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68th HGS Opens Sponsorships and Registration

Registration and sponsorship for the 68th Highway Geology Symposium is now open. The 2017 Highway Geology Symposium will be held at the Hilton Atlanta/Marietta Hotel & Conference Center in Marietta, Georgia from May 1st through May 4th. For sponsorship information or to register, please visit the website. Questions or concerns? Contact Deana Sneyd, local host […]

4th International Course on Geotechnical and Structural Monitoring

During the last three years more than 330 people have come from 48 countries to attend the “International Course on Geotechnical and Structural Monitoring” in the 1000 years old Castle of Poppi in the beautiful countryside of Tuscany. Moreover, 42 international companies have exhibited their products during the course. Evaluations by attendees have shown how […]

68th Highway Geology Symposium Early Announcement and Call for Papers

The 68th Annual Highway Geology Symposium (HGS) will be held May 1 to 4, 2016 at the Hilton Atlanta Marietta Hotel & Conference Center in Marietta, Georgia. This year’s host for the Highway Geology Symposium is the University of West Georgia, Golder Associates Inc., and the Georgia Department of Transportation. There will be technical sessions […]

6th International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk

Geotechnical Risk from Theory to Practice will feature the latest research advances and engineering-practice innovations with a focus on the use of probabilistic and risk methodologies in geotechnical engineering. The conference will include a wide range of knowledge-enhancing keynote, panel, and technical sessions, as well as short courses. Interest and use of probabilistic methods and […]

LAST CALL for Abstracts for the 2017 3rd North American Symposium on Landslides

Landslides: Putting Experience, Knowledge and Emerging Technologies into Practice June 4-8, 2017 | Roanoke, VA Papers are invited from all topics in landslide science, engineering, and public policy fitting the general themes of: Experience, Knowledge or Emerging Technologies. Abstracts on any relevant landslide topic are welcome. Abstract submission deadline is June 30, 2016. The main […]

Registration Open for the 16th Annual Technical Forum on Geohazards Impacting Transportation in Appalachia

Geohazards Impacting Transportation in Appalachia The 2016 Annual Technical Forum will be held in Knoxville, TN on August 2 to 4. This year’s Forum will include a pre-conference field trip on Tuesday August 2, 2016. The Appalachian states are tied by common geographical and geological challenges. Multi-modal transportation in the Appalachian Region is essential for […]