Joanne Saunders (CHAIR)

Structures Manager

Ringway Island Roads (Eurovia UK)

Joanne Saunders is a Chartered Civil Engineer and has been working with Eurovia for the past nine years. Focusing on highway structures, Jo is currently leading the Structures Team on the IOW Highways PFI contract heading up a programme of BCI improvements, strengthening and parapet upgrades. Throughout her career, Jo has been committed to innovation and was an ICE President’s Apprentice in 2014/15. This led on to her role as Innovation Manager at Eurovia where she developed several initiatives and co-authored a paper ‘How can the management of bridges relate to the UN Sustainable Development Goals?’

Lucas Gibaud Jose Maria Sanchez de Muniain (CHAIR)

The highlight of the bridge engineering year.

Sue Threader, Chief Executive, Rochester Bridge Trust

A great day meeting lots of like-minded people, exploring new innovations and products from exhibitors and listening to some inspiring speakers.

Kevin Dentith, Chief Bridge Engineer, Devon County Council

Excellent networking and knowledge sharing opportunity, everyone who works in bridges should be there!

Liz Kirkham, Network & Strategic Asset Manager, Gloucestershire County Council

Very good conference and excellent networking opportunities.

Paul Tucker, Senior Bridge Engineer & Team Leader, Somerset County Council

Once again a great opportunity to see and hear from market leaders in bridges innovation.

Adrian Worthington, Technical & Design Officer, Wigan Council

The event is always informative, inspiring and relevant - a really good blend of asset owners, researchers, designers and contractors. A must for all bridge engineering professionals!

Phil Raven, Head of Technical Design, Milestone Infrastructure (Oxfordshire Highways)

The event is an opportunity to meet the some main suppliers and service providers in the UK industry
and to gain an understanding of the status quo and the trends in the bridge through the problems faced and solutions found.

Philip Corbett, Concessionaire for the Rion-Antirion Bridge - Greece, GEFYRA SA