Brunel International Lecture Series

The Brunel International Lecture series was established in 1999 in memory of Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806-1859), one of the world’s most respected pioneering engineers.

ICE's 12th Brunel International Lecture Series.
ICE's 12th Brunel International Lecture Series.

Each lecturer is chosen by the International Committee for his or her contribution to civil engineering. It is also a forum to strengthen the links between ICE and the engineering institutions both in the UK and abroad.

About this event

The 12th Brunel International Lecture Series will be launched on 12 June 2018 and the tour will run for 18 months through December 2019. The series is titled "Transportation Infrastructure and Interdisciplinary Interfaces on Complex Mega-Projects" and also weaves in content on 'the future of civil Engineering'.

This lecture series will be delivered by Linda Miller, a Bechtel leader currently serving as Construction Director on the new Sydney Metro Tunnels & Stations Excavation team. For her work in promoting diversity (encouraging girls and women to join the global engineering and construction industry) Linda has been awarded an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in The Queen's Birthday 2017 Honours List.

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Linda Miller

Linda Miller

Linda Miller is a Bechtel leader currently serving as Construction Director in Dallas, Texas. Linda’s most recent projects include the new Sydney Metro Tunnels & Stations Excavation team; Australia's biggest public transport project, which, when complete, will deliver 31 Metro Stations and more than 66 km of new tunnels, including tunnels crossing under the iconic Sydney Harbour. Prior to this, Linda was the Project Manager of London's Crossrail Farringdon Station and previously the Project Manager for Crossrail's Connaught Tunnel Project, which inspirationally included bringing a 135 year old disused tunnel back to life.

Any questions?

For more information about this lecture series, please contact Billy Martin on +44(0)20 7665 2130 or at [email protected].

2018-19 Planning: ICE Marketing Opportunity

Save the dates – 12 June 2018 through December 2019
Location - Worldwide
Audience - 3,000+ attendees in 30+ countries on four continents
Sponsorship cost - US$4,000 – 9,000 per location

In association with the Lectures, you have a unique opportunity to support the event, promote your organization and enjoy the benefits of being a key ICE sponsor.

Sponsoring the Brunel Lecture Series will illustrate the importance you place on raising the profile of civil engineering and ICE, through association with its reputation, authority and excellence within the profession, helping develop the knowledge and careers of engineers worldwide.

ICE relies on and appreciates your continued support.


This lecture is being held in a number of locations. Simply click the location of your choice below to find out further details.


The ICE would like to thank Tony Gee and Partners LLP for their generous support as the event sponsor of the 12th International Brunel Lecture tour in Asia (Hong Kong, New Delhi, India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore legs).

Tong Gee

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Sponsorship opportunities

If you would like to sponsor this lecture, please contact:

Ingrid Farmer
t: +44(0)20 7665 2348
m: + 336 3249 1272
e: [email protected]