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Hong Kong: ICE Presidential Reception 2024

Event organised by ICE

Date
11 January 2024
Time
18:30 - 21:00 HKT (GMT+8)
Location
Garden Lounge
The Hong Kong Club
1 Jackson Road
Hong Kong

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Overview

ICE President, Prof Anusha Shah, will be visiting Hong Kong from 10-12 January 2024. A Presidential Reception is scheduled for 11 January 2024, during which the President will meet with guests and members in Hong Kong. Additionally, the President will present membership certificates to newly elected Fellows. All members are welcome to join the Presidential Reception and reunite with old friends from ICE.

Dress code:

Business attire

(HK Club policies: jeans, t-shirts, tracksuits, shorts, shoes for sports activities and flip-flops are not acceptable. No denim may be worn at any time.)

Note:

  • Registration will be confirmed on a first-come-first-served basis, with priority given to ICE members.
  • Only successful applicants will receive a confirmation e-mail.
  • The above is subject to change without prior notice.

Disclaimer:

The Institution of Civil Engineers (Hong Kong Association) shall not under any circumstances be liable or otherwise for death or any injury or for any damage to or loss or destruction of property or otherwise, in any such case arising from any accident or mishap, and whether during or after this event, in preparation for it, traveling to or from it or otherwise.

Speaker

Prof. Anusha Shah

Prof. Anusha Shah

Institution of Civil Engineers

president 2023/24

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Prof. Anusha Shah

Anusha Shah is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and its president for the 2023-24 session. She’s the third woman and first person of colour to be elected as president in over 200 years of ICE history.

She’s a senior director for resilient cities and UK climate change adaptation lead at Arcadis, a global sustainability, design, engineering and management consulting firm.

She’s also a non-executive director at the Met Office, a trustee at the Green Alliance and a visiting professor at Edinburgh University. She was awarded honorary professorship by the University of Wolverhampton for knowledge transfer and an honorary doctorate of engineering by the University of East London for her services to address climate change.

Anusha specialises in water and environmental engineering and has over 22 years of experience in designing, managing and leading projects and programmes in the UK and internationally.

Anusha sits on various industry climate change groups. She represents Arcadis at the London Climate Change Partnership and the 50L Home Initiative of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. She’s a past chair of the Thames Estuary Partnership Board.

Anusha is the recipient of several awards, including the 2020 Top 50 UK Women Engineers Sustainability Award and the CECA Inspiring Change Award. She was recognised by Climate Reframe as one of the UK’s leading Black, Asian and minority ethnic voices on climate change.

For more information please contact:

Jenny Chan