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Past events

On this page, you will find a list of past events that Ramboll arranged or participated in over the course of the last year. 
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09 June 2016
The International Federation for Structural Concrete (fibUK) 'Managing assets with digital engineering'
IStructE HQ, London, UK
Ramboll's Tim Stidwill, Project Director, will be presenting 'Exploiting BIM at the Concept Stage of Design' at the fibUK conference 'Managing assets with digital engineering'. Four speakers will demonstrate how the latest digital techniques are being used on buildings and bridges to capture key information and enhance all stages of the project. Read more on the conference website here.
28 June 2016
West Midlands Forum for Growth - 'Driving the UK Economy through the West Midlands'
Birmingham, UK
Ramboll is proud to be sponsoring the West Midlands Forum for Growth which marks the official launch of the West Midlands Combined Authority and will support the development of the region in its contribution to growing the UK economy. The conference will cover; Infrastructure (HS2 and the interconnected transport network), Industry, Regeneration, Skills, Place Making and Homes. Find out more about Ramboll in the West Midlands here. This is a ticketed event, find out more and book here.
8 September 2016
Thames Valley Property Forum
Reading, UK
The Thames Valley Property Forum will explore how the region can continue to attract, develop and grow to ensure that it competes for new skills, investment and the employees of the future. With a number of successful projects in Thames Valley, Ramboll is exhibiting and looking forward to showcasing our expertise and experience in the region. Read more on the event website here.

14 September 2016
Post BREXIT … where now?
St Mary's Stadium, Southampton, UK
Paul Stubbington and Paul Davis are attending the annual Business South Black Book Dinner with fellow leading business men and women from the Solent region to hear what BBC South Business Correspondent, Alastair Fee, has to say about life after the EU referendum. Alastair is one of the South's leading business commentators, and will be sharing some of the reactions from businesses he has spoken to in the aftermath of the vote.
14 September 2016
Infrastructure needs and priorities in North Wales, Abergele
The Kinmel Hotel and Spa, St George Road, Abergele, UK
Richard Hird and other members of the Bulford Road - Johnston to Tiers Cross road improvement project team, will be presented with an Excellent rated CEEQUAL certificate by Sir John Armitt at this 'Question Time' style debate.
17 - 18 September 2016
Open House London - Woolwich Arsenal Clock Tower tour
London, UK
As part of Open House London 2016, Ramboll’s Jeremy Foster and A&Q Partnership Architects will be welcoming visitors to Woolwich Arsenal’s historic clock tower and imparting knowledge on the restoration of the 19th century clock tower that was in a state of serious disrepair. Admission is free to all Open House London events, view the 2016 event programme here or read more on the event website here.
20 September 2016
Ramboll technical seminar 'Shaping the digital future'
Glasgow, UK
Ramboll experts Graham Stewart and Ian van Duivenbode will be presenting at Ramboll’s technical seminar ‘Shaping the digital future’. Ian will discuss Parametric Optimisation and how to comply with the latest revision of the Scottish Building Regulations. With the April 2017 deadline for 'BIM Level 2' in Scotland looming, Graham will provide a pragmatic approach to 'BIM Level 2', describing what do clients need to prepare and what the design teams need to deliver. Places are limited at this event and must be reserved, RSVP here.
25 - 30 September 2016
International Conference on Lightning Protection
Estoril, Portugal
Ramboll's Satheesh Jacob will be presenting the paper 'Lightning protection of a temporary structure in an open area' at the 33rd annual International Conference of Lightning Protection. Approved by the ICLP Scientific Committee, the paper summarises findings from recent research carried out by Ramboll and University of Strathclyde that aims to provide an outline of the lightning protection system strategy for the protection of life, livestock, sensitive equipment and property in open areas. Read more on the event website here.
27 - 29 September 2016
2nd International Port Infrastructure Conference
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Nick Clarke is presenting 'Developing passenger terminals to accommodate growing vessel size and maximise customer experience'. Issues include: Examining challenges of dealing with the growing vessel size whilst focusing on achieving a high end user experience; Understanding issues related to vessel size growth vs. end user experience expectations; Analysing methods of merging two sides together to understand the opportunities and pitfalls that may occur on the way; Demonstrating the methodology behind the analysis.
29 September 2016
Business South CEO Dinner
Rhinefield House, Brockenhurst, New Forest, UK
Pat Jansen is attending an 'invitation-only' gathering of regional thought leaders hosted by Business South. Michelle Harris, Partner and Regional Head of Real Estate and Construction at RSM and Danny Corley, Pre-Construction Director at Willmott Dixon will lead the discussion on the current trends and challenges in the construction industry. Discussions will focus on the development of people (skills), technology and innovation, both nationally and locally.
7 October 2016
ICE Publishing awards
One Great George Street, London
At the 2016 ICE Publishing Awards, the John Henry Garood King Prize for the best paper on bridges, tunnels and soil mechanics will be presented to Fabio Gazzola, Steve Thompson and Peter Curran for their paper MediaCityUK Footbridge, Salford, UK.
10 - 11 October 2016
Advanced Building Skins Conference
Bern, Switzerland

Ramboll's Mark Pniewski, Head of Façades, and Miriam Butti, Designer Engineer, are due to present a paper on the complex glazed façade of 51-54 Fenchurch Street that completely wraps the building creating a visual and opaque skin. The presentation will discuss; design intent, staggered framing and thermal performance. Read more on the 11th conference on Advanced Building Skins here.

12 October 2016
The British Construction Industry Awards Dinner
Grosvenor House Hotel, 86-90 Park Lane, London UK
Dan Harvey and Jackie Heath are hosting a table at the 29th annual BCI Awards gala dinner to celebrate Ramboll's achievements in the construction industry.
12 -13 October 2106
Marine & Civil Engineering Expo
ExCel, London, UK
Nick Clarke is speaking on 'Managing marine construction risk by design'. Ramboll has a national and international reputation for simplifying and de-risking construction in the marine environment through our design processes. The seminar will review past marine civil engineering projects (coastal, harbours, piers) which have proved successful in both time and money through attention to risk and careful consideration of buildability.
26 - 27 October 2016
London Build Expo
London, UK
Graham Stewart, Head of BIM, will be joining key speakers from Lendlease and Balfour Beatty in the 'BIM Level 3: A strategy for a Digital Built Britain' panel discussion. The discussion forms part of Stream A, titled 'Future London Plans and Sustainability', on day two of the exhibition that focuses exclusively on construction opportunities in London and the South East of England. Read more on the event website here.

2 - 4 November 2016
British Ports Association Conference
On-board the Marco Polo CMV cruise vessel, Port of Dover, UK
Nick Clarke is attending the two day programme, which includes a wide range of topics including; Maritime and business, policy and markets overview, port community regeneration, Europe, infrastructure, regional development, environment, and shipping developments
8 December 2016
NCE Tunnelling Awards ceremony
Grosvenor House Hotel, London, UK
Ramboll will be hosting a table with guests from the City of Copenhagen to recognise the steps taken by the project team to build community engagement on the Nordhavnsvej (North Link Tunnel).
10 January 2017
Humber Gateway offshore windfarm: a geotechnical case study, Sheffield
Sheffield, UK
Ramboll's Simon Davies, Offshore Geotechnical Leader, will be presenting at this ICE lecture discussing the offshore wind market in the UK, followed by a case study of the Humber Gateway offshore wind farm from site investigation and design to installation. The event is free to attend, read more and book on the event website here.
8 February 2017
New London Architecture 'Meeting London’s school needs'
London, UK
Gavin White joins the panel of presenters at this NLA half day conference that will investigate what steps can be taken now to ensure the future demands for school places are met. Topics of discussion include future government funding policy and upcoming schools building programmes. Find out more and book tickets here.
6 - 8 March 2017
International Hotel Investment Forum
Berlin, Germany
Andrew Lyons and Barry McAvoy will be attending the 20th International Hotel Investment Forum. To arrange a meeting please contact Andrew or Barry directly, their contact details can be found in their personal profiles.
14 - 16 March 2017
Passenger Terminal Conference & Expo 2017
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Ramboll has a strong track record in airport development. Mike Smith will be attending this international airport and airline event to discuss our focused multidisciplinary offering with existing and potential clients both in the UK and overseas.
14 – 17 March 2017
MIPIM 2017
Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France
Ramboll contacts from across all disciplines will be attending MIPIM 2017, the leading real estate event for property professionals. Find out more about Ramboll at MIPIM here.
30 March 2017
New London Architecture 'Housing Innovation: New methods of construction and delivery'
London, UK

Sarah Halpin will join The Deputy Mayor for Housing, James Murray, Mark Farmer (author of The Farmer Review) and other industry experts at this NLA half day conference that will explore the latest innovations and new approaches to housing construction and delivery. Find out more and book tickets here.

31 March 2017
Regenerate South Conference
Hilton at The Ageas Bowl, West End, Southampton, UK
Directors from Ramboll's Southampton office will be attending the Regenerate South Showcase featuring visits to nearby developments, including: Southampton City Centre; Portsmouth City Centre; Bournemouth Town Centre; Whitehill & Bordon; and Solent Enterprise Zone at Daedalus.
25 - 27 April 2017
Argus Biomass 2017
London, UK
Preben Messerschmidt will present a case study: “Technological adaptations for straw firing at the Avedore Power Station, Copenhagen”. Paul James will be moderating a panel discussion on exploring new areas of development in biomass technologies. Read more on the event page here.
2-3 May 2017
Ground Engineering Infrastructure Summit
Victoria Park Plaza, London, UK
The Summit will gather together the entire geotechnical industry – clients, consultants, contractors, academia and suppliers – to share the geotechnical knowledge that will be vital to designing and delivering future infrastructure. Ramboll's Jim Flack will give a presentation on the Bermondsey Dive Under on 3 May.
16 May 2017
CEEQUAL award presentation - Bermondsey Dive Under Project
Kennington Kia Oval, London, UK
Will Duckett from Ramboll, together with Charl de Kock from Skanska, and Kevin Sullivan, Gerardo Austria and Kirsten Velthuis from Network Rail, will be attending the presentation of the CEEQUAL award for the Bermondsey Dive Under. More on the project here
17 - 18 May 2017
EVA22 - Brexibility
Armourers Hall, London, UK
Mathew Riley, Managing Director UK, will be discussing use of digital engineering within project controls on 17 May. EVA22 is an informative event for professionals with interests in project management, project controls, earned value and those wanting to learn more about wider issues of transformation, successful change and benefits-driven portfolios. Read more on the event website here.
23 May 2017
Smart Buildings 17
4 Kingdom Street, London, UK
Philip Kite will be presenting 'Can smart buildings enhance mind, body and spirit?' at the inaugural Smart Buildings conference. Hosted by British Land the event will cover a spectrum of topics relevant for developers, tenants and end-users. Topics include enabling and creating a Smart Building, managing energy, using data, employee satisfaction and delivering wellbeing. As event partners Ramboll are able to offer discounted delegate rates, read more on the event website here.
25 May 2017
ICE London Civil Engineering Awards 2017 - celebrating new infrastructure projects in London
Institution of Civil Engineers, London UK
Will Duckett, Adrian Shawcross and James Collins will be attending this networking event as guests of Skanska. We have two new infrastructure projects shortlisted:
- Bermondsey Dive Under
- Custom House Station
26 May 2017
UK Shelter Forum 20
Oxford, UK
In its 20th year the UK Shelter Forum (UKSHF) will focus on 'Shelter, Protection and Protracted crises’. Jeremy Foster, Director, is presenting at the forum to raise awareness of the HUB concept - a group of humanitarian and private sector members that provide technical support to the humanitarian sector in disaster response. The event is free to attend, read more on the event website here.

1 June 2017
Launch of the CIRIA Hidden Defects roadshow, hosted by Ramboll to rollout (C764) ‘Hidden defects in bridges – guidance on detection and management’.
M Shed, Bristol, UK
Dr Paul-Jackson shares his particular expertise in the real behaviour of structures, assessment, codes of practice, non-linear analysis and strengthening bridges. His tried and tested non-standard assessment approaches have enabled clients to avoid costs of unnecessary strengthening and rebuilding work. Paul is also speaking at the second roadshow date on 4 July.
6 - 8 June 2017
Offshore Wind Energy 2017
London, UK
Meet us at stand no. N-J30 in the Danish Pavilion. Contact Søren Juel Petersen (Energy) or Jesper Thomsen (Oil & Gas) to set up a meeting. Read more on the conference website
8 June 2017
IStructE annual People and Papers Awards Luncheon and prize giving
The Institution of Structural Engineers, London, UK
Dr Paul Jackson has published several papers relating to the multi award winning Hammersmith Flyover (phase 2) strengthening project and his paper ‘Partial safety factors for reinforcement’ (Structures, Vol 5, February 2016), jointly written by the late Professor Andrew Beeby, won the IStructE award Best Research into Practice Paper Prize 2017.
23 June 2017
ICE Women in Engineering
Transport Museum, London, UK

Ramboll is joining the ICE to celebrate Women in Engineering Day 2017 event at their Museum late event. The evening includes inspiring talks from leading women in the engineering industry and a range of interactive stalls. Read more and book your place on the event website here.