51st General Meeting of European Council of Civil Engineers
21-22 May 2010, London, United Kingdom

25th Annivesary of ECCE

21 May 2010 Friday Smeaton Room

ECCE Executive Board Meeting   Hawksley Room

Tour of ICE Building including Library (optional for all) ICE Foyer, One Great George Street



Opening of the First day of the Meeting Smeaton Room

Welcome by ECCE President Vassilis P. Economopoulos         

Welcome by President Paul Jowitt, David Lloyd-Roach, Director Membership, overview of ICE Membership, Tom Foulkes, ICE Director General, Key Note Address on theme “The Civil Engineer’s Role in Influencing National Government and the EU”  

Welcome to New ECCE Members and Observers and Acceptance of New ECCE Full and Associate Members               

Presentation by Standing Committees Chairs:

  • SC Development & Business Environment
  • SC Education & Training
  • SC Environment & Sustainability
  • SC Knowledge & Technology
  • SC Professional Recognition & Mobility

TF Public Relations & Civil Engineering Heritage 

New Strategic Plan: Influencing National Government and the EU

Official Dinner for Participants and Accompanying Persons hosted by ICE including presentation of an award to ICE and Paul Jowitt’s Thank You Speech Smeaton Room limited to 100 people 20:00 – 23:00


22 May 2010 Saturday Imperial College

Coach Journey from Ermin St Jolly Hotel to Imperial College         

Approval of Minutes of 50th ECCE General Meeting

ECCE Activities since November 2009

Scheduled ECCE Activities (May 2010 – November 2010)

First Announcement for Elections of President Elect and Executive Board

ECCE Financial Matters:

ECCE Statutory & Management Accounts until December 31, 2009

ECCE Management Accounts until April 30, 2010   

Next Steps for New Strategic Plan                

Reports from ECCE International Activities

Presentation on the 52nd ECCE General Meeting

Other Business              

25th Anniversary of European Council of Civil Engineers: Historic Review by ECCE Honorary President Yrjö Matikainen
Tour of Imperial
Official close of the 51st ECCE Meeting

Technical Site Visit to Olympic Site for  Meeting Participants