Smart and CityIt emerges in the MCS as a platform to detect Smart City opportunities, foster collaborations, support innovative projects, locate events and identify holistic professionals.The Global City Sciences (GCS cityscientists), a networking association of professional experts in City Sciences or Smart Cities supports this platform. This network starts with experts and alumni of the MCS.
Smart&City develops tranversal projects with multidisciplinars teams in all dimensions city or smart city related. Current activity:
- Smart city assessment tool. It uses common urban methodologies to detect issues, data missing and PPP business opportunities.
- Campus of the Future UPM. It is an strategic plan to lead the Campus of the UPM into the main University Living Lab of innovative urban projects to improve citizens or users quality of life.
- Bicistema. It is an alternative system for mobility and transport using the bicycle as main vehicle.