ISSMGE News & Information Circular JUNE 2022
See the ISSMGE website – http://www.issmge.org/ for full details of all ISSMGE activities. This circular is also available from the web https://www.issmge.org/news/issmge-news-and-information-circular-june-2022. Please distribute this circular widely.
1. ISSMGE COUNCIL MEETING – SUNDAY 1ST MAY 2022
At the Council Meeting in Sydney, Dr Marc Ballouz was elected as the next President of ISSMGE for the period 2022 – 2026. The Vice-Presidents will be:
Africa – Professor Marawan Shahien
Asia – Professor Keh-Jian Shou
Australasia- Mr Graham Scholey
Europe – Professor Lyesse Laloui
North America – Professor Walter Paniagua
South America – Professor André Assis
Other key points from the Council Meeting are:
The next quadrennial international conference (21 ICMSGE) will be held in Vienna, Austria 28 June 3 July 2026.
The next Council Meeting will be in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, 14-18 August 2023, on occasion of the XVII Asian Regional Conference.
2. ISSMGE BULLETIN
The latest edition of the ISSMGE Bulletin (Volume 16, Issue 2, April 2022) is available from the website https://www.issmge.org/publications/issmge-bulletin/vol-16-issue-2-april-2022
3. ISSMGE FOUNDATION
The next deadline for receipt of applications for awards from the ISSMGE Foundation is the 30th September 2022. Click here for further information on the ISSMGE Foundation.
For a listing of all ISSMGE and ISSMGE supported conferences, and full information on all events, including deadlines, please go to the Events page at https://www.issmge.org/events. However, for updated information concerning possible changes due to the coronavirus outbreak (ie. postponements, cancellations, change of deadlines, etc), please refer to that specific event’s website.
As might be expected, many events have been rescheduled and we update the Events page whenever we are advised of changes.
The following are events that have been added since the previous Circular:
WORKSHOP ON EUROCODE 7 – 16-06-2022 – 17-06-2022
Online, Colombo, Sri Lanka; Language: English; Organiser: Sri Lankan Geotechnical Society (SLGS); Contact person: Prof. Udeni Nawagamuwa; Address: University of Moratuwa; Phone: +94773595177 ; Fax: +94112502611 ; Email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org; Website: http://www.slgs.lk
8th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DEBRIS FLOW HAZARD MITIGATION – 26-06-2023 – 29-06-2023
Politecnico di Torino, Italy, Turin, Italy; Language: English; Organiser: Politecnico di Torino, Italy; Contact person: Symposium Srl; Address: via Gozzano 14; Phone: +39 011 921 14 67; Email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org; Website : http://www.dfhm8.polito.it