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Educate the Educators on Geosynthetics, Peru

The IGS EtE in Peru was held in Lima, comprising two days of classes and a one-day visit to a geosynthetics factory.

Key facts:

  • location: Lima,  National Council of the College of Engineers
  • 36 university teachers; 61%  from National Universities, 36% from Private Universities
  • lecturers: Prof. Jorge G. Zornberg (University of Texas at Austin); Prof. Ennio Marques Palmeira (University of Brasilia); Dr. José Ale Véliz University National Engineering (UNI), Peru.
  • sponsors: Colegio de Ingenieros del Perú, Grupo TDM;  Maccaferri de Perú S.A.C;  Pavco