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Ground Related Risk to Transportation Infrastructure

Date:
26 - 27 October 2017
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Event type:
Conference
Organised by:
1. Geological Society Events, 2017 Year of Risk, Engineering Group
Venue:
The Geological Society (Burlington House)
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We are pleased to announce a conference for the Society’s chosen scientific theme in 2017 (Year of Risk). The meeting will focus on best practice for managing geotechnical infrastructure and is supported by the UK Geotechnical Asset Owners Forum.

The conference will provide an opportunity to showcase innovative, industry leading approaches to holistic and tactical risk management across geotechnical infrastructure.

Provisional programme

A provisional programme is available to download below.

Sessions include:

  • Strategic Geotechnical Asset Management
  • Current and future infrastructure resilience and monitoring
  • Ground related hazards
  • Operational response to hazards and events

Keynote speakers include:

  • Jean Hutchinson, Queen's University, Canada
  • Jim Shields, BAM Nuttall
  • Kenichi Soga, University of California, Berkeley
  • Tim Spink, Mott MacDonald

Convenors

  • Simon Abbott (Network Rail)
  • Chris Power (Mott MacDonald)
  • Fiona Todd (Coal Authority)
  • Ken Gavin (University of Delft)
  • Claire Brint (Network Rail)
  • Tom Berry (Arup)
  • Jonathan Chambers (BGS)
  • Verity Smith (Atkins)

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Registration rates

£ 200.00
£ 250.00
£ 200.00
£ 200.00
£ 40.00
£ 100.00

Geolsoc Contact

Georgina Worrall

Burlington House
Piccadilly
W1J 0BG