2018 GeoEdmonton abstracts due Dec. 31, 2017

December 19th, 2017 / By: / News

Abstracts of up to 300 words for presenters are due by Dec. 31, 2017, for GeoEdmonton 2018, which will take place Sept. 23–26, 2018, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. All abstracts and papers must be submitted online via the Abstract Submission feature on the GeoEdmonton 2018 website.

The Geotechnical Society of Edmonton and the Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS), in collaboration with the Canadian National Chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH-CNC), will host GeoEdmonton 2018, the 71st Canadian Geotechnical Conference and the 13th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference. The conference will be held at the Shaw Conference Centre.

The theme for GeoEdmonton 2018 is Transportation Geotechnique: Moving Forward. Much of Canada’s prosperity is founded on its vast network of railways, pipelines, highways and waterways. The conference intends to highlight recent achievements in transportation development and their associated geohazards. The technical program will cover a wide range of geotechnical and hydrogeological topics, including specialty sessions that are of local and national relevance. In addition to the technical program and plenary sessions, the conference will include a complement of distinguished keynote speakers, high-caliber short courses, social events and technical tours.

Authors who submit abstracts will be notified regarding abstract acceptance by Feb. 9, 2018. All technical papers must be submitted by April 30, 2018, accompanied by one full delegate registration. Paper acceptances will be provided by May 31, 2018.

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