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118th Glasgow and West of Scotland annual dinner

Event organised by ICE

Date
23 November 2023
Time
19:00 - 23:30 GMT
Location
Double Tree by Hilton Glasgow Central
36 Cambridge St
Glasgow, G2 3HN

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Overview

Join us for the 118th ICE Scotland Glasgow and West of Scotland Branch annual dinner with guest of honour, incoming ICE President Professor, Anusha Shah and ICE Director General Dr Janet Young.

The event, hosted by comedian and writer Jo Caulfield, will also see the presentation of the new ICE Scotland Awards.

There are various ticketing options, including for students and graduates.

So join Branch Chair Takomborerwa Hove and Early Careers Network Chair Allan Kakuba for what is always one of the highlights of the Scottish civil engineering calendar.

Dress: black tie and lounge suit

Principal sponsor

Contract Scotland

Contract Scotland

Over 30 years of redefining recruitment in Scotland’s construction, engineering, property and business support sectors.

VIP drinks reception provided by

Tony Gee

Tony Gee

Consulting Engineers, Tony Gee is renowned for delivering complex, competitive permanent and temporary infrastructure design solutions.

Sponsors

Narro

Narro

We are a structural and civil engineering consultancy with over 35 years’ experience providing high-quality service for a wide range of projects across Scotland, the UK, and internationally.

s82 consulting

s82 consulting

An independent SME consultancy that creates better infrastructure outcomes, focusing on the softer side of tenders and projects.

MHB Consultants

MHB Consultants

We are an engineering design consultancy specialising in bridges and structures, civil and geotechnical, temporary works, land surveying and land quality services.

Arup

Arup

Arup is an independent firm, working across every aspect of today’s built environment. Turning ideas into reality as we strive to find a better way and shape a better world. We Shape a Better World. Designed for People. Multi-Disciplinary Expert. Types: Architecture, Aviation.

Digital programme sponsor

Waterman Aspen

Waterman Aspen

With beginnings back in 1988, Waterman Aspen has grown to become the UK’s leading secondment provider of skilled technical and engineering specialists.

Charity raffle sponsor

AECOM

AECOM

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges.

Charity partner

ICE Benevolent Fund

ICE Benevolent Fund

The ICE Benevolent Fund has a range of services to support ICE members and their families with the pressures of everyday life. It also helps members reach their potential in their personal development.

Prices

Ticket Cost
Standard ticket £75.00 (excl. VAT)
Table of 10 guests £75.00 (excl. VAT) per person
Table of 12 guests £75.00 (excl. VAT) per person
Student ticket £29.17 (excl. VAT)
Graduate ticket £45.83 (excl. VAT)

Speakers

Prof. Anusha Shah

Prof. Anusha Shah

Institution of Civil Engineers

president 2023/24

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Prof. Anusha Shah

Anusha Shah is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and its president for the 2023-24 session. She’s the third woman and first person of colour to be elected as president in over 200 years of ICE history.

She’s a senior director for resilient cities and UK climate change adaptation lead at Arcadis, a global sustainability, design, engineering and management consulting firm.

She’s also a non-executive director at the Met Office, a trustee at the Green Alliance and a visiting professor at Edinburgh University. She was awarded honorary professorship by the University of Wolverhampton for knowledge transfer and an honorary doctorate of engineering by the University of East London for her services to address climate change.

Anusha specialises in water and environmental engineering and has over 22 years of experience in designing, managing and leading projects and programmes in the UK and internationally.

Anusha sits on various industry climate change groups. She represents Arcadis at the London Climate Change Partnership and the 50L Home Initiative of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. She’s a past chair of the Thames Estuary Partnership Board.

Anusha is the recipient of several awards, including the 2020 Top 50 UK Women Engineers Sustainability Award and the CECA Inspiring Change Award. She was recognised by Climate Reframe as one of the UK’s leading Black, Asian and minority ethnic voices on climate change.

Janet Young

Janet Young

Institution of Civil Engineers

director general and secretary

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Janet Young

Dr Janet Young joined the ICE as director general and secretary in January 2023.

She has extensive experience in the built environment sector, having most recently worked in the Cabinet Office where she was head of the Government Property Profession, leading the profession and driving the agenda for the property and estates function.

She has also been global director of estates for the British Council, director of estates for the Ministry of Justice, and head of asset management in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

She is a Major Projects Leadership Academy graduate of the Saïd Business School, and a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Institution of Royal Engineers, and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Her PhD, Towards Zero Energy Buildings, looked at the challenges and solutions for low carbon and energy developments.

For more information please contact:

Lyndsey Pollock