ORGANIZED BY FEUP (FACULTY OF ENGINEERING OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PORTO) IN COOPERATION WITH IST LISBON, UNIVERSITY OF MINHO AND LNEC.

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Key Note

NAEEM HUSSAIN

HONG KONG

DIRECTOR, ARUP

NAEEM HUSSAIN GRADUATED FROM THE WEST PAKISTAN UNIVERSITY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY IN 1962 AND JOINED KENCHINGTON LITTLE AND PARTNERS NOW WSP IN EAST PAKISTAN AS A STRUCTURAL ENGINEER, BEFORE TRANSFERRING TO THEIR LONDON OFFICE IN 1964. IN LONDON HE STUDIED ARCHITECTURE AT THE ARCHITECTURAL ASSOCIATION SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE AND THEN WENT ON TO OBTAIN A MASTERS DEGREE IN CONCRETE STRUCTURES AT IMPERIAL COLLEGE.
HE IS FELLOW OF THE IABSE, FELLOW OF THE ISTRUCTE, FELLOW OF THE ICE, FELLOW OF THE HKIE, AND FELLOW OF THE HKENG.
HE IS CURRENTLY AN ARUP FELLOW, DIRECTOR AND ARUP’S GLOBAL LEADER FOR BRIDGES. AMONGST THE NOTABLE BRIDGES THAT HE HAS DESIGNED ARE ORESUND CROSSING BETWEEN DENMARK AND SWEDEN, AND STONECUTTERS BRIDGE IN HONG KONG. HE IS THE CONCEPT DESIGNER FOR THE NEW FORTH BRIDGE IN SCOTLAND CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION AND THE DESIGNER FOR THE 30KM BRUNEI MUARA –TEMBURONG SEA CROSSING IN BRUNEI.

PREDICTED TOPIC OF KEY NOTE: FEASIBILITY STUDY AND DETAIL DESIGN OF THE 30KM SEA-CROSSING TEMBURONG LINK IN BRUNEI