WC 5: Design Methods and Processes

The Working Commission is, in its field of activity, responsible for the active support of the objectives of the Association. It support in this respect all other committees of the Association.

Field of Activity
The design process in structural engineering is reviewed and redefined in view of ongoing developments in the construction industry and society. New design knowledge is transferred to the profession. The aim of WC 5 is to deal with these tasks.

to the Technical Committee

1 - 2 per year, contact Chair


NameCountryPositionTerm StartTerm End
Prof. Dr. Ing. Annette BögleGermanyChair20152019
Mr. Andreas Gianoli, Dr. Lüchinger + Meyer Bauingenieure AGSwitzerlandVice Chair20152019
Prof. Alp Caner, Middle East Technical University Dept of Civil Eng.TurkeyMember20112019
Mr. Matt Carter, ArupUnited StatesMember20152019
Ms. Lee FranckLuxembourgMember20152019
Prof. Dr. Maria Garlock, Princeton UniversityUnited StatesMember20152019
Mr. Shigeru HikoneJapanMember20112019
Dr. Ing. Marcin KasiakPolandMember20112019
Dr. Fernando Madrazo Aguirre, COWIUnited KingdomMember20152019
Dr. Ignacio Payá Zaforteza, Universitat Politècnica de ValènciaSpainMember20152019
Prof. Bratislav StipanicSerbiaMember20112019