Universitat Politecnica De Catalunya (UPC)

The Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC) is a public institution dedicated to higher education and research, specialized in the fields of engineering, architecture and science. The UPC is one of the Eropean partners in this Wolrd Pendulum Alliance project:

Team Members

Name of Staff Member  Role  Contact Information 
Jordi Torner Project Team – Professor jordi.torner@upc.edu
Vivenç Fernandez Project Team – Professor vicenc.fernandez@upc.edu
Toni Florencio Project Team – Project Manager toni.florencio@upc.edu

Due to it’s core technical experience and developed knowledge in the Physics Engineering field, UPC will be the leader of the work package 3 (2nd Stage – Capacity Building on using the network).

Furthermore, the following tasks will be carried out by the UPC:

  • Remote & Presential sessions – Start using the Network
  • Comprehensive analysis of the improvements
  • Test of MOOCs

Also, the close relations that UPC has with the Programme partner HEI’s and the global relation with South American countries is a facilitator and enabler for the project sucessful development and implementation.

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