President's visit and HQ update
Date & Time

15 December 2022
18:00 - 20:00 GMT

Location

The Oakfield at Chester Zoo, Caughall Road, Upton, Chester, CH2 1LH
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Price
Free
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President's visit and HQ update

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Date & Time

15 December 2022
18:00 - 20:00 GMT

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The Oakfield at Chester Zoo, Caughall Road, Upton, Chester, CH2 1LH
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Free
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President's regional visit and update on Institution affairs with an opportunity for questions from members.

Jane Entwistle will give an outline of her 2022 inaugural address which focuses on the knowledge, skills and history needed for a climate-positive future.

Darren Byrne will update members on Institution affairs and answer any questions.

Speaker

Jane Entwistle FIStructE, appointed as 2022 President of the Institution of Structural Engineers
Jane is Technical Director for Thomasons in Manchester, specialising in work on existing buildings. She particularly enjoys working on historic structures. 

Jane has been actively involved with the Institution since 2000, serving as Regional Group Chair for Lancashire and Cheshire in 2006/7 and on various committees and panels.

Darren Byrne, IStructE Deputy Chief Executive
Darren joined the Institution in November 1999, following almost five years with the Institution of Civil Engineers.

During his extensive involvement with professional engineering institutions Darren has gained experience in all aspects of the professional membership qualifying process, from academic qualifications through to initial professional development (IPD) and finally the professional review. 

He was appointed Director of Membership and Education in February 2008, and Deputy Chief Executive in January 2017.

During this time Darren has overseen the operation of the Membership and Education Directorate, from careers and accreditation activities to the Professional Review and CPD.

Additional Attendee Information

Free parking available at the Gate House (Deliveries & Events), not the Zoo Main Entrance. Short walk to The Oakfield (signposted).

Please register through Eventbrite by Wednesday 14 December to ensure that your name is on the list of attendees as Zoo security have requested a list of attendees prior to the event.

Hot and cold buffet will be served from 18:00, talk at 18:30.  The talk will be held in 'The Library'.

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