IGS TC-Stabilization & TC-Hydraulics Workshops in Prague

November 10, 2019 – November 13, 2019 all-day
Hotel Grandium Prague
Politickych veznu 913/12
110 00 Prague
Terry Paulo
+1 561-768-9489

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 everywhere to participate in its next set of high-level technical workshops. From 10 – 13 November 2019, the IGS Technical Committee on Stabilization (TC-S) and Technical Committee on Hydraulics (TC-H) will hold back-to-back workshops in Prague, Czech Republic. The selected topics will be presented by revered international experts and significant time will be available for discussion and debate.

Attendees may register for one or both of the workshops. For questions about this upcoming event, please contact IGS Secretariat Manager Terry Paulo (tpaulo@geosyntheticssociety.org).


  • TC-S Workshop Only – EURO 185/attendee*
  • TC-H Workshop Only – EURO 100/attendee*
  • Both Workshops – EURO 280/attendee*

* Reflects discounted price for active IGS members. Visit registration page for non-member rate information.

All workshop activities will be held at the Hotel Grandium Prague, which has set aside a room block with a discounted rate of EURO 100/night for attendees. Attendees are responsible for making their own accommodation arrangements.

Hotel Grandium Reservation Deadline: 10 October 2019. PROMO CODE: IGS2019



The First TC-S Workshop


10 November 2019 (14:00 – 18:00)

  • TC-S Brainstorming Session
    (14:00 – 18:00) – Led by TC-S Workshop Chair Jacek Kawalec

11 November 2019 (8:00 – 17:00)

  • Base Stabilization – Led by Jorge Zornberg
  • Subgrade Stabilization – Led by Pietro Rimoldi

12 November 2019 (8:00 – 17:00)

  • Stabilization in Railways – Led by Erol Tutumluer
  • Working Platforms – Led by Jacek Kawalec


The TC-S registration fee includes lunch and two coffee breaks on each of the two full days.

Presented by: The IGS Technical Committee on Stabilization.
Learn more about the IGS TC-S & TC-H Workshops in Prague.

Relationships between Testing and Design of Geosynthetics for Hydraulic Functions


13 November 2019 (8:00 – 17:00)

  • Testing and design of geosynthetics for hydraulic functions – Led by Pietro Rimoldi

  • The filtration function of geosynthetics – Led by Eric Blond


The TC-H registration fee includes lunch and two coffee breaks on November 13.

Presented by: The IGS Technical Committee on Hydraulics.
Learn more about the IGS TC-S & TC-H Workshops in Prague.


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