Conferences Past

19th ICSMGE Seoul 2017

19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ICSMGE 2017) 17 to 22 September 2017, Seoul, Republic of Korea On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee for the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ICSMGE 2017), I am pleased to welcome you all to the ICSMGE 2017 to be held in Seoul, Republic of Korea, from September 17 to 22, 2017. The theme of the ICSMGE 2017 is “Unearth

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Special Plenary Lecture – 2017 Terzaghi Lecture – Professor Kerry Rowe

The International Symposium on Coupled Phenomena in Environmental Geotechnics 6 September to 7 September 2017 University of Leeds This lecture highlights the importance of carefully considering the implications of design and construction decisions in ensuring good long-term liner performance. It explores some common well-understood concepts and then examines the misconceptions that can arise and their implications. It highlights the importance of

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BGA Annual Conference

On the 15th June the British Geotechnical Association will hold its 13th Annual Conference at the Institution of Civil Engineers. This is a full day conference to showcase the best of British research and practice in geotechnical engineering, with leading speakers from research and industry, a poster display, an industry exhibition and concluding with an informal drinks reception. This year the conference has been structured by themes rather than

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International Symposium on Geohazards and Geomechanics

International Symposium on Geohazards and Geomechanics 10 – 11th September 2015, Warick, UK This symposium aims to bring together the complementary expertise of world leading groups carrying out research on the engineering assessment, prevention and mitigation of geohazards. To mitigate against these disasters we need for instance to achieve better models for a more rational risk assessment of areas prone to landslides, investigate the geomechanical

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16th European Conference for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering 13 - 17 th September 2015 Invitation from the Chair of the Conference Organising Committee: I am delighted to invite you to join us at the XVI European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering in September 2015. This is the latest in a long and distinguished line of such conferences to be held in Europe’s great cities.  It is the first to be held in Scotland

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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 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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