Young Researchers Conference


The 2019 Conference

The full schedule of our 2019 conference is available to view, along with details of all poster presenters, pictures from the event and the Proceedings (PDF 5mb)

Details of the 2018 conference, including the winners and their videos, are available to view.

More about the Young Researchers' Conference

Our annual event brings together industry, academics and students in a showcase of outstanding structural engineering research.

Who is it for?

Presenting research:

Researchers in academia or industry with fewer than five years' research experience, such as PhD students (from second year on) or researchers with up to one year of post-doctoral experience.

Discovering research:

Industry professionals with an interest in emerging research trends or research with real potential for application in industry; students looking to learn more about PhD and post-doctoral work, and others in the research field.


Each year, a shortlist of young researchers is invited to present research to an audience of peers and industry professionals.

The best presentations win prizes from a pot of £2000.

Attend to:

  • network with PhD researchers and industry professionals with a passion for great research
  • discover the range of structural engineering research happening around the world
  • present your work to an audience of leading researchers and industry professionals

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