Constructing Science Central: Graduates & Students Professional Development Conference, Newcastle

15 May, 2015 | 09:00 - 17:00

Proposed development of Science Central within Newcastle University
Proposed development of Science Central within Newcastle University

About this event

Science Central is an ambitious development combining cutting-edge architecture, new public spaces, the world-renowned scientific expertise of Newcastle University and leading-edge businesses.

This conference will deliver an insight into a number of aspects of the Science Central project from the different forms of funding through to the enabling works and the sustainable technology at the heart of the project.

Leading professionals and academics will deliver inspiring presentations that will take you inside one of the biggest engineering projects in the region including topics of:

  • funding
  • brown field regeneration
  • sustainability in design and construction
  • the future of infrastructure projects

This exciting conference will be introduced by ICE Director General Nick Baveystock and will feature presentations to provide 6.5 hours of targeted CPD to help all attendees satisfy specific elements of ICE initial professional development.

This is a ground breaking event for the region and one not to be missed!

Speakers and presenters include:

  • Nick Baveystock, Director General, Institution of Civil Engineers
  • Jonathan Brown, Finance Partner, Newcastle City Council
  • Professor Stephanie Glendinning, Professor of Civil Engineering, Newcastle University
  • Simon Longshaw, Engineering Team Leader, Mott MacDonald

Please book your place using the 'Book now' button below.

Note that you do not need to be an ICE member to do this. Having followed the link, click on 'Register Now'. You will be required to supply your name, email address, postal address, date of birth and a password. When the formalities are completed, you'll be able to book for this and any other events that are of interest to you.

In case of any problems, please contact Irene Hurley on 0191 261 1850.

CPD: This event may be considered for contributing to a recognised Continuing Professional Development (CPD) scheme as part of personal development. Delegates should check their individual scheme requirements.

Event materials

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