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ICE Presidential Address 2018


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  • London
  • 06 November 2018
  • 17:00 - 20:30
Presidential Address 2018

About this event

ICE:  improving lives in our global society by being at the forefront of the smart infrastructure revolution

Andrew Wyllie CBE will become President of the Institution of Civil Engineers on 6 November.

The occasion will be marked by Andrew Wyllie CBE giving his Presidential Address, setting out his aims and objectives for his year in office, and announcing the winner of ICE People’s Choice Award 2018 as his first act as ICE President.

The address will be followed by a drinks and canapé reception in the State Rooms.

This event is one of the highlights in the Institution’s calendar and is a wonderful gathering of members, industry leaders and MPs.


17:00    Registration
18:00    Address
18:45    Drinks and canapé reception
20:30    Carriages


John Beswick

Andrew Wyllie CBE 

Andrew is Chief Executive of Costain Group PLC, the smart infrastructure solutions company. Prior to taking up this role in 2005, he worked for Taylor Woodrow where he was Managing Director of the construction business and was a member of the Group Executive Committee.

He worked for several years on a variety of major contracts in Saudi Arabia, Ghana, the Falklands and Malaysia, as well as projects in the United Kingdom.

In addition, Andrew is a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Yorkshire Water and was previously a Non-Executive Director of Scottish Water.

Andrew has an MBA from London Business School, is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Institute of Directors and the British American Project. He is also a member of the CBI Infrastructure Board and a Companion of the Chartered Management Institute.

Andrew was awarded a CBE for services to Engineering and Construction.

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