The IGS Technical Committee on Hydraulics is organizing a workshop on “Geosynthetics for drainage and filtration in barrier systems” at the 18th International Symposium on Waste Management and Sustainable Landfilling in Sardinia, Italy. The conference will be a hybrid event, taking place online and in-person during the week of 11 October 2021.
The Workshop will take place on 14 October from 15:00 – 18:00 CEST and will be chaired by IGS Past President Daniele Cazzuffi (Italy). It will include presentations covering state-of-the-art applications of drainage geosynthetics in landfill barrier systems..
Part One of the workshop will include presentations by Eric Blond (Canada), Pietro Rimoldi (Italy), Piergiorgio Recalcati (Italy), Maria Clorinda Mandaglio (Italy) and Catrin Tarnowski (Germany).
An hour-long panel discussion will follow in Part Two, where speakers will take questions from the audience to encourage an in-depth, expert discussion on this topic.