Call for Submissions

The GeoSt.John's 2019 conference organizing committee invites members of the Canadian and international geotechnical and geoenvironmental communities to contribute recent research, developments and advancements in their respective fields of interest and practice. The technical program of the conference will cover a wide range of topics, including special sessions that are of local, national and international relevance to the fields of geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering.

Authors are invited to submit abstracts of a maximum of 300 words by December 15, 2018 through the Online Submission page of the conference website. Abstracts can be written in English or French

Abstracts should generally fall within the following themes:

Geotechnical Themes

  • Soil Mechanics and Foundations
  • Rock Mechanics and Engineering Geology
  • Landslides and Geohazards
  • Mining Geotechnics and Hydrogeology
  • Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • Transportation Geotechnics
  • Geosynthetics
  • Cold Regions Geotechnology
  • Sustainable Geotechnics
  • Professional Practice
  • Special Geotechnical Themes
    • Offshore and Nearshore Geotechnical Issues
    • Dams and Embankments
    • Pipelines and Trenchless Technologies
    • Soft and Sensitive Clays
    • Application of Remote Sensing and Mapping