5:30pm - 8:30pm


Atkins Offices, SNC-Lavalin House, 4 Roundhouse Road, Derby, Derbyshire DE24 8JE United Kingdom


Free to attend

Event description

Hosted by the CIWEM East Midlands branch and the CIWEM West Midlands branch

The CIWEM East Midlands and West Midlands branches will be holding their annual joint Dr Jenkins best technical paper competition 2023.

The event provides an opportunity for new and prospective members of CIWEM to present papers on any topic in the field of water and environmental management.

This event will be in person this year. A buffet will be available on the evening, with plenty of opportunities to network with friends and colleagues during the event.

Part of CIWEM Awards & Competitions.

Dr Jenkins Competition 2023 | CIWEM East Midlands & West Midlands

Find out more about the competition

About the finalists

Ben Whitmore | Assistant Asset Engineer | Atkins

“ODI and Environment: A case study on leakage monitoring”

Elizabeth Langdon | Flood Risk Consultant | Tetratech

“Water, People and Biodiversity: Drainage Solutions for Shared Urban Spaces”

Lois Parry | Apprentice, Infrastructure | Atkins

“Sewage Pump Station contingency planning”

Rebecca Fernandes | Graduate Modeller | RPS

“Nature Based Solution Opportunity Mapper Tool”

About the judges


Paul Hurcombe | Drainage & Wastewater Management Planning (DWMP) Manager | Severn Trent Water

Jonathan Cutting | Technical Director | WSP

Alastair Moseley | Honorary Vice President | CIWEM & | Director | H2O WEM Ltd

Booking Information

This event is open to members and non-members of CIWEM.

Please note there is limited capacity at this event. Bookings must be made through 'My CIWEM' using the above booking link and are only confirmed once you have clicked ‘proceed & submit’ in the cart and received a confirmation email. Should you be unable to attend the event after booking, please cancel to allow other delegates to take the place.

If you have any questions about your booking or would like to cancel your attendance, please contact barbara.woods@ciwem.org.

Please make sure you add this event to your calendar, all you need to do is copy the body text of the joining instruction email, go to your Calendar, create a new calendar appointment, set the start and end date and time, paste the text and click the "Save & Close" button.

If you have any queries about this event, please contact Andrew Warren at Andrew.Warren@severntrent.co.uk.

About the venue and getting there

The event will take place at the Atkins Offices, SNC-Lavalin House, 4 Roundhouse Road, Derby DE24 8JE. Derby railway and bus stations are within easy walking distance and there are several bus routes that run near the offices for those travelling by bus.

Travelling to the venue

As part of CIWEM’s commitment to tackling the climate and ecological emergency we would encourage delegates to use the most environmentally sustainable means of transport possible.

By Train

Derby railway station is at Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU. East Midlands and Cross Country trains all go to Derby Station for those coming from outside the city.

By Bus | Coach

Derby bus station is at Mortledge, Derby DE1 2AW and only 10 minutes away from Atkins’ offices. The no. 1 and Skylink Derby bus routes run near the Atkins offices.

By foot | cycle

The Atkins offices are only 3 and 16 minutes’ walk from Derby railway station and Derby bus station respectively or 3 or 5 minutes’ cycle ride.

By car

If you are coming by car, please consider sharing the journey with others to reduce your environmental footprint.

As this is an in-person event, please remain vigilant to control the spread of COVID-19 and stay safe.

We would request that if you think you might have contracted COVID or have recently had the disease, that you do not attend this event.

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