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Live streamed lecture: Breaking down the barriers

November 5, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

ICE Yorkshire and Humber will be televising this lecture at the University of Leeds – if you would like to attend, click here to book: https://www.ice.org.uk/events/private-events/live-streaming-breaking-down-the-barriers-leeds

Four speakers, from a contractor, a client, a consultant and academia, will explain how issues of respect, fairness and inclusion are being addressed within their organisation.

The four speakers:

  • Cath Schefer – UK Managing Director, MWH
  • Professor David Kennedy – Deputy Director of the Cardiff School of Engineering and professor of Structural Engineering, Cardiff University
  • Alun Davies – Business Executive, Alun Griffiths Contractors Ltd
  • Dawn Turner – Head of Pension Fund Management, Environment Agency

The speakers will give presentations explaining how issues of respect, fairness and inclusion are being addressed within their organisation, and how they intend to deal with the opportunities or problems presented by a diverse workforce.

The event is being kindly sponsored by:

  • Alun Griffiths (Contractors) Ltd
  • Atkins
  • Costain/ABC
  • Welsh Government

David Rowlands, Chair ICE Wales Cymru will give the welcome.
Cynnal Cymru (Sustain Wales) is co-hosting this event.

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November 5, 2015
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



Lecture Theatre A, School of Civil Engineering
University of Leeds
Leeds, LS2 9JT United Kingdom
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