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IABSE creates an environment in which discussion can flourish, young professionals can be inspired, and like-minded designers and researchers can collaborate on the future of the built environment.

Spanning 100 countries worldwide, the International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE) is dedicated to sharing and disseminating structural engineering knowledge and expertise among its members. The British Group (founded in 1930) represents those that currently live or work in the UK by organising inspirational lectures, site visits and conferences, as well as awarding annual prizes for excellence in design and communication.

IABSE facilitates international networking, collaboration and exchange of information among its members, and is the foremost international engineering association supporting its members in a worldwide and productive collaboration regardless of linguistic, economic and political differences.

Why become a member?

Whatever your stage of career, and whether your interest is sharing technical knowledge, learning about international engineering practice, building your network of professional contacts, opening up new opportunities for future career options, developing you international engineering business, or simply meeting new friends, you cannot afford to miss being a member of IABSE.

  • Be part of the worldwide professional network of structural engineers and leaders of the profession
  • Receive a free subscription to ‘Structural Engineering International’ (SEI)
  • Get reduced fees to both IABSE Conferences worldwide and events organised by the British Group

Upcoming Events

September 25 2024
09:30 17:30
Future of Design London 2024
October 21 2024
00:00 23:59
AFGC – UHPRC 2024 (Menton, France)

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Nominations are now open for the IABSE British Group Milne Medal, which is awarded for…

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Design Competition – Milne Medal

In 2003 the British Group of IABSE launched an award for engineering excellence in structural…

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