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THE INDRA CHAIR OF ACCESSIBLE TECHNOLOGY

CÁTEDRA DE TECNOLOGÍA ACCESIBLE DE INDRAThe Indra Chair of Accessible Technology consists of a group of Indra collaborations with knowledge institutions that develop solutions and innovative services for access and inclusion.

CHAIR OF ECONOMICS OF ENERGY

CÁTEDRA DE ECONOMÍA DE LA ENERGÍAThe Chair of Economics of Energy and the Environment unites University of Seville researchers with other Spanish and international research centres. It was founded in 2011 and sponsored by the Roger Torné Private Foundation. Along with the main focus on research, the Chair also carries out consulting and knowledge transfer activities with a focus on energy economics, global warming, the socio-economic impact of different technologies integrated in energy use, the public promotion of these technologies, and the economic impact of health problems associated with environmental pollution.

APPLUS E3 CHAIR

CÁTEDRA APPLUS E3Research and innovation regarding energy consumption in the building sector are the main objectives of this chair. Other objectives include informing all agents of the building sector about the projects and measures developed and including them in training sessions for all levels so that all the developed research can be of use to the business world.

PAULO FREIRE CHAIR

CÁTEDRA PAULO FREIREThis Chair involves topics related to education and training to develop and update Brazilian educator Paulo Freire´s pedagogic legacy and policies among youth and adults. It also involves educational, sociocultural and ethical contributions, as well as the development of a collection of texts and educational and didactic materials.

HOLCIM SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION CHAIR

CÁTEDRA HOLCIM DE CONSTRUCCIÓN SOSTENIBLEThis consists of three academic sessions where the reality, problems, and perspectives of sustainable development are studied. The first two sessions are given at the School of Engineering and the last one focusing on sustainable construction is given at the School of Architecture.

To complement their academic activities, students visit company facilities and are given scholarships to carry out research projects.The Chair also annually gives awards for the best final projects as far as innovation, environmental protection, and sustainable construction in the School of Engineering and the School of Architecture.

AVENZOAR CHAIR

CÁTEDRA AVENZOARThis Chair is sponsored by the AvenzoarPharmaceutical Foundation with the aim of training pharmacists to be of better service to society. It also looks to  promote the activities and daily work of the pharmaceutical profession to strengthen all of its facets. An agreement for the creation of the Avenzoar Chair has been signed with the University of Seville.

UNESCO COMMUNITY BASED AND SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE RESEARCH CHAIR

CÁTEDRA UNESCO EN INVESTIGACIÓN BASADA EN LA COMUNIDAD Y RESPONSABILIDAD SOCIALCollaboration with the North-South and South-South co-operation stand out among the main objectives of this Chair due to their relations among higher education institutions and society. The Chair also looks to strengthen the training of young researchers and academics in community based research with a special focus on Africa. It also looks to research the co-creation of knowledge by means of community practices with special attention provided for vulnerable communities.

FLAMENCO CHAIR

CÁTEDRA DE FLAMENCOLOGÍAThis Chair has a focus on collaboration with the organisation of conferences,  presentations, seminars, and other activities of cultural, educational, or scientific interest in the Flamenco world as a manifestation of popular culture.

CHAIR OF COMPETENCE POLICIES

CÁTEDRA DE POLÍTICA DE COMPETENCIAThe objective of this Chair is the promotion of international co-operation in the fields of economics and business administration in higher education.

TERRITORIAL PLANNING AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT CHAIR

CÁTEDRA DE PLANIFICACIÓN TERRITORIAL Y GOBERNANZA LOCALThe aim of this Chair is to create and promote a space by the same name for debate, study, reflection, and research related to strategic planning, local government, and land management, as well as the promotion of meeting places and platforms to exchange experiences. Contribution to the improvement of active participation and government capacity in local politics is also important, as  are the structuring of land, economic and environmental sustainability, and public and private strategies needed for the wellbeing of citizens.

CHAIR OF SECURITY, EMERGENCY AND CATASTROPHY

CÁTEDRA DE SEGURIDAD, EMERGENCIAS Y CATÁSTROFESThis Chair is committed to research, training, management, and the transfer of knowledge in aspects related to emergency and catastrophic situations, with a special emphasis on technological, psychological, and health aspects.

CHAIR OF ECONOMIC FORESIGHT

CÁTEDRA DE PREVISIÓN ECONÓMICAThis chair attempts to prevent situations of economic crisis. It also tries to deepen the analysis of economic cycles in Andalusia as well as predict the main variables that determine macroeconomic trends in the region, such as PIBs, changes in the job market and inflation.

 

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