Keynote Lecture

Dr. Klaus H. Ostenfeld

“Lecture 2nd Bridges Engineering Workshop Mexico"

MSc civil/structural engineering DTU 1966, former Director Bridges and CEO of COWI A/S. Expert consultant since 2009. Directed and developed designs of major bridges incl. the Great Belt Bridge in Denmark, The Oresund Crossing between Denmark and Sweden, Normandy bridge in France and the Femern crossing investigations between Denmark and Germany. World Bank appointed expert.

Former vice-president of The Academy of Technical Sciences. Former president, now honorary member and fellow of IABSE, the International Association for Bridge- and Structural Engineering, and former chairman of the IABSE Foundation.

Has been awarded the Oscar Faber Award, Institution of Structural Engineers, UK, the G.A. Hagemann Gold Medal, Danish Technical University 2004, the Grand Prix, Trophée Eugène Freyssinet 2014 and the Prix Caquot 2017 of AFGC in France.