The 10th Chinese National Conference on Geosynthetics was held by the China Technical Association on Geosynthetics (CTAG) in partnership with Chinese Chapter of International Geosynthetics Society (CCIGS) in Chengdu, China from September 25th to 27th, 2020. Nearly 1000 experts, scholars and students attended the conference. During the opening ceremony, President Chungsik Yoo delivered an online speech on behalf of the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS).
As an important session of the 10th Chinese National Conference on Geosynthetics, an online International Forum on Geosynthetics, which was organized by CCIGS, was held on September 26th. Nearly 500 people attended the meeting. Prof. Chungsik Yoo from Sungkyunkwan University (Korea), Prof. Jie Han from the University of Kansas (USA), Mr. Sam Allen from TRI Environmental, Inc. (USA), Dr. Jacek Kawalec from Eastern Hemisphere for Tensar International (Poland), Mr. Pietro Rimoldi from Milano (Italy) and Prof. Martin Ziegler from RWTH Aachen University (Germany) delivered the keynote lectures, respectively. The invited speakers shared their latest research progress on geosynthetics.
Reported by Chao Xu (Chairman of CCIGS) and Zhijie Wang (Vice Secretary-General of CCIGS)