23rd September 2015
Glasgow Science Centre
Morning Lecture, 11am: Roma Agrawal, The Shard - Engineering an iconic building
Roma, a structural engineer at WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff who spent 6 years working on The Shard, is described as 2the new voice of women talking about science and engineering and making it cool" by the Telegraph. A multiple award winner, she has worked on skyscrapers, bridges and sculptures with signature architects. She has appeared extensively in the media, has given a TEDx talk about the engineering 'brand' and was selected as a 'Leading Lady' in the 2014 M&S campaign.
The talk will concentrate on the structural aspects on the Shard: its design, construction and unusual features.
Afternoon Lecture, 2pm: Daniel Jubb, Rocket Engineer
This event is free but all attendees must register by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, click the button below to visit the Professional Engineer Website.