The Sustainability Puzzle - making the pieces fit

Concrete Bridge Development Group
National Conference Centre, Birmingham (Click here to view in Googlemaps)


CBDG 25th Annual Conference 29 June 2022


Under the theme The Sustainability Puzzle – making the pieces fit, the conference will tackle the sustainability options for the design, construction, inspection and management of concrete bridges and explore the question; how does bridge engineering respond to the modern, post-carbon world?

If you have a topic to present, we´ d like to hear from you.

Suggested topics for presentation include: 

  • the circular economy
  • decarbonisation and net zero carbon
  • adaptation to climate change
  • modular concrete construction
  • optimal structural shape and form
  • digital design/construction/inspection
  • design efficiencies through enhanced inspection
  • case studies and project solutions   

Please provide an abstract by the 18th February 2022. This must include a title and outline content (maximum 150 words). Presentations are typically expected to be 25-35 minutes plus Q&A. Following acceptance, the presentation in PowerPoint format will be required in advance of the conference.   

Exhibition stand space available. For further information on the conference, please contact

More details on the conference programme will be posted as they become available.