10th Brunel International Lecture, Shanghai

28 October, 2015 | 14:30 - 17:00

Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Current day engineers are well placed to deliver innovative solutions to meet global challenges.
Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Current day engineers are well placed to deliver innovative solutions to meet global challenges.

About this event

Now in its 10th series, the ICE's new Brunel International Lecture describes an internationally award winning post-disaster collaborative recovery model.

The Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuilt Team – SCIRT – designed by engineers, and organisational specialists, to meet the massive horizontal infrastructure challenges created by the earthquakes that struck Christchurch, New Zealand in 2010 and 2011.

  • Light refreshments will be available from 2:30PM.
  • Commencement of the talk will be AT 3:00PM.
  • There is no charge for attendance.

Contact

Please reply Ms. Felicia Zhao at: ice_sh@126.com or tel: .13817628931 with your Name, Employer and Contact Number.

For more information, please contact:

Jimmy Yang
e: j.yang.1@sjtu.edu.cn

Event materials

The following materials are available for download:

Duncan Gibb
Duncan Gibb

Duncan Gibb BEng (Civil) FICE, FIPENZ, Executive General Manager, SCIRT

Duncan is a qualified civil engineer with more than 30 years’ experience across engineering disciplines. In 2013 he was made an honorary Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and was appointed the 10th Brunel International Lecturer. He is also a Fellow of the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ).

Following a series of major earthquakes in New Zealand in 2010–11, Duncan was appointed General Manager of the Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team (SCIRT). SCIRT is a unique collaborative public/private partnership created to deliver the NZ$2.5 billion rebuild of Christchurch’s publicly-owned horizontal infrastructure (water, wastewater, drainage and roads) damaged by the earthquakes.

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