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Call for Abstracts: GSI 2017 Conference "Geotechnical Engineering for Ground and Surface Water"

Call for Abstracts: GSI 2017 Conference "Geotechnical Engineering for Ground and Surface Water"

13 December 2016 at 15:26

The Geotechnical Society of Ireland and Engineers Ireland are seeking abstracts for a one-day conference on ground and surface water in geotechnical engineering which will be held in Portlaoise in November 2017. Prospective authors are invited to submit abstracts related to the following areas of research and practice:

  • Flood defences (i.e. embankments, levees, walls)
  • Coastal defences
  • Groundwater control
  • Hydrostatic uplift
  • Groundwater problems on slopes
  • Groundwater modelling

Abstracts of 300 words or less should be submitted no later than January 20th 2017 via email to kevin.flynn@agl.ie. Contact details of the corresponding author should also be included to facilitate the notification process. Papers accepted for presentation will be published in the conference proceedings.

Important Dates

Deadline for Abstract Submission                  20th January 2017
Abstract Approval Notification                        February 2017
Deadline for Draft Papers                               June 2017
Deadline for Final Papers                               August 2017
Conference                                                     November 2017

Event contact: Dr Kevin Flynn, AGL Consulting (kevin.flynn@agl.ie)

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