PDN National Paper Competition

Developing Professionals Network National Paper Competition 


The National Young Professional, now Professional Development, Presentation Paper Competition is where developing professionals below the age of 35 are asked to present on a topic associated with the pipeline industry. Up to five entrants are nominated by regional branches and panels and the challenge is to give a presentation on any subject pertaining to the pipeline industry (Water, Sewerage, Gas, Oil, Tunneling, Onshore, Offshore, Health and Safety, Land and Environment).

2017 Winner: Simon Blaxall, Fisher German (South East Branch) with Rachel Taylor, Past Young Professionals (Professional Development) Network Chair

2017 finalists:

Simon Blaxall - Fisher German (South East Branch)

Lauren Gibson - Anglian Water (Eastern Branch)

Luke Murphy - Farrans (Northern Branch)

Alex Watts - Fisher German (Midlands Branch)

Jennifer Briddon - Tracerco (Scottish Branch)

Nick Anderson - Wessex Water (Wales & Western Branch)