energy, Mobility and Environmental & Sustainability modules discuss about opportunities and challenges regarding the introduction of electric car in cities from the three axis point of view. It will be covered the next content:

  • Energy balance in cities: Madrid as a case study
  • Main features of e-mobility in cities
  • Round-table discussion on e-mobility in cities with Iberdrola, Nissan, Madrid City Hall and Car2Go
     

Nommon

Nommon


Ricardo Herranz. Lecture and workshop about using mobile footprints to modelling urban mobility. Business models associated.

Commercial Channels

Commercial Channels


Chema González. These sessions will provide MCS participants of the knowledge of how to use technology to enhance a business

Field trip: Zaragoza urban lab

Field trip: Zaragoza urban lab


Field trip to Zaragoza urban lab and innovation district. 

Energy in the Urban Environment

Energy in the Urban Environment


Alberto Abanades. Renewable energies in the city, hydrogen and case study with real energy data of a great city.

Energy Efficiency Projects in Smart Cities: Goals and Viability

Energy Efficiency Projects in Smart Cities: Goals and Viability


Paulina Beato. Role of Smart Cities on Reducing GHG, Challenges and Obstacles for Developing Energy Efficient Cities and Exploring some Solutions.

Energy Efficiency and Smart Lighting Session

Energy Efficiency and Smart Lighting Session


MCS participants will visit the Cedint to visit its outdoor smart lighting system.the smart greenhouse module and a smart building. This visit will include two master classes of Guillermo de Campo y Jorge Martín and a workshop.

Waste Management

Waste Management


David Wilson and Julio Lumbreras. Lecture about waste management systems.

Field Trip: Valdemingomez

Field Trip: Valdemingomez


Field trip to Valdemingomez, the Madrid waste management plant. It produces energy from biogas, generates compost,...

Case study: Waste Management

Case study: Waste Management


David Wilson. Lecture about the projects that David Wilson has been involved. In addition, there will be a waste management workshop.

Planning of Elements

Planning of Elements


Daniel Zarza, Gines Garrido and Javier Malo. Lecture and discussion about how to plan urban elements.

Elements of Planning

Elements of Planning


José Miguel Fernández Güell, Emilio Ontiveros and Javier Malo. Lecture and discussion about the elements that are used for city planning. Assessment of their advantages and disadvantages.

The City as a Playground

The City as a Playground


Paisaje Transversal, Gines Garrido and Javier Malo. Lecture and discussion about the elements that make a city more enjoyable.

Core and Landscape Retrofitting

Core and Landscape Retrofitting


Petr Kudryvtsev, Gines Garrido and Javier Malo. Lecture and discussion about how to recover the landscape in urban areas.

Generic City

Generic City


Flavio Tejada, Gines Garrido and Javier Malo. Lecture and discussion about the lost of identity that is leading our cities.

Start-ups legal issues

Start-ups legal issues


Tomas Serna speaks about how to solve legal issues.

ICCS: First Trip Day

ICCS: First Trip Day


Field trip around Santiago de Chile City

ICCS: Field trip second day

ICCS: Field trip second day


Field trip around Valparaiso city

ICCS: Field trip Third Day

ICCS: Field trip Third Day


Field Trip around Santiago de Chile City

ICCS: First Conference Day

ICCS: First Conference Day


First day of the International Conference in City Sciences

ICCS: Second Conference Day

ICCS: Second Conference Day


Second International Conference in City Sciences Day

ICCS Free day

ICCS Free day


MCS participants have the chance to trip around Santiago de Chile

ICCS Free Day

ICCS Free Day


MCS participants last day in Chile. They have the chance to visit Santiago de Chile during the morning before flying back to Madrid.

CASA: Visual analatics

CASA: Visual analatics


Ed Manley. Lecture about CASA project in Urban Big Data Visualization.

CASA Big Data VIsualization

CASA Big Data VIsualization


Carlos Molinero. Percolation processes to understand the urban tissue

Workshop: Wireless network and IoT

Workshop: Wireless network and IoT


Jorge Portilla and Oscar García. Workshop: Environmental and energy consumption IoT sensors.

Big Data Environment vs Municipallity

Big Data Environment vs Municipallity


Miguel Ángel Luengo and José Antonio Díaz Lazaro. Big Data Environment application and Municipallity point of view.

Final Review exercise

Final Review exercise


MCS participants work presentation and discussion to María Arquero, Juana Canet, Emilio Ontiveros, Fernando Rodríguez, Javier Malo and Gines Garrido.

Legal Issues

Legal Issues


Tomas Gómez de la Serna will speak about the disruption of legal issues in start-ups.

Entrepreneurial finance

Entrepreneurial finance


Ignacio Rodríguez Seubal speaks about finance strategy plan and teachs his own experience about how to success in fnance rounds.

Pitch Deck preparation

Pitch Deck preparation


Pitch desk are a main tool for start-ups to get funds. This sessions are to support participants to carry out.

Pitch Deck Preparation

Pitch Deck Preparation


Pitch desk are a main tool for start-ups to get funds. This sessions are to support participants to carry out. Diego Soro will support participants work.

Cibersecurity and IoT

Cibersecurity and IoT


Col. Ángel Gómez speaks about cibersecurity in critical infrastructures. Alberto Brunete teach about Internet of Things technical architecture.

Pitch Deck Day

Pitch Deck Day


Participants presentation of pitch deck in front of a jury leaded by Patricia Wolf from Lucerne University os Applied Sciences and Arts. Mrs. Wolf also speaks about his experience dealing with start-ups ecosystems.

Field Trip Urban Accesibility

Field Trip Urban Accesibility


MCS students take a closer look at disable people issues in cities. They visit the Campus of Moncloa using some wheel chairs and bandages and sticks to feel the problems that a non accesible city brings to disable people.

Accesibility

Accesibility


Prof. Jose Antonio Juncá explains his works in urban accesibility speaking about the engineering tools to make a city accesible.

Master Final Thesis Presentation

Master Final Thesis Presentation


MCS students present their Final Master Thesis to a formal Jury formed by the core of the MCS. It is a day for celebration and shows all the skills and knowledge adquired during the program.

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays


UPM closes its doors by the Christmas Holidays.

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays


UPM closes its doors by the Christmas Holidays.

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays


UPM closes its doors by the Christmas Holidays.

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays


UPM closes its doors by the Christmas Holidays.

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays


UPM closes its doors by the Christmas Holidays.

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays


UPM closes its doors by the Christmas Holidays.

Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays


UPM closes its doors by the Easter Holidays.

Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays


?UPM closes its doors by the Easter Holidays.

Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays


?UPM closes its doors by the Easter Holidays.

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