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Infrastructure breakfast event with President Andrew Wyllie and the BBC’s Harry Gration, Sheffield

  • Social
  • Sheffield
  • 05 February 2019
  • 08:00 - 10:00
Infrastructure breakfast event with President Andrew Wyllie and the BBC’s Harry Gration, Sheffield

About this event

Harry Gration from the BBC will host the breakfast event where President Andrew Wyllie will give his presidential address, at the launch of the South Yorkshire Civils Network.

Digital technology is becoming embedded within civil engineering solutions and may become the key component in the future of work delivered through combined multi-disciplined (outside of traditional civil engineering approaches

Transportation into and out of Sheffield is typically poor, and highlights the challenge of not only providing national infrastructure projects – but resolving the local problem of connectivity. The lost time (but accepted) of the daily commute is typically bad for society, the environment and ultimately growth.

Publicly at least, the push of the Northern Powerhouse and invigorating transportation infrastructure has gone quiet. How can the ICE President’s visit support placing a spotlight on these challenges and look to mobilise the future generations to solve the problems of our past and today?

Event venue

Firth Court
The University of Sheffield
Sheffield
Sheffield S10 2TN
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Katie Gibson

e: katie.gibson@ice.org.uk

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