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IGS Young Members: Down to Earth – An Interview with Dawie Marx

In this edition of the regular feature, the Young Members Committee interviewed past GeoAfrica 2017 Student Award Winner from South Africa, Dawie Marx. Dawie is currently a Graduate Research Assistant

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Have You Updated Your IGS Profile?

The IGS Directory has always been a place to find the names and contact details of IGS members. The IGS directory has now been upgraded to become an effective resource

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ACIGS Annual General Meeting

On Tuesday 22nd October 2019 in Brisbane, ACIGS had a busy afternoon with several activities held on that day including – The committee spend the early part of the afternoon

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Raising The Bar In The Rainbow Nation

South Africa was the scene of intensive IGS strategic planning sessions last month. IGS Officers and Council Committee members met in person in Cape Town to examine current work and

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GeoAmericas 2020 Case Study Competition For IGS Corporate Members

The IGS is pleased to announce a GeoAmericas 2020 Case Study Competition that is exclusively for IGS Corporate Members. The subject/activity covered in the case study must be in the IGS Americas Region.

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IGS TC-Soil Reinforcement & TC-Barrier Systems Workshops In Barcelona

The International Geosynthetics Society Technical Committee on Soil Reinforcement (TC-R) and Technical Committee on Barrier Systems (TC-B) will host back-to-back workshops 20 – 23 January 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. The

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IGS Chile Workshop Event

A two-day workshop called “Design, Testing and Specification in Geosynthetic Systems” was led by Sam Allen and Julio Ferreira of Texas Research International (TRI). The course, organized together with IGS

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IGS President’s Keynote Lecture In Colombia

IGS activity has been reinvigorated in Colombia following a face-to-face meeting and keynote lecture. IGS President Chungsik Yoo traveled to the South American country in September in order to add

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Cooperation Continues With FedIGS

IGS President Chungsik Yoo and Secretary General Edoardo Zannoni did their bit to boost collaboration across the geo-engineering community at a recent event. Chungsik and Edoardo attended the Federation of

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IGS Young Members Committee Logo Competition Winners

The IGS Young Members Committee would like to give a special thank you to all of the participants of the first ever IGS Young Members Logo Competition. We received over