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Accompagnement à l'Apprentissage Collaboratif
78 rue Compans
Master in Architecture and Urbanism by the School of Architecture of Barcelona and graduated in Architecture and Urban Development by the Edinburgh School of Art. Throughout her professional experience, Ioana has specialized in facilitating urban consultation. She is co-founder of the urban innovation agency CoVille focused on consultation and participative housing. The agency facilitates exchanges between stakeholders of urban projects and promotes the integration of users in the design process. As a member of the CivicWise network, Ioana is part of the research "Residencia Hacker" launched by Medialab Prado around Participatory budgets of the city of Madrid. The residency has made it possible to define new functionalities for the "Decide Madrid" web platform and to prefigure a new framework for collaborative management of projects promoting exchanges between residents and the community.Persuaded the ability of residents to become project actors, Ioana explores the practices of collective creation applied to all the scales of the city.