Geosintec Iberia 1

Geosintec Iberia 1 - Seville, SpainGeosintec Iberia 1 will be held 5-6 November 2013 in Seville, Spain. Taking place under the auspices of the International Geosynthetics Society (IGS), the event will launch a new biennial series in its region. IGS Spain hosted the quadrennial European regional conference on geosynthetics (EuroGeo) last September; and organizers, sponsors, and other stakeholders from that event have quickly utilized the energy from EuroGeo 5 to create this new Geosintec Iberia series.
Key note lectures will be delivered by Dr. JP Giroud and Dr. Jorge Zornberg.
The call for abstracts has been extended! Key dates:

  • Abstracts due: July 15
  • Notification of abstract acceptance: July 30
  • Early bird registration rate deadline: August 2
  • Deadline for full paper submission: September 15
  • Notification of Acceptance: September 30


  • Reinforcement and transport
  • Port and hydraulic construction
  • Building construction
  • Environment
  • Examples of construction in Spain and Portugal

Full registrants will have complete access to the conference and exhibit area, access to the closing dinner and lunch on the Tuesday, coffee breaks, a CD of the proceedings, and a certificate of attendance. For full registration information, visit the registration page. And be sure to join IGS and register by August 2 to get the best possible deal. (Interested in joining IGS? Visit
The event exhibition will include 17 stands. Companies interested in exhibiting should contact the organizers immediately to get the most current information on any remaining space. See also: the exhibitor page on the event website.
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