Brazil

Educate the Educators on Geosynthetics, Brazil

Brazil’s 2020 ETE program took place online, with a focus on participants from the country’s Midwest region.

Key facts:

  • location: Midwest, online
  • 37 professors received instruction
  • content included nine hours of theoretical classes, five case studies and three practical workshops
  • lecturers: Maria das Graças Gardoni (UFMG), Delma Vidal (ITA), Ennio Palmeira (UnB) and Jorge Zornberg (University of Texas at Austin)
  • gold sponsors: Geo Soluções, Huesker and Maccaferri
  • silver sponsors: Engepol, Ober, TDM and TechGround