GeoAfrica abstracts due next week

January 4th, 2017

GeoAfrica 2017 is scheduled for October 8–11, 2017, in Marrakech, Morocco. This event is organized by the IGS Moroccan Chapter and held under the auspices of the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS). Papers and presentations should focus on the conference theme: “Geosynthetics and Sustainable Development in Africa.” Abstracts are due by Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017. This […]

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EC-’17: Save $100 on early registration

January 3rd, 2017

The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Environmental Connection (EC) conference is Feb. 21–24, 2017, in Atlanta. IECA.org—Save $100 on a full conference registration using promo code GIFT100 through this Friday, Jan. 6. The 2017 EC event includes: Keynote speakers: Jim Cantore from The Weather Channel and Craig Zeller from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). More […]

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Boyd Ramsey departs GSE: boydramseyconsulting.com

January 2nd, 2017

In an email delivered Dec. 22, 2016, Boyd Ramsey announced a career change, departing from GSE and starting his consulting firm. His message: My friends and colleagues, I hope this finds you well, safe, happy, and preparing for and enjoying a great holiday season. The end of the year will bring on several changes for […]

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Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 registration is now open

January 2nd, 2017

Registration for Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 is now open. Join us March 12-15 in Orlando, Fla., for this rare combination of IFAI’s biennial Geosynthetics conference and ASCE’s annual GeoCongress events. This special show brings more than 2,000 attendees together and only occurs every six years. The initial schedule of events and the detailed technical session layout […]

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Geo17 Watch: Learn, explore, share

January 2nd, 2017

Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 brings together the biennial Geosynthetics show, organized by the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI), and the annual Geo-Congress, organized by the Geo-Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers (G-I/ASCE), every six years, making it the largest, most comprehensive gathering of its kind. This conference and trade show originated as “Geo-Frontiers” and […]

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Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 plenaries and special sessions

January 2nd, 2017

Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 is packed with short courses, technical sessions, and each day features both morning and evening plenary speakers including the presenters of the following lectures: Terzaghi, H. Bolton Seed, and Peck. New at Geotechnical Frontiers Robert M. Koerner Award and Lecture Series Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 features the inaugural R.M. Koerner Lecture. Plenary lecture […]

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