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Event Organiser: ICE

Bridges to prosperity, Gothenburg

  • Lecture
  • Gothenburg
  • 07 February 2018
  • 17:00 - 19:00
Bridges to prosperity, Gothenburg

About this event

Bridges to Prosperity provides access to healthcare, education and markets by teaching communities how to build footbridges over impassable rivers, in partnership with organisations and professionals. Bridges to prosperity is engaged in programmes of work throughout Africa, Central and South America and Asia. The lecture will explore the processes implemented by the Charity, and in particular the suspension bridge design and provide first hand experiences on success and lessons learned.

The lecture will be given in English.


For more information, please contact:

Minna Karstunen
t: +46 (0)70 937 2166
e: minna.karstunen@chalmers.se


Kayin Dawoodi

Kayin is a Chartered Structural Engineer and co-founding Trustee of Bridges to Prosperity (UK).

Kayin is also a judge of the IStructE's annual Structural Awards and winner of both the IStructE's and IABSE's Young Structural Engineer awards in 2014. Kayin studied at University College London and works at Sweco Structures in Gothenburg.

Event venue

Chalmers University of Technology
Room SB-H3
Sven Hultins gata 6

For more information please contact:

Rachel Coburn

e: rachel.coburn@ice.org.uk