Key Note Speakers

PhD. Arch. Daniel Gonzalez Romero

PhD in Architecture and Urban Planning - (University of Valladolid) University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain (1998).

Titular Professor Researcher at University Center for the Arts, Architecture and Design, University of Guadalajara, UdeG, Mexico.

Director of the Center for Research on Environment and Territorial Planning (Centro de Investigaciones del Medio Ambiente y Ordenación Territorial) -CIMA.

Member of the UdeG General Council, the National System of Researchers-SNI, the Mexican Academy of Sciences-AMC; President of the Mexican Society for the Study of the City, Territory and Sustainability (Sociedad Mexicana de Estudios de la Ciudad, el Territorio y la Sustentabilidad )-SOMECITES.

He is the author of numerous national and international publications.

PhD. Arch. Josep Roca Cladera

PhD in Architecture (1982), Full Professor (1988) and Director (2011) of the Department of Architectural Constructions. Director of the Centre of Land Policy and Valuations (CPSV) at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and founder of the Virtual City Modelling Laboratory (LMVC). Director of the Doctoral Programme of Urban and Architectural Management and Valuations (1988) and the Master Degree of the same name (since 2006).

Author of urban planning and land management laws for the Spanish Government and regional and local governments; director of research projects on issues related to urban planning, land management, quality of life, sustainability, environmental and real estate valuation, GIS and 3D models for understanding the city.

PhD in Architecture Mario Cerasoli

Architect, PhD in Urban Planning. Associate Professor of Urban Planning in the Department of Architecture of the Roma Tre University. He carries out research both nationally and internationally, focusing on the relationship between urban planning, infrastructure and mobility; on the suburbs of large urban areas (rules of urban settlement and suburbanization processes); on the urban renewal of minor historical centres, and on the opportunities offered by new technologies.

He is a member of the Academic Committee of the Doctoral Programme of Urban and Architectural Management and Valuations at Polytechnic University of Catalonia and a member of the Scientific Committee of the Master in Real Estate and Finance (MAREF ) at LUISS Business School in Rome, where he is in charge of the Planning course and Urban Planning "Territory”.

He is the author of numerous national and international publications.