4 May 2016
3rd North American Symposium on Landslides (NASL) 2017
From 4th to 8th June 2017 the Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists and the Canadian Geotechnical Society will be hosting the 3rd North American Symposium on Landslides in Roanoke, Virginia, entitled
Putting Experience, Knowledge and Emerging Technologies into Practice
According to the website:
The main objective of the symposia is to provide a stimulating forum for geoscientists, engineers, planners, economists, program managers, and other decision makers concerned with landslide hazards and their impact on society. Papers related to investigation, classification, monitoring, analysis and mitigation of landslides, as well as case studies on innovative analysis techniques and solutions will be presented.
Abstracts are due on 30th June 2016, and full manuscripts on 31st October 2016. The technical programme will include:-
- Sunday Workshops
- Sunday Evening “Ice-Breaker” Reception
- Three days of Technical Presentations with morning Plenary Sessions and afternoon Concurrent Sessions
- Exhibition Space
- Lunch and Refreshment Breaks included
- Selection of Full-day Field Trips on Wednesday
- Poster Sessions
- Electronic Proceedings
This is a great series of meetings that brings together both researchers and practitioners. I thoroughly recommend it.