Julio A. Soria-Lara
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
E.T.S.I. de Caminos, Canales y Puertos
Julio A. Soria Lara
Director of the Department of Transport Engineering, Urban and Regional Planning
PhD. Urban and Regional Planning
Associated Professor / Profesor Titular
He has developed an accomplished, independent research career, focuses on three main research topics: (i) participatory scenario building; (ii) accessibility planning; (iii) environmental impact of urban mobility. In these fields, Dr. Soria-Lara has been PI of international, national, and regional R&D projects, such as: “BACK-SCENE”, “TRANS-URBAN”, “iCITIES”, “SIM4PLAN”, and “VIR2ALL”.
His research findings have been published in more than 70 peer-reviewed publications, including scientific journal articles, books and book chapters. He also has made more than 80 contributions to international conferences, being frequently invited to present his ongoing activity as a distinguished researcher.
Finally, Dr. Soria-Lara is actively involved in several national and international research and policy networks. It is worth highlighting he is currently Co-Chair of the Urban Mobility Thematic group at the European Conference of Transport Research Institutes (ECTRI).