GeoAmericas 2016 Conference Winners

GeoAmericas 2016 Conference Winners
Shannon Hudson (left) and Carissa Agnese (right) won complimentary, full registrations to GeoAmericas 2016 during a drawing sponsored by IGS North America.

During the co-located Geosynthetics 2015 and Environmental Connection 2015 conferences in Portland, Oregon (15 – 18 February 2015), North American Geosynthetics Society (NAGS) held a drawing in the exhibit hall to award two complimentary full registrations to GeoAmericas 2016—the 3rd Pan-American Conference on Geosynthetics.
NAGS Executive Director David Suits and Stan Boyle (Geosynthetics 2015 Conference Chairman and NAGS Board of Directors member) conducted the drawing.
The winners:

  • Shannon D. Hudson, P.E. (Maxwell Supply Company)
  • Carissa R. Agnese, CEP, ENV SP (SKW Contractors)

Congratulations to the winners! We look forward to seeing you at GeoAmericas 2016, which will be held at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, 10 – 13 April 2016, in Miami, Florida, USA.
For the latest information on GeoAmericas, including the Call for Abstracts (which remains open through 30 March 2015), please visit

NOTES: The North American Geosynthetics Society is hosting the 3rd Pan-American Conference on Geosynthetics. ** Minerva – Technology, Resources, and Information (Minerva), which publishes Geosynthetica, is managing GeoAmericas 2016. ** This is the first time the conference is being held in the United States. The previous editions were held in Cancún (2008) and Lima (2012).