British Group of IABSE


Mr. Ian Firth

Bevis Marks House
24 Bevis Marks
London  EC3A 7JB
Phone: +44-20-7940 7600
Fax    : +44-20-7940 7601


Mr. Mark Bulmer

2 City Walk
Leeds LS11 9AR

Phone: +44-113-391 6800
Fax    : +44-113-391 6899

News / Coming Events / Activities / Meetings


April 20, 2018 - The ‘12th Future of Design Conference’ will be held for the first time in Scotland in 2018. The conference will be a full day at the University of Edinburgh Business School on Friday April 20 and will be followed by an evening event at Dynamic Earth. more..

Event Reports 2016

November 24, 2016 The Milne Medal is awarded to an individual engineer for excellence in structural design, both in the overall concept and in the attention to detail in their work, and is named in recognition of the late Bob Milne, who served for many years as the Honorary Secretary of the IABSE British Group. James O’Callaghan wowed a packed audience at the IStructE headquarters with his presentation for the 2016 Milne Medal. Read the report..

Henderson Colloquium 2016  - Report
Since 1975 the British Group of IABSE have held a two day colloquium in Cambridge every summer for about 25 invited participants. The purpose of the event is to exchange views on a structural engineering theme of topical importance. Each participant is invited to make a short presentation to trigger constructive discussions in the relaxed surroundings of Christ’s College. Delegates at the 2016 Henderson Colloquium met to discuss “The Restoration and Preservation of Historic Structures”.  Read the report by Jason Hyde here..
'Future of Design London' Report

On September 8, 2016, built environment professionals gathered for the 10th IABSE British Group Future of Design event in London. Aimed at promoting innovation and collaboration to young designers, attendees were treated to a day full of inspiration, creativity and discussion.
Read the report by Harpreet Singh Sidhu here..

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Video Report on Future of Design Conference, organised by the IABSE  British Group on September 18, 2014.


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