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Geo-Chicago 2016

Chicago, Illinois | August 14-18, 2016

  • Geo-Chicago 2016: Sustainability, Energy, and the Geoenvironment

    Come to the vibrant city of Chicago to focus on the latest advances in characterization, modeling, design, construction, and field performance in the rapidly expanding geotechnical fields of sustainability, energy, and the geoenvironment.

  • TOP REASONS TO ATTEND

    • Gain state of the practice and art knowledge in the areas of sustainability, geoenvironmental engineering, and energy geotechnics 
    • Network with your geoenvironmental engineering colleagues from around the world
    • Learn from top leaders in the geoenvironmental engineering profession through  special plenary sessions, panels, and sessions
    • Visit exhibitors to find the latest tools to help your organization all in one spot
    • Earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs) to maintain your professional licensure
    • Experience the Chicago culture offered at museums, top restaurants, shopping, and so much more!

     

    PROGRAM OVERVIEW

    A number of activities are envisioned for the Geo-Chicago 2016 program, including:

    • Keynote/State-of-the-Art/State-of-the-Practice lectures
    • Special lectures honoring legends in the field
    • Exhibitors with the latest products and services
    • Panel, Technical, and Poster sessions focusing on Sustainability and Resiliency, Energy, Geoenvironmental Systems, Materials and Resource Conservation, Waste Management and Remediation, and Policy and Regulations
    • Short courses and workshops
    • Student program and competition
    • Social and networking opportunities
    • Technical tours
    • Post-conference voluntary work

     

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  • Chicago skyline

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

  • Important Dates

    MAY 15
    2015
    ABSTRACTS DUE
    AUG 20
    2015
    DRAFT PAPERS DUE
    JAN 8
    2016
    FINAL PAPERS DUE
    MAR
    2016
    REGISTRATION OPENS
    MAR 4
    2016
    FINAL PAPER DECISIONS RETURNED
  • Program Committee Co-Chairs

    Krishna R. Reddy, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    Nazli Yesiller, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE
    Global Waste Research Institute / California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
  • Contacts

    Technical Program

    Dimitrios Zekkos
    zekkos@geoengineer.org
    Helen Cook
    hcook@asce.org

    Sponsorship & Exhibit Sales

    Sean Scully
    sscully@asce.org 703-295-6154

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