The Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, also known as the UPM, is a prestigious institution of higher education located in Madrid, Spain. Founded in 1971, the UPM has since established itself as a world-class university that is renowned for its excellence in education, research, and innovation.

The UPM’s research activities are extensive and cover a wide range of areas, from basic research in science and engineering to applied research in areas such as energy, transportation, telecommunications, and aerospace. The university has numerous research centres and institutes, each dedicated to a specific area of research, and collaborates with other leading academic institutions and industry partners around the world to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges.

Role in the project

In the ACROSS academic research project, UPM plays a crucial role contributing its unique expertise in the application of AI-based techniques to achieve the project’s objectives. As one of the academic partners in the project, UPM is responsible for providing innovative AI solutions in WP4 specifically in the context of T4.1 and T4.2.

UPM’s non-profit exploitation activities focus on the dissemination of project results and the knowledge and experience gained through the project. This includes the publication and presentation of project achievements and innovation results in technical journals and conferences, as well as the use of these results in Master and PhD courses and seminars.