2014 Events

Date Region Location Event Contact
Jan 14-17, 2014 Other International University Club, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2014 (ICPMG) 
The Technical Committee on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE TC104) is pleased to announce the 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics (ICPMG2014).
See Website or Contacticpmg2014@arinex.com.au
Jan 15, 2014 Saskatchewan TBA Mesh-free particle method – New approach of modeling
Presenter: Dr. Yee-chung Jin – Professor, Engineering and Applied Science, University of Regina
Contactshahid.azam@uregina.ca
Jan 15, 2014 Southern Ontario Mastro’s Ristorante, Toronto Graduate Student Competition
Join us for the CGS Southern Ontario Section’s annual Graduate Student Competition.
See Website
Feb 12, 2014 Saskatchewan TBA MSW landfill design with respect to the Saskatchewan Environmental Code (SEC)
Presenter: Dr. Kelvin Ng – Associate Professor, Engineering and Applied Science, University of Regina
Contactshahid.azam@uregina.ca
Feb 12, 2014 Southern Ontario Pearson Convention Centre, Toronto One-day Seminar: Ground Improvement – Techniques and Advancements
Sponsored by the CGS Southern Ontario Section
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Feb 23-26, 2014 USA Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel, Atlanta, USA Geo-Congress
Registration Opens Sept. 25, 2013
See Website
May 11-14, 2014 British Columbia The Vancouver Convention Centre CIM Annual Convention 2014 / Congrès annuel de l’ICM 2014
CIM CONVENTION 2014 “Mining 4 Everyone” is the theme to be explored at the 2014 CIM Convention in Vancouver. This signature event of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum promises to be the mining event of the year.
See Website or Contactnbakka@cim.org
May 20-22, 2014 Other International Perth, Western Australia 11th International Symposium on Mining with Backfill
This event will explore both the theoretical and practical aspects of the application of mine fill, with many case studies expected from both underground and open pit mines.
See Website or Contactmarketing-acg@uwa.edu.au
May 21 – Oct 23, 2014 Other International Stockholmsmässan, Stockholm, Sweden DFI-EFFC International Conference on Piling and Deep Foundations See Website or Contactstaff@dfi.org
May 26-28, 2014 Other International Shanghai, China GeoShanghai 2014
GeoShanghai is an international conference on geotechnical engineering held in Shanghai once every four years.
See Website or Contactxzhang11@alaska.edu
Jun 02-06, 2014 Other International Beijing, China World Landslide Forum 3
The World Landslide Forum is being organised by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL) and China Geological Survey (CGS). Abstract submission deadline is May 31, 2013.
See Website or Contactsecretariat@wlf3.org
Jun 15-18, 2014 Eastern Ontario Kingston, ON 6th Canadian Geohazards Conference
The 6th Canadian Geohazards Conference will be held at Queen’s University, Kingston ON, 15-18 June 2014. Be sure to reserve this date in your calendar!
See Website or Contactchair@geohazards6.ca
Jun 19-20, 2014 USA The Hyatt Regency, Cambridge, MA SuperPile 2014
This two-day conference features presentations on the latest developments in Driven Piles, Augered Cast-in-Place/Drilled Displacement Piles, Micropiles, Marine Foundations, Testing and Evaluation of Foundation Systems, Seismic and Lateral Loads, and Drilled Shafts. The Call for Presentation Proposals is open until February 3, 2014.
See Website
Jul 02-04, 2014 Other International Sydney, Australia 6th International UNSAT2014
The 6th International Conference on Unsaturated Soils: Research & Applications (UNSAT2014) will be held in Sydney, Australia. Abstract submission deadline is April 30, 2013.
See Website
Jul 15-18, 2014 Southern Alberta Hyatt Regency Hotel, Calgary, AB 9th International Conference on Short and Medium Span Bridge, SMSB-IX
The Calgary bridge engineering community is pleased to host the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering’s 9th International Conference on Short and Medium Span Bridges, SMSB-IX. The SMSB 2014 Conference will be held July 15 – 18, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in scenic downtown Calgary, Alberta, home of the Calgary Stampede and gateway to the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Authors are invited to submit abstracts related to the conference Technical Themes or other topics relevant to short and medium span bridges. Abstracts of a maximum of 300 words must be written in English and submitted by October 18, 2013 through the Online Submission page of the conference website.
See Website or Contacttechchair@smsb2014.ca
Jul 20-22, 2014 Other International Three Gorges Dam, Hubei, China Geohubei International Conference 2014
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are pleased to invite you to attend the GeoHubei International Conference 2014 to be held in Hubei, China from July 20 to 22, 2014.
See Website or Contactgeohubei.adm.@gmail.com
Jul 21-22, 2014 Other International Durham University, Durham, UK 2nd International Conference on Information Technology in Geo-Engineering
The 2nd International Conference on Information Technology in Geo-Engineering will be held in Durham from the 21 – 22 of July, 2014. The conference is organised under the auspices of the Joint Technical Committee (JTC2) of the Federation of International Geo-Engineering Societies (FedIGS).
See Website or Contacticitg@duram.ac.uk
Aug 25-27, 2014 Other International Sheraton Grande Walkerhill, Seoul, Korea TC204 ISSMGE International Symposium on “Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground” 
The 8th symposium will be held in Seoul, Korea with the themes in line with the terms of reference of the Technical Committee of TC204 such as tunneling in soft ground, deep excavations, field monitoring, physical and numerical modeling, and mitigation measures. This symposium will act as a platform to disseminate the most recent research and field advances in the design and construction of underground excavations in soft ground through keynote lectures and technical presentations. Abstract Due : August 31, 2013, Acceptance of Abstract : September 31, 2013
See Website or Contacttc204@is-seoul2014.org
Sep 01-03, 2014 Other International University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro to Macro (IS-Cambridge, TC105)
Abstract deadline: 30 November 2013 Full paper deadline: 28 February 2014
See Website or Contactissmge-tc105@eng.cam.ac.uk
Sep 09-11, 2014 Other International Vienna University of Technology,Vienna, Austria XV Danube-European Conference on Geotechnical Engineering
Deadline to submit an abstract: September 15, 2013
See Website or Contactigb@tuwien.ac.at
Sep 15-18, 2014 Other International Torino, Italy IAEG XII CONGRESS
The Congress aims to analyze the dynamic role of Engineering Geology in our changing world: by means of a series of topics and sessions offered to the participants’ choice through the interpretative key of four main themes: 1.ENVIRONMENT 2.PROCESSES 3.ISSUES 4.APPROACHES To learn more, please visit IAEG XII Congress website. You can also sign up for the Congress newsletter to get updates. Abstract submission deadline is April 15, 2013.
See Website or Contactinfo@iaeg2014.com
Sep 16-18, 2014 Northern Ontario Sudbury, Canada Seventh International Conference on Deep and High Stress Mining
The seminar series objective is to promote documentation of the latest technologies and practices of mining in deep and high stress mining environment.
See Website or Contactmarketing-acg@uwa.edu.au
Sep 21-25, 2014 Other International Berlin, Germany 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics
The German Geotechnical Society (DGGT) and the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) German Chapter, as a special group within the DGGT, cordially invite you to participate in the 10th International Conference on Geosynthetics (10ICG) in 2014 in Berlin, Germany.
See Website
Sep 28 – Oct 02, 2014 Saskatchewan Regina, Saskatchewan 2014 Canadian Geotechnical Conference
Mark your calendars and save the dates for the 2014 Canadian Geotechnical Conference at Regina’s Delta Hotel and Conference Centre. Abstracts are due by January 17, 2014.
See Website or Contactchair@georegina2013.ca
Oct 07-11, 2014 Other International Hotel Riu Panama Plaza ASCE Global Engineering Conference See Website
Oct 19-22, 2014 British Columbia Vancouver, Canada International Discrete Fracture Network Engineering Conference
This special conference will explore recent innovation and key developments in the applicationof Discrete Fracture Networks in rock engineering. DFNE will provide a forum for consultants, engineers, mining and petroleum companies, and researchers to exchange best practices in DFNE.
See Website or Contactchair@dfne2014.ca
Oct 21-24, 2014 USA The Marriott Marquis 2014 DFI Annual Conference 
The deadline for abstracts is January 10, 2014.
See Website
Oct 28-30, 2014 Other International Tianjin, China Water for Today and Tomorrow
The Chinese Hydraulic Engineering Society (CHES) and the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) are jointly hosting an international conference on water resources to be held in Tianjin, China (about a two hour commute from Beijing) during October 28-30, 2014.
Contactrldroste@uottawa.ca
Nov 10-14, 2014 Other International Melbourne, Australia The 7th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics
The International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) and TC 215 Environmental Geotechnics is pleased to announce that the 7th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics (7ICEG2014) will be held in Melbourne, Australia. The call for abstracts deadline is Nov. 29, 2013, The deadline for early bird registration is Sept. 10, 2014.
See Website or Contact7iceg2014@wsm.com.au