World Environmental & Water Resources Congress
June 3–7 | Minneapolis, Minn.
Hosted by the Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the World Environmental & Water Resources Congress brings together the top environmental and water resources infrastructure professionals. Topics include erosion and sediment control, numerical modeling, hydraulic engineering, sustainability and much more.
IGS Georeinforcement & Geobarriers Workshops
June 4–7 | Munich, Germany
The International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) is hosting two consecutive two-day workshops on georeinforcement and geobarriers at the Best Western Atrium Hotel in Munich, Germany. The workshops will emphasize discussion, with extensive interaction between the presenters and attendees. Appropriate for researchers and engineers in the geosynthetics field, the workshops will focus on applications such as mining, coal ash, infrastructure, MSE design and waste management.
ASTM Committee D35 on Geosynthetics
June 27–29 | San Diego, Calif.
Biannual meetings of the ASTM Committee D35 on Geosynthetics and its subcommittees will be held at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina.
APWA PWX and IFME World Congress
Aug. 26–29 | Kansas City, Mo.
The American Public Works Association (APWA), in conjunction with the International Federation of Municipal Engineering (IFME), will host the joint APWA Public Works Expo (PWX) and IFME World Congress at the Kansas City Convention and Entertainment Center. The conference, designed for public works professionals at all levels, features traditional and interactive sessions, seminars, workshops and networking opportunities, as well as America’s largest exhibit floor for public works equipment and services.
SWANA WasteCon 2018
AUG. 20–23 | Nashville, Tenn.
The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) WasteCon® features technical presentations, roundtable discussions and workshops on the handling of solid waste. The event will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.
11th International Conference on Geosynthetics
Sept. 16–21 | Seoul, South Korea
The 11th International Conference on Geosynthetics (11ICG) will be held at Coex in Seoul, South Korea, from Sept. 16 to 21, 2018. The Korean Geosynthetics Society (KGSS), the IGS Korea Chapter and host of the 11ICG, is expecting to attract more than 1,000 experts from more than 100 countries. Under the theme of “Geosynthetics: Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Development,” a wealth of scientific programs has been prepared featuring geotechnical and geosynthetics experts.11ICG will offer 63 sessions.
IFAI Expo and CAMX
Oct. 15–18 | Dallas, Tex.
This year’s IFAI Expo will feature a Geosynthetics Pavilion of exhibitors in the geosynthetics marketplace. IFAI Expo is the premier industrial fabrics expo in North America. This is the place to see new and innovative products, learn from the experts, meet influential industry leaders and so much more. See also the separate listing for GeoDallas, the geosynthetics educational event during IFAI Expo. GeoDallas is colocated with IFAI Expo and the Composite and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX), offering attendees full access to both trade shows at no additional cost.
Oct. 15–18 | Dallas, Tex.
Join more than 100 geotechnical practitioners for this geosynthetics educational event. Attendees will earn 14 PDH credits over two full days while learning the latest developments in geosynthetics materials and the best practices for designing with geosynthetics, through short courses, lectures, plenary sessions, case study presentations and panel discussions. Attendees receive full access to the IFAI Expo and CAMX trade shows at no additional cost. GeoDallas is supported by Geosynthetics magazine and the Geosynthetics Materials Association (GMA).
Nov. 24–28 | Cairo, Egypt
GeoMEast 2018 will showcase recent developments and advancements in design, construction and safety inspections of transportation infrastructure. Conference topics cover issues related to bridges, pavement, geomechanics, geoenvironmental applications, geotechnical projects, geosciences, geophysics, tunnels, water management and railways.
Feb. 10–13, 2019 | Houston, Tex.
Featuring more than 1,300 geotechnical practitioners, designers, regulators, contractors and installers, Geosynthetics 2019 is the premier geosynthetics conference and trade show, with the latest research, materials, applications and case studies. The substantive technical program features more than 150 technical paper presentations across 35 technical sessions. Geosynthetics 2019 includes a robust show floor and a dedicated educational zone where attendees can examine samples of geosynthetics, and can enjoy a variety of basic geosynthetic educational opportunities.