Jose Antonio Blasco Abad is a licensed Architect who graduated from the School of Architecture of Navarra ETSAUN in 1987. He completed his training with the Degree in Building Construction of ETSAUN, also majoring in Business Administration and Management.

Founding member of architectural firms TALLER DE IDEAS and also URBAN NETWORKS, he received several awards for his professional work, including COAM Award (1997) and García Mercadal Prize (2004) of COAM Madrid and COAA Aragon respectively and the European Prize for Urban Development twice, in 1995 and 2008.

He has taught for twenty years at the School of Architecture at Universidad CEU San Pablo in Madrid, where he taught “Urbanism I” and “Landscape Architecture”, coordinating the Planning and Public Space Department. Currently, he continues his teaching in various Master related to urbanism.