07 - 09 March 2023 | ExCeL, London

07 - 09 March 2023
ExCeL, London

Optimising the use of concrete

03 March / 14.15 - 15.00

A core principle of a circular economy is to do more with less.

This session explores the opportunities to create more efficient structural solutions using concrete, and design strategies for optimising and extending its long service life including design for adaptability.

Curated by

Panel overview:


Elaine Toogood, Head of Architecture, The Concrete Centre

Repurposing existing concrete structures – Learning from the lessons of recent transformation projects The Standard, London and 160 Old Street, London

John McRae, Director, ORMS

Beyond the mix – Understanding the power of structural design in reducing the embodied carbon of concrete buildings

Grace Di Benedetto, Structural Engineer, Arup

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