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Student Visit Season in IdeaSquare

For many industries, the end of the year marks the busiest period. The same goes for us at IdeaSquare, where we have 1 or more student groups booked for every weekday for the rest of the year! Today, we welcome students from Tampere University, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and The University of the Basque Country. The students are participating in the Design The Future! workshop (https://indico.cern.ch/e/DTF2019) where our very own Dr. Pablo Garcia Tello introduces the students to multiverse thinking.

Licence to Dream - IdeaSquare's 2017 - 2018 Progress Report has been published

The IdeaSquare team is proud to present our Progress Report for the years 2017 - 2018. The Report explains a bit of history, presents key facts and figures, and offers a glimpse of what is to come. We hope you will enjoy reading it and encourage you to contact us with any questions, comments and ideas.

IdeaSquare Inspires 2017 CBI

It’s Day 3 of the CBI Mediterranean Bootcamp. Three Barcelona based universities of varying disciplines have come together to tackle some of the most challenging and relevant issues facing our rapidly evolving world. UPC, ESADE, and IED Barcelona mix engineering, business, and design talent respectively to create dynamically skilled teams allowing for compelling ideas and collaboration.

IdeaSquare history

The basic concepts of IdeaSquare were tested out in Building 16/153 starting in August 2013, kindly and generously lent by PH Department for a period of one year. The open area given for these purposes was extensively used, also including barracks with meeting rooms. A well-equipped mechanical workshop was also made available, including a dedicated technician to supervise and assist the students during their work assignments.

The following questions were addressed:

1.         What is the offering for the MSc-students?