Resources, Infrastructure Systems and built Environments

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering


Past Events

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 17:30 to 20:30

Come and join us for the final pitching event of the Urban Flows Observatory #sensorbuild competition!

Over the past two months, our nine competition entrants have been building prototypes of sensors that can capture data about how energy and resources flow through the city of Sheffield. They now face our panel of...Read more

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00

Networks (as equivalent to graph theory in mathematics) provide a useful language for describing complex systems, where structure of connection among different interacting entities constituting a system is important. Various toolboxes, mathematical/theoretical and computational, to clarify complex networks, from algorithms to detect particular structure of networks to methods and indices...Read more

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 09:00 to 17:00

This event provides the opportunity to learn from highly qualify guests from industry, academia and government, about the wide range of energy storage technologies and their role in new low carbon energy systems. Do not miss the chance to network and discuss your ideas with the current and next generation of...Read more

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 09:00 to Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 17:00

The objective of the ISNGI symposia series is to commence a co-ordinated global infrastructure research program about long term infrastructure and land use planning and to ensure the best and sharpest minds from industry, government and academia work together to create not only best practice benchmarks but new knowledge to...Read more

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:30

Hosted by Dr Asaad Faramarzi (University of Birmingham) on behalf of ENCORE, this workshop aims to create a unique opportunity to discuss and explore ideas from those in industry and academia interested in addressing the above issues in relation to the rapidly-changing expectations and ambitions of the 21st century city.  The...Read more

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 09:30 to 16:30

This one day event will focus on the following:

* Network progress to date

* Updates from the our current Feasibility Study awardees 

* Plans for the year ahead and the next call for Feasibility Studies

* Research from our Early Career Network

* Industry themed sessions focusing on challenges...Read more

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:30

A one day ENCORE workshop hosted by Dr Thilo Gross (Bristol University) which aims to bring researchers in maths, physics and engineering together who have made inroads to this challenge by the developing new approaches to modelling and data analysis. We envision that the synthesis of these and other approaches...Read more

Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:15

A one day ENCORE Network + workshop hosted by the International Cente for Infrastructure Futures at the University of Bristol's System Centre. 

Engineering standards and design codes reflect best practice to provide frameworks that manage complexity and reduce variability so that compliance results in safe, predictably tolerable outcomes.

However, standardisation and...Read more

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 09:30 to 16:30

Encore Network+ addresses the Grand Challenge area of risk and resilience in Complex Engineering Systems.

Our vision is to identify, develop and disseminate new methodologies to improve the resilience and sustainable performance of complex engineered systems.

The workshop will look at methods to address the ENCORE challenges and will aim...Read more

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 10:00 to 16:30

The Royal Academy of Engineering’s four Centres of Excellence in Sustainable Building Design are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Centres' free one-day conference supported by the RAEng and CIBSE. 

The conference will be held on Friday the 13th of November 2015 10:00-16:30 at the Royal Academy...Read more