Course (certified) on Tech Diplomacy

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Seminars, Workshops, and Seasonal Schools
10/07/2023 to 14/07/2023


General information about UPM International Summer Schools

The UPM International Summer Schools are multilingual study abroad programmes. They address some of the latest trends in engineering and architecture, combined with a taste of Spanish language and culture in one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities.

The UPM International Summer Schools reach out to a worldwide audience by combining courses taught in English (Anglotech) and Spanish (Hispanotech). 

Students of the UPM International Summer School will:

Get acquainted with the latest technological trends, visit laboratories and benefit from the insight of industry experts

Gain access to advanced knowledge on architecture and engineering, and visit notable buildings and sites

Experience learning in a multicultural classroom with peers from different parts of the world

Get a feeling for Spanish language, an appreciation of Spanish culture and enjoy the Spanish way of life

The UPM International Summer Schools offer face to face courses on one of the UPM’s campuses. They also offers an interesting cultural and social programme, including day trips to world heritage sites like Toledo, Segovia, and guided walks around Madrid and visits to the Prado and Reina Sofía Museums.

Registration deadline:

Until 30 April 2023.

Subtopic 1:


Cybersecurity is about balancing risks and opportunities in the cyberspace, the global interconnection of digital networks. Cybersecurity is designed to protect digital property, personal information, and business transactions from accidents, errors, and deliberate attacks.

Contact Hours10Dates 10, 11 & 14 JulyDirectorVictor Villagrá

Subtopic 2:

5G: A Lot More Than Just Mobile Communications

5G is the new generation of mobile communications that enhances mobile communication networks, which will be able to offer high-quality services to users with different needs, providing higher data rates, ultra-high reliability, extremely low latencies and ubiquitous massive connectivity over networks that are extremely efficient in the use of energy and radio spectrum resources. While 5G offers the possibility of customizing services to the needs of different users, companies, or applications, it also opens the path to a number of use cases in many different economic sectors, which can take advantage of the existence of 5G networks to increase their use of information and communications technologies (ICT), thus contributing to the digital transformation of the economy and the society.

Contact Hours10Dates 12, 13 & 14 JulyDirectorJosé Manuel Riera

Reduced participation fees, travel and subsistence support

With regard to the registration fee, UPM offers students from EELISA universities (BME, ENPC, ITU, PSL, SNS, SSSA, FAU, UPB, UPM) a discount which consists in the payment of 50% of the registration fee. A discount and support for travel and accomodoation cannot be granted twice to the same EELISA applicant for UPM international summer schools 2023. UPM decides on the final assignment of spots and fees. Travel and accommodation might be supported by your EELISA institution, please contact your local EELISA project coordinator.

InstitutionContact person(s) and positionEmail addressBMESára Tóvölgyi /
Kata Kapusy / Sándor
ksandor@math.bme.huENPCMarie Christine Bertmarie-christine.bert@enpc.frFAUEELISA@FAU-Teameelisa@fau.deITÜEmrah Rogercamille.roger@psl.euPSL-ChimieAntoine Mercierantoine.mercier@chimieparistech.psl.euPSL-MinesAlma Catala Lunaalma.catala@minesparis.psl.euSNSDarya Krasilnikoveelisa@sns.itSSSARossella Rasorossella.raso@santannapisa.itUPBMariana Munteanumariana.munteanu@upb.roUPMMaría Luisa Martínez

SDG info

Relevant SDGs

SDG16 - Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
SDG17 - Partnerships to achieve the Goal
SDG9 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

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DIGITAL4PPP (People Planet Performance)




Activity provider / partner

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

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