Bridges - What's New and How we Beat the Computer

Presented by:

  • Bernard Shepherd - Principal Consultant - Transport, GHD

Recent projects from around the world - including Urban Superway in Adelaide - and a discussion on how we can show the new generation of bridge engineers that they do not need a computer to design a bridge.


The Speaker: Bernard completed his engineering training in NZ and in France and is currently a Principal Consultant – Transportation, and a Project Director for rail project advice, bridge design, construction engineering and remedial engineering in GHD’s Melbourne office.  He has extensive international experience and is the Public Officer of the Australian French Association for Science and Technology (AFAS), a Victorian Committee member of the Railway Technical Society of Australasia (RTSA) and a Past Chairman of the Victorian Branch of the Association of Consulting Engineers Australia (Consult Australia).

Please note the change of venue from our usual location.

This event will start at 6:15pm in Lecture Theatre C1, 4th Floor, Engineering Block B at The University of Melbourne, Parkville  (Building 174, Grid L17 on this map.)

Refreshments will provided from 5:30pm in Room C301, 3rd Floor, Engineering Block C (Building 174, Grid L17 on this map.)

Eventbrite - IStructE Technical Meeting : 13 October 2014

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