Brian Collins

Brian Collins

UKCRIC Deputy Convenor (UCL)

Brian Collins is Professor of Engineering Policy at UCL, and is Director of the International Centre for Infrastructure Futures (ICIF). He served as specialist adviser to the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee’s inquiry into scientific infrastructure in 2013 and 2014. Before joining UCL, he served as Chief Scientific Advisor (CSA) to two Government departments (Transport 2006-11; Business Innovation and Skills 2009-11), with responsibility for overseeing science, engineering and technological activities, and ensuring that rigorous science and engineering evidence is used systematically throughout both Departments’ policy processes (particularly including investment policy).

Published by Brian Collins

UKCRIC response to the ICE policy statement ‘What should be in the National Infrastructure Strategy?’

House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee publish report on Our Planet, Our Health