TOPICS

1A – Transportation geotechnics

Chairs:

  • Claudia Zapata – USA
  • Bernardo Caicedo – Colombia
  • Silvia Angelone – Argentina
  • Marcio Muniz de Farias- Brazil

1B – In situ testing

Chairs:

  • Fernando Schnaid – Brazil
  • Dante Fratta – USA
  • Pablo Torres – Argentina
  • Marcio de Souza Soares de Almeida – Brazil

1C – Geo-engineering for energy and sustainability

Chairs:

  • Marcelo Sánchez – Argentina
  • José Albarellos – Spain
  • Guillermo Narsilio – Australia
  • Leonardo Guimaraes – Brazil

1D – Numerical modelling in geotechnics

Chairs:

  • Arcesio Lizcano – Canada
  • Pedro Arduino – USA
  • Ricardo Schiava – Argentina
  • Roberto Azevedo – Brazil

1E – Foundations & ground improvement

Chairs:

  • Nino Consoli – Brazil
  • Walter Paniagua – Mexico
  • Juan M Fernández Vincent – Argentina

1F – Unsaturated soils

Chairs:

  • Fernando Marinho – Brazil
  • Luciano Oldecop – Argentina
  • Laureano Hoyos – USA
  • Katia Vanessa Bicalho – Brazil

1G – Embankments, dams and tailings

Chairs:

  • Marcelo Zeballos – Argentina
  • Juan de Dios Alemán Velásquez – Mexico
  • Ennio Marques Palmeira – Brazil
  • Ramón Verdugo – Chile

1H – Excavations and tunnels

Chairs:

  • Antonio Bobet – USA
  • Arsenio Negro – Brazil
  • Martín Boefer – Argentina
  • Jorge Laiún – Argentina

1I – Geo-Risks

Chairs:

  • Adrián Rodríguez-Marek – USA
  • Arnaldo Barchiesi – Argentina
  • Gonzalo Montalva – Chile