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The 6th Giroud Lecture To Land In South America

IGS members have another chance to hear Dr. Nathalie Touze’s lauded Giroud Lecture when she addresses delegates at two events next week. Dr. Touze first gave her prestigious address at

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IGS TC-Stabilization & TC-Hydraulics Workshops in Prague

The IGS announces: TC-Stabilization & TC-Hydraulics Workshops in Prague Prague, Czech Republic Hotel Grandium Prague 10 – 13 November, 2019 The International Geosynthetics Society invites IGS members and geotechnical professionals

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7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering

The 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (organized by AGI Associazione Geotecnica Italiana, under the auspices of ISSMGE, EAEE and IGS) met on 17-20 June 2019 in Rome. Close

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Student Award Paper Spotlight: Design of a Calculation Method for Geocell-reinforced Soils and Verification through Bearing Capacity Laboratory Experiments

In GeoAmericas 2016, Avesani Neto et al. won the Student Award for their paper entitled “Design of a Calculation Method for Geocell-reinforced Soils and Verification through Bearing Capacity Laboratory Experiments.”

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Italian Chapter AGI-IGS : New Officers Board Elected

In Spring 2019 elections took place in Italy in order to nominate the new Officers Board of the Italian Chapter AGI-IGS. The new elected Board is as following: President Daniele

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“G8 – Eighth National Conference on Geosynthetics” Organized by Turkish Chapter of IGS – May 16-17, 2019 – Istanbul, Turkey

The Eighth National Conference on Geosynthetics (G8) was held on 16-17 May 2019 at Bogazici University in Istanbul-Turkey. The National Conference was organized by the Turkish Chapter of the International

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Young Members Committee At The 8th Turkish National Conference on Geosynthetics

The 8th National Conference on Geosynthetics was held on 16-17 May 2019 at the Bogazici University in Istanbul. The conference was organized by the Turkish Chapter of the International Geosynthetics

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9th IAGIG: Annual Conference of the Italian Young Geotechnical Engineers Naples (Italy), 10-11 May 2019

The 9th edition of IAGIG (Annual Conference of Italian Young Geotechnical Engineers) was held in Naples on May 10th -11th. The event aimed to gather young professionals from various fields

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Announcing IGS-NA Educate the Educators – 2019 December 9-10 – La Jolla California

Following our IGS-NA successful Educate the Educator (EtE) event held in Kingston, ON in December 2017, where we provided training and educational materials to 35 Engineering Professors from across North

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IGS Young Members: Down to Earth – An Interview with IGS Vice-President, Nathalie Touze, PhD

In this edition of the regular feature, the young members committee interviewed the current Vice-President of the IGS. Name / Institution: Nathalie Touze, Irstea, France. Specialist Field: Geosynthetics, barriers, fluid