Inside Washington Tech. Technology, Politics and Sustainable Development

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
A Madrid (Spagna)

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  • Corso
  • Madrid (Spagna)
  • Durata:
    3 Settimane
  • Quando:
    Da definire

See technological corporations, scientific policy, and international organizations from within. Intended for engineering students and professional engineers.

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Dove e quando

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C/ Alberto Aguilera 23, 28015, Madrid, Spagna
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· Quali sono gli obiettivi del corso?

Three themed weeks in English on high-technology management and research in major American corporations, their relation with scientific policy, and their impact on sustainable development and international cooperation.

· A chi è diretto?

This course in Technology, politics and sustainable development is intended for Final-year students, postgraduates, and young professionals.

· In cosa si differenzia questo corso dagli altri?

Organized by Comillas and Georgetown University - CIED (Center for Intercultural Education and Development) in the city of Washington D.C. In the field of engineering, a group of professional engineers, researchers and officials from different American government agencies, multilateral bodies, and businesses. In the field of politics, accredited diplomats in Washington DC, officials from Congress and the Senate, and other professionals. In the area of sustainable development, senior officials from international bodies and NGOs.

Cosa impari in questo corso?

Technological corporations
Scientific policy
International Organizations



Visit: Embassy of Spain

Visit: Aerospace Industries Association

Visit: International Trade Administration U.S. Commercial Service U.S. Department of Commerce

Visit: Marian Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences *

Intelsat Washington, DC Office Jason Bates Alexander Horwitz

Visit: National American Manufacturers Cristina Crooks Director Tax Policy

Visit: George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science

Visit: The George Washington University Department of Computer Science

Visit: Institute of Electric and Electronic Engineering

Trip to New York

Visit: U.S. Department of State U.S. Foreign Policy and Current Developments in Spanish-U.S. Relations

Visit: EADS-CASA North America, Inc. The European Aerospace Industry in the U.S.

Visit: Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

General Atomics

Visit: The Organization of American States (OAS)

Visit: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Government’s Role in Advancing Technology


Visit: The World Bank

Visit: Future Leaders Conference Congresional Hispanic Leadership Institute

Visit: Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers

Briefing: U.S. Congress – The U.S. Legislative Process

Visit: Committee on Science, Space and Technology

Visit: Cassidy and Associates

Visit: University of Maryland College Park Maryland Visit to A James Clark School of Engineering

Visit: Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)

Visit: Aurora Flight Science Corporation

Visit: Manufacturing Companies in Maryland and Pennsylvania

Visit: Pentagon - U.S. Department of Defense

Ulteriori informazioni

Possibility of validating 4 ECTS for your course. See CDSR (Culture Sport, Charity, and Representation) Credits regulations.

The price of the course is €3,450, including all seminars, accommodation in university housing, weekend trip to New York, medical insurance, accompaniment by someone from Comillas, and the appropriate diploma issued by the organizing universities. The price does not include flights.