The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is the principal
association for geotechnical engineers in the United Kingdom.

ISSMGE News Digest July 2016

ISSMGE News & Information Circular July 2016

ISSMGE News & Information Circular

July 2016

Please visit the ISSMGE website – for full details of all ISSMGE activities.

1.Upcoming International Young Geotechnical Engineers’ Conferences.

Please note that there is still time to encourage your young geotechnical engineers to attend their regional YGECs.

·8th Asian Young Geotechnical Engineering Conference, 5-7 August 2016 - Astana, Kazakhstan. Information:

·5th African Young Geotechnical Engineering Conference, 10-12 August 2016, Kumasi, Ghana. Information:

·5th South American Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference - SAYGEC/GEOJOVEM 2016. 19-22 October 2016, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Information:

·11th ANZ Young Geotechnical Professionals Conference (11YGPC). 25-28 October 2016, Queenstown, New Zealand. Information:

2.ISSMGE Webinars




Yoshi Iwasaki (Japan)

Monday, 27th June 2016

12:00 (noon) GMT

Geotechnical Engineering for Conservation of Heritage.

Click herefor a full list of previously recorded ISSMGE webinars

  1. ISSMGE Bulletins

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Edition - latest


Volume 10, Issue 3

June 2016

  1. Conferences

For a listing of all ISSMGE and ISSMGE supported conferences - click here.

5.ISSMGE Foundation

The next deadline for receipt of applications for awards from the ISSMGE Foundation is the 1st August 2016. Click here for further information on the ISSMGE Foundation.

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