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ICE Immediate Past Presidential Address - Professor Tim Broyd, Christchurch

  • Lecture
  • Christchurch
  • 03 September 2018
  • 17:30 - 19:00
ICE Immediate Past Presidential Address - Professor Tim Broyd, Christchurch

About this event

Professor Broyd will look at how civil engineering has changed radically over 200 years and outlines how civil engineers today are as innovative and dedicated to solving problems now as ever they were. Tackling challenges such as climate change, population growth and rapid urbanisation is how civil engineers transform millions of people's lives for the better.

RSVP - transtasman@ice.org.uk

Speakers

Professor Tim Broyd

Tim is Professor of Built Environment Foresight as well as Honorary Professor of Civil Engineering at University College London. He has spent most of his career developing and deploying innovative approaches to solve industrial problems, and has been corporate director of technology, innovation and sustainability at global engineering consultancies as well as a period running the civil engineering research company CIRIA.

Tim's major current interests include digital engineering, infrastructure resilience and decision taking in a world of increasing uncertainty. Both a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and the ICE, Tim is greatly respected in the industry. He is currently a Vice Chairman of the Construction Industry Council and a Director of both BuildingSmart (UK) Ltd and CEEQUAL Limited.

Event venue

WSP Opus
12 Moorhouse Avenue
Christchurch
Christchurch
New Zealand

For more information please contact:

Sasha Planinic

e: sasha.planinic@ice.org.uk
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