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Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction

Transforming infrastructure through smarter information

John Burland with Lisa Millard and Sinan Acikgoz

Image: Steering Group Chair John Burland talking to guests at CSIC event 

CSIC's Steering Group is composed of leading engineers and academics who meet four times a year to oversee the high-level strategy of the Centre. Membership of the Steering Group includes:

Professor John Burland CBE, (Chair)
Imperial College London 
Simon Abbott
Network Rail
Karen Alford 
Environment Agency
Dr Keith Bowers
Volker Buscher
Robert Dean
Tim Embley
Mark Enzer
Mott MacDonald
Adam Locke
Laing O'Rourke
Steve Hornsby
Independent Consultant
Professor Andrew McNaughton
Professor Gordon Masterton
University of Edinburgh/UKCRIC 
Richard Ploszek
Infrastructure and Project Authority
John Pelton
Stephen Pottle
David Pocock

Professor William Powrie
University of Southampton/UKCRIC 

Phillip Proctor
Highways England
Dr Scott Steedman CBE
British Standards Institute (BSI)
Michael Spencer
International Assocation of Engineering Insurers, (IMIA)
  John St Leger


CSIC funding representatives

Ajinkya Rao

Colin Cooper
Innovate UK

Liam Winder
Innovate UK

Latest news

The University of Cambridge takes part in DARe, the new Research Hub for Decarbonised Adaptable and Resilient Transport Infrastructures.

12 September 2023

DARe, the new Research Hub for Decarbonised Adaptable and Resilient Transport Infrastructures has received £10 million in funding from the Department for Transport and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI). L ed by Newcastle University, the Research Hub includes partner institutions such as the universities of Cambridge...

Register now for CSIC Distinguished Lecture 2023 by Professor Lord Rober Mair: ‘Infrastructure - can't measure, can't improve?’

29 August 2023

The CSIC Distinguished Lecture 2023 will be presented by the founding head of the Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC) and Emeritus Sir Kirby Laing Professor of Civil Engineering at Cambridge University, Lord Robert Mair on 28 September. Professor Mair is also one of the founding Directors of the...