The fifth in the series of international seminars organised by the University of Birmingham and sponsored by the IAWE, will take place on Thursday 11th February at 12.00 noon UK time. The seminar is entitled “Wind loading code developments”. The programme will be as follows.

Main Speaker

Svend Ole Hansen, Svend Ole Hansen ApS, Eurocode on Wind Actions

Short presentations

Francesco Ricciardelli, Professor of Structural Engineering, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Italy, Calibration of Code factors for Climatic Actions
Professor John Dora, infrastructure resilience, asset management and standards expert, Developments in addressing climate change in design codes
Donald Scott Latest updates to the ASCE 7 Wind Provisions and Development of Performance-Based Wind Design Prestandard.