Silvino Pompeu-Santos

IABSE presents Silvino Pompeu-Santos, Portugal with Honorary Membership  “in high appreciation of his outstanding and dedicated services to the Association”. Silvino Pompeu-Santos, consulting engineer and former Research Director at LNEC (Laboratory for Testing of Structures), has been very engaged at IABSE since joining in 1987: as Member of many IABSE events (Symposia Lisbon1989, Rome1993 and Lisbon 2005; Colloquium Bergamo1997; Congress Lucerne2000); Chair of the Portuguese Group (1999-2008); Delegate to the Permanent Committee (1987-2008); Member of the Long-Range-Plan Review Committee (1993-1995); Member of WC 8 (1995-1999) and Vice-President of IABSE (1999-2007). He was the first Co-ordinator of the Advisory Board to the Executive Committee and contributes now as a Member of the Board.