Roma will share three of her favourite bridges with you, and tell you how they were built! Her very first project as a structural engineer was a footbridge in Newcastle which she had to make sure wouldn’t wobble. She will also share the story of her engineering hero who was behind the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, and tell you how to make your own yummy bridge with jelly babies!
Roma Agrawal MBE is a structural engineer and author. She is best known for her work on The Shard, the tallest tower in the UK, and her book Built which was published in 2018. Roma is an advocate for STEM careers and writes, presents, and appears on television with the aim of inspiring young people.