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Group Head of Sustainability, Berkeley Group
Louise is responsible for setting and implementing the group’s Sustainability strategy. She has specialised in sustainability throughout her career and has a keen interest in placemaking which stemmed from her masters in Urban Design. Louise is a Non-Executive Director of Construction Industry Council (CIC) sits on the Green Construction Board and CIC Diversity and Inclusion Panel
Founder, Rutter Johnson
Lindsay graduated in 1974 and was elected C.Eng. MIStructE. in 1979 before establishing Rutter Johnson in November 1982. This small engineering consultancy practice is now in its 37th continuous trading year. Lindsay took a short break from the Practice 2016-2017 to become sole carer for his beloved wife who developed Motor Neurone Disease and has thus experienced the many pitfalls of “Inclusive Design”.
Director, Jane Simpson Access Architect
Jane is the Director of her own company, Jane Simpson Access Ltd. She is also an NRAC registered Access Consultant. Throughout her career she has developed a broad range of expertise working within a local authority background, private practice and planning department and over two decades of experience in inclusion.
Senior Consultant in the Access and Inclusive Environments Team, Arup
The team work with clients to incorporate inclusive design into their schemes by providing best practice guidance and practical solutions, for projects across the globe. Chris is an NRAC-accredited Inclusive Design Consultant currently working on a wide range of projects across commercial, R&D and industrial buildings, transport, and higher education sectors.
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In this blog, Tracey Collins explains how Kier became disability confident. Tracey is Talent, Development and Inclusion Manager at Kier.
In this piece Dean Cavanagh talks to us about being a disabled person and working as a built environment professional. He reflects on how a passion for equality and pushing boundaries has shaped his career.
Sabina de Jesus looks to raise awareness among structural engineers about what inclusive design is and the role they can play in delivering designs that cater for diverse needs.
Meet the esteemed judging panel for this year’s Young Structural Engineer International Design Competition and find out what they are looking for ahead of the competition winner’s announcement.
In this piece Tony Parasram tells us about his journey to IStructE Fellowship. He also gives his thoughts on how structural engineering can become more inclusive.
In this blog, Dawn Bonfield considers the links between science and technology, gender and sustainable development.