The Geosynthetics Conference 2023 Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the workshop and panel discussion program for the conference, Feb. 5–8, 2023, in Kansas City, Mo. Workshops are two hours long and feature in-depth instruction without a full-day commitment. Panel discussions are 90 minutes long and promote lively discussion with audience interaction. Workshops and panel discussions provide professional development hours (PDHs) and are included with full registrations at no extra cost.
For detailed descriptions, visit GeosyntheticsConference.com/technical-program.
Geosynthetic Reinforced Embankments on Soft Foundations
Bob Holtz, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, Dist. M. ASCE, University of Washington
Geosynthetic Stabilization of Granular Layers in Paved Roads
Erol Tutumluer, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jorge Zornberg, Ph.D., P.E., University of Texas at Austin
Learn the Concept of the Dewatering Tube System through Experience
Ike Chen and Zoe Lin, ACE Geosynthetics
Recognizing Inferior Quality on a Geomembrane Installation
Glen W. Toepfer, CET, CQA Solutions Ltd.
Best Practices for the Inspection of Segmental Retaining Walls
Gabriela Mariscal, P.E., National Concrete Masonry Association; Glenn Herold, P.Eng., Brampton Brick Ltd.
Women in Geosynthetics Roundtable Discussion
Jordan Wiechmann, B.S., Intertape Polymer Group; Fabiana Arriaga, Ph.D., P.E., Geosyntec Consultants
Chin-Wagging with Esteemed Geosyntheticians
Eli Cuelho, P.E., TRI/Environmental Inc.