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Watch: Educate the Educators Invitation from IGS Chile

Estimada comunidad! Los invitamos a revisar el video del Presidente de IGS Chile – Capítulo Chileno de la Sociedad Internacional de Geosintéticos, Francisco Pizarro, a participar en el Programa Educando


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The International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) continues to diversify its educational offerings, holding major in-person conferences, supporting webinars, opening its vault of technical papers to the world, and, increasingly, posting videos.

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First EtE Program Hosted by IGS Chinese Taipei Chapter in 2020

The IGS Chinese Taipei chapter conducted their first Educate the Educators (EtE) training course to local Civil Engineering professors, graduate students, and engineers at NPUST campus, Pingtung, Taiwan on November


IGS Sets Plans For 2021

IGS Officers and Council Committee members met online recently to confirm developments and set priorities for the year ahead. Highlights during the virtual meetings included official confirmation of the IGS’s

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Watch: Past-President Jorge G. Zornberg Highlights Importance Of IGS Educate the Educators (EtE) Initiative

The IGS’ Educate the Educator (EtE) program was featured during the Geotechnical Engineering Education Conference (GEE2020), organized by the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) and endorsed


IGS Endorsed Event: GEE 2020 – An Online Event

On Thursday, 25 June, IGS Past President Jorge Zornberg will be presenting: “Educate the Educators”: An International Initiative on Geosynthetics Education* *Paper written by: J.G. Zornberg, N. Touze & E.M.

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GeoAmericas 2020 Deadline Extended For Early-Bird Registration!

  Deadline extended for early-bird registration!   Check out  GeoAmericas 2020  new deadlines:   02/07/2020 Deadline for submitting corrected papers. ​02/14/2020 Deadline for early bird registrations for professionals. Deadline for final acceptance and invitation


Changing practice by changing education – IGS North America Educates the Educators

IGS North America successfully held their third Educate the Educators (EtE) event on December 9-10, 2019 at the University of California, San Diego.  Richard Brachman (Queen’s University), John McCartney (University