7th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering (ICGRE’21)

October 24, 2021 - October 26, 2021 | Brunel University London , Due to COVID'19 pandemic it will be done VIRTUALLY


IMPORTANT: We have been carefully monitoring the likely situation for our upcoming conference regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and as a result, we have made the decision to hold the 7th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering (ICGRE'21) virtually on October 24 – 26, 2021. As our first priority is to the health and safety of our participants, we believed that it was necessary to take the action.

Please note that we will publish the proceedings of the conference including all accepted papers and extended abstracts prior to the virtual conference. This is to make sure that we can meet the expectation of the authors regarding the publication of their papers in the conference proceedings.

All registered authors with accepted papers for oral presentations should prepare a recorded video presentation or PowerPoint slides with voice and submit it to the conference administrator (info@icgre.org) at least 15 days prior to the conference.

  • Oral Presentations : 15 minutes of a recorded video presentation (mp4) or PowerPoint slides with recorded voice (ppt/pptx)
  • Poster Presentations: There are two options. First, authors can prepare a recorded short video presentation which can be either 3-5 minutes of a recorded video (mp4) or PowerPoint slides with recorded voice (ppt/pptx). Second option is to prepare a virtual poster (jpeg/pdf) which includes following: brief abstract, background, problem statements, results and discussions. In this case, recorded voice is not necessary.

All presentations will be presented by the session chairs which will be followed by a few minutes of Questions and Answers. We would appreciate if authors can make sure to be available for the Q&A session.

The Conference Proceedings will be published with an ISSN and ISBN, indexed in Scopus and Google Scholar, and archived permanently in Portico.

The 7th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering (ICGRE'21) aims to become the leading annual conference in fields related to Geotechnical Engineering. The goal of this geotechnical engineering conference 2021 is to gather scholars from all over the world to present advances in the relevant fields and to foster an environment conducive to exchanging ideas and information. This conference will also provide an ideal environment to develop new collaborations and meet experts on the fundamentals, applications, and products of the mentioned fields.

ICGRE'21 is an acronym for International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering.

Topics for ICGRE’21 include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Dams and Tunnelling
  • Engineering Geology
  • Geoenvironmental related topics
  • Geohazards and Risk Assessment
  • Geotechnical Infrastructure
  • Geosynthetics and Geoproducts
  • Marine Geotechnics
  • Mining and Geotechnics
  • Design and Modelling
  • Soil and Rock Mechanics and Characterization
  • Transportation Geotechnics, Engineering and Technology

Poster Board Dimensions:
Authors presenting via poster boards are to be informed that poster boards are 90 cm height and 70 cm width.

IMPORTANT DATES
Jul
19
2021

Extended Paper Submission Deadlines

Aug
2
2021

Extended Notification to Authors

Aug
9
2021

Extended Early-Bird Registration



Author Guidelines

Submissions in the form of extended abstracts, short papers, and full manuscripts are welcome.

  • all submitted papers will be peer-reviewed
  • the congress proceedings will be published under an ISSN and ISBN number
  • the conference proceedings will be indexed by Scopus and Google Scholar
  • each paper will be assigned a unique DOI number by Crossref
  • the proceedings will be permanently archived in Portico (one of the largest community-supported digital archives in the world).
  • selected papers from the congress will be submitted for possible publication in the International Journal of Civil Infrastructure (IJCI) (publication fees may apply)

Paper Topics

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Conference Chairs


 A/Prof. Hany El Naggar
Dr. Hany El Naggar

Dalhousie University, Canada
Congress Chair

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Dr. Joaquim Barros
Dr. Joaquim Barros

Institute for Sustainability and Innovation in Structural Engineering, University of Minho, Portugal
Conference Co-Chair

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Keynote Speakers


Dr. Hesham El Naggar
Dr. Hesham El Naggar

Western University, Canada
Keynote Speaker

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Dr. Xiong
Dr. Xiong “Bill” Yu

Case Western Reserve University, USA
Keynote Speaker

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Dr. Ian Jefferson
Dr. Ian Jefferson

University of Birmingham, UK
Keynote Speaker

Biography & Abstract

Dr. Dunja Perić
Dr. Dunja Perić

Kansas State University, USA
Keynote Speaker

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