BTSYM Conferences

The BTSYM hold occasional conferences which aim to provide information of interest and use to young engineers within the tunnelling industry. These events also include excellent opportunities for informal discussions with other tunnelling professionals.


BTSYM Conference 2018

Driving Infrastructure Forward

In 2018 the BTSYM will showcase how projects bring benefits to communities, the environment and the economy and share lessons on how we can put stakeholders at the heart of tunnelling projects. We look forward to presentations and posters that showcase the work of our members and how their projects are improving the world around them. 

The BTSYM Conference 2018 will take place on Friday 16th March at Pinsent Masons LLP, 30 Crown Place, Earl Street, London, EC2A 4ES. 

Booking is now closed.


BTSYM Conference 2017

The BTSYM Conference 2017 took place on 10th March at Pinsent Masons in London. 


BTSYM Conference 2016

Challenges of Today, Challenges of Tomorrow

The BTSYM 2016 Conference was held on Friday 11th March at Pinsent Masons LLP, 30 Crown Place, Earl Street, London EC2A 4ES.

A conference report is available to view in the Archived Events section of the website.


BTSYM Conference 2015

A key aim of BTSYM Conference was to allow young tunnelling professionals to gain a broader understanding of the industry outside of their work area. Presentations were given by Young Members from a range of backgrounds covering the different aspects of a tunnelling project's lifecycle from feasibility, design, construction and beyond. The conference also provided an opportunity for delegates to meet fellow professionals after presentations.

A detailed conference report and links to video recordings of the presentations can be viewed in the Archived Events section of the website.