In order to introduce the spirit of the fib Symposium on Conceptual Design of Structures 2021, a pre-Symposium in the form of a webinar was hold online on September 9, 2020. The pre-Symposium presented a series of case-based discussions by a series of invited speakers on the approach and sensitivity in relation to the conceptual design of structures.

Please watch the online presentations by Aurelio Muttoni and Joseph Schwartz, Cecilia Puga, and Hugo Corres Peiretti.

Moreover, you can find an interview (so far, only in German) with the organizers of the Symposium here.

Almuñecar Footbridge over the River Manzanares, Madrid, Spain; eng. Hugo Corres Peiretti – Photo: Fhecor