Profile of Miss BEATRIZ SANTOS Urban & Regional Planning Department. Universidad Polit├ęcnica de Madrid


Architect by the Technical University of Madrid. Master in Urban Planning and Master in Spatial and Environmental Planning. Town planner and researcher (Ph.D. Candidate developing her thesis on Urban Planning and New Technologies), I have experience working within public sector in Spatial Planning and Territory Management. I am currently working in projects related with information and communication technology (ICT) enforced to urban planning and participation such us the Urban Information System or the Urban Platform of Aragon and also in the Canfranc International Station recovery project.

General research interests

My research is focused on New Technologies, specially web platforms, in urban planning. My general interest are participation processes, new tools to bring urban planning closer to citizen and channels developed to engage people and foster participation. The use of GIS for that purposes.

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

The use of TIC in Urban Planning