Events and Awards

The Institution hosts a global programme of topical events and awards

Attending an event is a great way to keep up-to-date with industry, hear from expert speakers and debate the hot topics affecting structural engineers across the globe.

Our annual programme includes:

  • Conferences and flagship annual lectures at Institution HQ
  • An extensive programme of regional events and technical meeting near you
  • Annual Awards presented by the Institution that recognise achievement in the field of structural engineering
  • Events organised by our affiliate organisations
Visit the Resources centre to view our library of recorded past lectures and events.

Looking for events near you? Find out more about your local regional group.

Regional Groups featured events

Averting Disaster: How to Save a Collapsing Building

Regional Group: Surrey
Date: 11/03/2019
Location: Lecture Theatre M, Surrey University, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH

Piper Alpha - Repairs, Strengthening, Disaster, Consequences

Regional Group: East Anglia
Date: 11/02/2019
Location: All Saints Hotel, Fornham Street Genevieve, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 6JQ

Hong Kong Regional Group - Annual General Meeting 2018

Regional Group: Hong Kong (SAR)
Date: 17/12/2018
Location: N001, The Hong Kong Polytechnical University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Institution Featured Activities, Events & Awards

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Latest Events


Hong Kong

Hong Kong Regional Group - Annual General Meeting 2018

Location: N001, The Hong Kong Polytechnical University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong



President's Inaugural Address 2019

Location: The Institution of Structural Engineers, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, UK


Chester and North Wales

Challenging The Traditional Delivery Of Projects: The River Irwell Footbridge

Location: Holiday Inn Chester - South, Wrexham Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH4 9DL


East Midlands

Joint IStructE/ICE Annual Joint Meeting

Location: Best Western Premier East Midlands Airport Kegworth Yew Lodge, Packington Hill, Kegworth, DE74 2DF


Northern Counties

Building a Railway - Then and Now

Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stephenson Quarter, Forth Banks, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3SA

Latest Courses



Eurocodes EC7: Geotechnical Design

Location: Cardiff School of Engineering, Queen’s Buildings, 14-17 The Parade, Cardiff, CF24 3AA

17/01/2019 - 21/03/2019

Midland Counties

Midland Counties Regional Group - Concept Design Course

Location: The Birmingham and Midland Institute, 9 Margaret Street, Birmingham, B3 3BS

21/01/2019 - 25/03/2019


IStructE Yorkshire - Engineering Practice Course 2019

Location: Leeds Beckett University, Rose Bowl Building, Portland Crescent, Leeds, LS1 3HB



Design of Steel and Composite Buildings

Location: Lecture Theatre M, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH

20/02/2019 - 08/05/2019

North Thames

North Thames Regional Group - Preparation Course for the Chartered Membership Examination

Location: Wyllyotts Centre, Potters, Bar, Enfield, EN6 2HN

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