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  • > Hackathon Mobility Barcelona 2017

    09/03/2017

    For the second consecutive year, CARNET organizes the Hackathon Mobility Barcelona, focused on the challenges of urban mobility. This new edition, sponsored once again by the companies SEAT and Altran, leaders in the sectors of automotive and innovation, gives continuity to the Hackathon: For a Better Driving Experience, organized by CARNET in 2016. This new Hackathon, will be held at th [...]

  • > Lluís Jofre appointed director of CARNE ...

    14/02/2017

    This year Lluís Jofre, who holds a degree in Telecommunications from the UPC and is a professor at the ETSETB, will direct both the CARNETproject, a research and innovation hub that focuses on the automotive industry and future urban mobility, and the SEAT-UPC Enterprise Chair, which launched the CARNET project. He will work with IOC director and professor of the Department of Automatic Contro [...]

  • > Symposiun on "URBAN MOBILITY CHALLENGES" ...

    21/10/2016

    On November 14th, the symposium “URBAN MOBILITY CHALLENGES” will take place. It is organized by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, UPC, and the Technische Universität Braunschweig.The symposium, which is sponsored by CARNET and the Automotive Research Centre Niedersachsen, NFF, will involve the participation of international experts on urban planning, connectivity con [...]

  • > Join Formula Student Spain 2016!

    28/07/2016

    This university competition, held annually and one of the most important in Europe, will confront UPC participants with other teams in the categories of design, development, construction and driving a racing car.This event, which is sponsored by SEAT, will be held between 25 and 28 August at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.More information: SEAT Formula Student. [...]

  • > Presentación del primer gran ‘hub’ ...

    01/06/2016

    La presentación de CARNET, que se enmarca en la jornada Creating the Urban Mobility of the Future, correrá a cargo del rector de la UPC, Enric Fossas; del vicepresidente de I+D de SEAT, Dr. Matthias Rabe, y del director ejecutivo de Volkswagen Group Research, Jürgen Leohold. También contará con la participación de la concejala de Movilidad del Ayuntamiento de Barcelona, Mercedes Vidal, as [...]