To ensure that the Institution's technical strategy (in relation to business and regulatory matters) is implemented, through a programme of activities and initiatives.
The committee works closely with the Engineering Leadership Group and the Head of Technical Secretariat Services to determine strategic priorities: how, where and when to supply members with related resources, training and events.
This committee also provides direction and oversight of the BIM, Ethics and Small Practitioners Panels.
Volunteering also makes a valuable contribution to your Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
You will attend four meetings a year and have full access to all related documents. You will undertake some work between meetings.
We invite expressions of interest in committee membership each September, contacting all members except Student Members.
Contact the committee if you have questions about their work.
Explore our range of online training, recorded lectures and up and coming events.
In this blog, Matt Byatt FIStrucE and Vice President, describe his SME's experience in addressing the Climate Emergency.
Andy Leask sees a role for the professional institutions in creating an environment where all people – from junior staff to directors – feel comfortable discussing mental health issues with their peers.
Neil Wakeman calls for codes of conduct to balance risk and competency against a need to allow engineering skills to be applied as fully as possible in the pursuit of better solutions.
Stephen Gregson provides guidance on how to approach an appointment to review a design developed by another engineer.
The eighth International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC 2022) will be held in Cape Town from 5 to 7 September 2022.
Share your knowledge of modern uses of timber.
This course helps you improve the quality of your written reports and reduce the time you spend writing. It covers how to adapt your writing style for different documents and audiences. You will also learn some grammar best practice to help you write clearly and concisely.
This half-day course assists engineers working in the domestic sector for householders or small businesses.
A business plan provides a living blueprint for running and growing your business. It ensures you are on course to meet goals, financial targets and operational milestones. This highly practical half day workshop teaches the skills you need in order to plan the medium and long term growth of your SME.
Simple design calculations for basic steel and concrete elements for buildings within the scope of BS EN 1998.
This course introduces participants to the design of concrete structures to Eurocode 2, including the basics (materials, cover, fire), flexure, shear, deflection and column design.
Learn how to approach risk assessments and understand the importance of considering risk during the design process.
Learn how BuildSoft software solutions can increase productivity in your daily structural analysis tasks.