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Learn, Contribute and Share your knowledge and skills in Structural Engineering with fellow members.  It's the best way to compliment your education and profession for a successful career in structural engineering.


Calendar of Events

Get yourself updated with the upcoming events and activities of IABSE members and partners. Subscribe to IABSE Newsletter and be part of this global IABSE community. Receive news right in your mailbox or frequently visit this page for more information.

Networking Opportunities

Networking during Meetings, Workshops, Conferences and Social Events is essential in our modern world. To adapt to the 'New Normal', IABSE provides a platform for virtual meetings and events. The best way to build a successful career in Structural Engineering is to get connected in a crowd of successful Structural Engineers.
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Get the latest news on the activities of the Association, its Members and National Groups around the globe.  Be the first one to know about our "Call for Contribution" or "Call for Abstract" for our conferences and "Call for Nominations" for IABSE Awards and "Call for Papers" for our SEI Journal.
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Become a Member

Joining IABSE is to be in a right place where people are passionate to Learn, Contribute and Share their Knowledge and skills for the advancement of Structural Engineering as a profession. Apply now and be part of the global and friendly community of IABSE members.
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Welcome to IABSE's Homepage !

Thank you for visiting our website. IABSE is a scientific/technical Association established in 1929 in Zurich, with members in 90 countries and 56 National Groups worldwide dealing with all aspects of structural engineering. The Association's mission is to exchange knowledge to advance the practice of structural engineering in the service of the profession and society.


Discover our technical groups dealing with almost 50 specialised structural engineering topics, our peer-reviewed publications, i.e. Structural Engineering International (SEI) quarterly journal containing scientific and technical articles, Structural Engineering Documents (SED), Case Studies and Conference Proceedings. Also find out more about our relaunched eLearning platform, Young Engineers Programme (YEP), International Awards and more. The best way to know our Association is to join our activities. Please visit our Calendar of Events, where upcoming events are conveniently listed for both local National Group events and international events. We look forward to welcoming you to one of them. It's the best way to meet and enlarge your network in the industry. Come and join us, where colleagues from industry and research learn, contribute and share their knowledge!”


Yaojun Ge
President of IABSE


GLOBE - Global Consensus on Sustainability in the Built Environment

Nothing less than a transformative and united worldwide effort from all stakeholders of the construction sector is required for human society to be successful in sustainable development, and in the mitigation of the disastrous consequences of climate change at global and local scales”. Read more..




Structural Engineering International (SEI), IABSE Bulletins i.e SED, Case Studies, Guidelines etc. are essential source of current and latest peer-reviewed articles in structural engineering.


IABSE Conferences organised by its National Groups is one of the best place to meet other members during the Conferences.

recognition awards

The Distinctions and Prizes programme of IABSE has as its objective to advance structural engineering through the recognition of outstanding achievements.



Members benefits

IABSE's mission is to spread the knowledge of Structural Engineering for the advancement of the profession.  Members are enjoying these benefits.  More here

national groups

Get involved and be part of the IABSE National Group in your country.  No need to go far to be part of this global network of structural engineers!  More here

technical activities

Looking for a place to learn and contribute in structural engineering? Check out and be part of the activities in almost 50 Task Groups of IABSE.  More info.

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