EPFL online course: Management of Urban Infrastructures

The Chair Management of Network Industries at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), directed by Prof. Matthias Finger, will be launching the first free MOOC on the Management of Urban Infrastructures on February 16, 2016, This course is offered by EPFL and will be available on the Coursera platform. 

The MUI MOOC provides an introduction into the principles of urban infrastructures management. In this MOOC, you will learn these principles from practitioners (City of Geneva, Veolia, Boston Consulting Group, CarPostal), Experts (The World Bank) and Academics (EPFL, CUNY). You can find more information about the course and subscribe here.

The Course is structured in four blocks:
  • Block1: Introduction to Urban Infrastructures
  • Block2: Basic principles in management of Urban Infrastructures
  • Block3: Management of Urban Energy Infrastructure
  • Block4: Management of Urban mobility Infrastructure

Besides fulfilling the mandatory requirements to obtain the course certificate from Coursera, the participants can also write an optional case study to win a prize! The 3 best case studies will win a tuition waiver scholarship to enroll in the IGLUS professional training program in Fall 2016.

Enroll now on Coursera and follow the MOOC and the IGLUS project on Facebook and Twitter to get the latest updates!