Speaker : Stephen Pottle

Stephen has over 25 years’ experience of working in both the private and public sectors. He is a Technical Director and Highway Sector Lead in WSP’s Civil, Bridge and Ground Engineering discipline, providing technical advice and support to clients across the UK. In addition to the development of guidance on the management of safety critical fixings, he has been involved in the research and development of national guidance in many areas including bridge inspections, structural health monitoring and hidden defects. He is currently co-chair of the Bridge Inspector Certification Scheme and a steering group member of the Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction.