In light of current ecological problems, the concept of compactness has become paramount to ensuring the sustainable and positive development of our cities, thus limiting the misuse of natural areas, and conserving biodiversity in a time of economic and social challenges for territories.

How can we build cities that meet compactness criteria but are strong enough to reduce their consumption without affecting their attractiveness or quality of life?

CoMod specifically studies the concept of “compact cities” using graph theory and game theory to tackle issues associated with the various criteria concerned.