Monthly Archives: July 2015

2nd International Workshop on Geomechanics and Energy

2nd International Workshop on Geomechanics and Energy 13- 15 October 2015, Celle, Germany The inaugural conference of this series (the First International Workshop on Geomechanics and Energy) took place in Lausanne Switzerland) in November 2013 and attracted more than 90 participants from 18 countries, universities, research centres and industries. The Second International Workshop on Geomechanics and Energy will be linked to the Sustainable Earth

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6th International conference on earthquake geotechnical engineering

6th International conference on earthquake geotechnical engineering 1-4 November 2015, Christchurch, New Zealand I am delighted to invite you to join us at the 6th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (6ICEGE) in Christchurch, New Zealand, 1-4 November 2015. Following the highly successful conferences in Tokyo 1995, Lisbon 1999, Berkeley 2004, Thessaloniki 2007 and Santiago 2011, this will be the sixth in the series of

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6th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials
IS Buenos Aires

IS‐Buenos Aires 2015 6th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials 15 - 18th November 2015, Buenos Aires IS‐Buenos Aires 2015 is prepared under the success of previous symposia: IS‐Hokkaido 1994, IS‐Torino 1999, IS‐Lyon 2003, IS‐Atlanta 2008, and IS‐Seoul 2011. The conference will take place in parallel with the XV Panamerican conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering. This symposium

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1st International Geomechanics Forum (IGF) Application to Hydrocarbon Reservoirs

You are kindly invited to attend the 1st International Geomechanics Forum, to be held in Abu Dhabi, from Sunday 31st January to Tuesday 2nd February 2016. The Forum is organized by the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) and Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Petroleum Operations Ltd. (ADCO). Topics of the Forum are mainly focused on geomechanics application to hydrocarbon reservoirs. The Forum

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ISSMGE Symposium: How did Eurocode 7 change daily practice?

Design of Piles in Europe How did Eurocode 7 change daily practice? 28 and 29 April 2016, Leuven, Belgium Organised by ISSMGE ETC3 Piles Do not hesitate to register for this symposium which is an opportunity to exchange information on how pile design has evolved in the different European countries.  During the symposium, a thematic analysis of more than 15 National Reports will be presented.  In addition to that, keynote lectures and special contributions

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The 17th Nordic Geotechnical Meeting

The 17th Nordic Geotechnical Meeting Challenges in Nordic Geotechnics 25th - 28th of May 2016, Reykjavik, Iceland. The aim of the conference is to strengthen the relationships between practicing engineers, researchers and scientists within the fields of geotechnics, geotechnical engineering and engineering geology with special emphasis on the Nordic region. All are invited to share their experience and knowledge with their Nordic colleagues.The conference

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12th International Symposium on Landslides

12th International Symposium on Landslides 12th-19th June 2016, Napoli The Landslides risk has strongly increased over the last decade, mainly because of ever growing population and relevant bigger exposure. In many countries, this is also due to expanded civil and industrial settlements, as well as widened infrastructures and lifelines. For this reason, in order to perform risk analysis and management, it is necessary a better understanding of landslides’

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Developments in Earthquake Geotechnics

Kyoto Seminar 2016 : Developments in Earthquake Geotechnics Event Summary Date and Time: Monday June 13th, 2016 9:30-16:30 Tuesday June 14th, 2016 9:30-17:30 Wednesday June 15th, 2016 9:30-17:00 Venue: Kyoto University Uji Campus Kihada hall Gokasho,Uji,Kyoto, Japan 611-0011 Tel:0774-38-4092 (Call from out of Japan: 81-774-38-4092) For the full programme visit the symposium website.

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50th US Rock Mechanics Geomechanics Symposium
US Rock Mech

The American Rock Mechanics Association invites you to its 50th US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium to be held in Houston, Texas, USA on 26-29 June 2016. The 2016 program will focus on new and exciting advances in rock mechanics and geomechanics. In addition to being the central hub of the petroleum industry, Houston is one of the country’s most cosmopolitan and diverse cities that offers a great variety of activities and destinations for

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4th GeoChina International Conference

4th GEOCHINA Sustainable Civil Infrastructures: Innovative Technologies for Severe Weathers and Climate Changes July 25-27, 2016 • Shandong, China The 4th GeoChina International Conference 2016 is to be held in Shandong, China from July 25 to 27, 2016. This Sustainable Civil Infrastructures using Innovative Technologies and Material is endorsed by a number of leading international professional organizations. This conference will provide a showcase

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