SHEMAKES (2020 – 2022)

EU Project SHEMAKES (2020-2022) Description Empowering future female innovators of the sustainable fashion industry through inspiration, skills and networks. Create opportunity structures and business environments (such as circular, sustainable and near-shored) that enable women to move into roles of increasing power and income through access to hard skills, technology and innovation as well as to…

RESERVIST

EU Project Reservist (2020-2022) Description Repurposing manufacturing lines for providing medical and other products and services in case of spiking demand times. IAAC, together with the other European partners, aims to repurpose manufacturing lines to respond to crisis needs within the RESERVIST project. EU Call Horizon 2020 Total Funding 6 186 787,50 € IAAC Department…

REFLOW

EU Project REFLOW (Number 820937) Description The research project REFLOW sets out to offer a new approach to circular economy (CE) in urban areas. REFLOW will provide best practices aligning market and government needs in order to create favourable conditions for the public and private sector to adopt CE practices. Active citizen involvement and systemic…

Pop-Machina

EU Project Pop – Machina (Number 821479) Description Promoting a more circular production paradigm, engaging communities, and promoting urban and community development can be achieved through collaborative production in cities. The EU-funded Pop-Machina project will create a network of existing and new communities in urban areas, and use cutting-edge technologies (factory-of-the-future, blockchain) to engage urban…

Teaching ROS for the construction industry

EU grants IAAC to support education in Robotics for the construction industry IAAC has recently been selected by the ROSIN European project to develop the Educational Project “Teaching ROS for the construction industry”. This project will help IAAC further integrate ROS, the open source Robot Operating System, to its teaching activities, in particular within the…

TINY HOUSE

The Tiny House V01 Prototype is the collective final project of the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia’s (IAAC) 2018-2019 Master of Advanced Ecological Buildings program (MAEB). The MAEB is an immersive experience of learning by living in which students engage with the complete seasonal cycle as residents for 11 months at Valldaura Labs. In the…

Organicity

EU Project OrganiCity (2015-2019) Description OrganiCity brings software, hardware and associated human processes flexibly together into a new living city that is replicable, scalable as well as socially, environmentally and economically sustainable. EU Call Horizon 2020 Total Funding 7,266,583 € IAAC Department Fab City Research Lab Partners Aarhus Universitet (DK), Intel Corporation - Intel (UK), Alexandra…

Grow Observatory

EU Project GROW Observatory (2016-2019) Description The GROW Observatory is a platform and community for large scale citizen science that aims to empower tens of thousands of growers across Europe with knowledge on sustainable practices and make a vital contribution to global environmental monitoring. EU Call Horizon 2020 Total Funding 5,096,919 € IAAC Department Fab…

iSCAPE

EU Project ISCAPE (2016-2019) Description Improving the Smart Control of Air Pollution in Europe EU Call Horizon 2020 Total Funding 5,850,829 € IAAC Department Fab City Research Lab Partners University College Dublin (IE), Trinity College Dublin (IE), University of Bologna (IT), University of Surrey (UK), Finnish Meteorological Institute (FI), FI Hasselt University (BE), TU Dortmund (DE),…

DSISCALE

EU Project DSISCALE (2018-2019) Description The DSI Scale is an open source tool that facilitates the assessment of DSI projects, taking into account values like knowledge sharing, technological openness and societal impact. EU Call Horizon 2020 Total Funding 799,741.24 € IAAC Department Fab City Research Lab Partners NESTA (UK), Gut.org (DE), Stichting Waag Society (NL), WeMake…