Each year, UCSD students are given the opportunity to present their research to an audience. This year, in collaboration with ICE (Institution of Civil Engineers), we have a full timetable of presentations being delivered on Wednesday 9th May at University Centre South Devon.

We are delighted to welcome Freddie Catlow as our keynote speaker for the day. Freddie is alumni of UCSD and will be talking about his experiences working in Sri Lanka on an exciting and unique eco resort project.

This event is suitable for those:

  • Considering studying Civil Engineering or Construction at UCSD
  • Interested in finding out about the research UCSD students have undertaken and current themes within the industry
  • Looking to find out more about higher and degree apprenticeships as a route to achieving a degree alongside employment, from a student perspective and employer perspective
  • Looking to network with like-minded people

To secure your place and beat the queue on the day, please REGISTER HERE.

Timetable

Time

Presentation Topic

Presenter/s

9:30 – 10:00 Higher and Degree Apprenticeships: Everything you need to know about our range of construction and civil engineering apprenticeships available from September 2018, including the NEW Higher Apprenticeship in Construction Management Levels 4, 5 and 6. There will be a second opportunity to hear this talk at 14:30. Dave Worthington – Programme Coordinator Higher Skills Development for Construction, Building Services and Civil Engineering, University Centre South Devon, and Emily Tucker – Apprenticeships and Employer Engagement Manager, South Devon College
10:15 – 10:30 Introduction of guest speakers Dave Worthington
10:30 – 11:15 Keynote presentation: Sri Lanka – an Eco Resort Project. Freddie will talk through his journey from student to project manager on this innovative project, and the challenges he faced working on a project where the jungle ends and the coast begins. UCSD alumni student Freddie Catlow – Sustainability Construction Manager, Nomadic Resorts
11:30 – 11:45 UCSD Student Research Presentation UCSD FdSc Civil and Coastal Engineering students
11:45 – 12:00 UCSD Student Research Presentation UCSD FdSc Civil and Coastal Engineering students
12:00 – 12:30 Flood Risk Control – Dawlish Warren Beach Management Scheme Emily Craig – Civil Engineer, Royal Haskoning DHV
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch and visual presentation of academic research UCSD FdSc Civil and Coastal Engineering students
13:30 – 14:00 Manual for Streets in Practise – ‘place’ and highway design Sam Davenport – Graduate Transport Planner, Awcock Ward Partnership
14:00 – 14:30 TBC – SUDS drainage and design principles – managing run off in an urban environment Simon Baker – Engineer, Awcock Ward Partnership
14:30 – 15:00 Higher and Degree Apprenticeships: Everything you need to know about our range of construction and civil engineering apprenticeships available from September 2018, including the NEW Higher Apprenticeship in Construction Management Levels 4, 5 and 6. Dave Worthington – Programme Coordinator Higher Skills Development for Construction, Building Services and Civil Engineering, University Centre South Devon, and Emily Tucker – Apprenticeships and Employer Engagement Manager, South Devon College

In collaboration with Institution of Civil Engineers

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When

9th May, 2018 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Where

University Centre South Devon, Long Road, Paignton, Devon TQ4 7EJ

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