Nov 16, 2012

Geosynthetics for Water & Energy Challenges

Long Beach, California

The objective of Geosynthetics 2013 is to share new developments in geosynthetics engineering and technologies and will offer four days of technical programming, panel discussions and a short course day. Read more at

The conference will feature:
trade show
plenary lectures
networking lunches and receptions
Short Course Day: April 4, 2013

Short courses will be held on Thursday, April 4 and will require separate registration. Each short course offers 7 PDHs and includes lunch.

Introduction to Geosynthetics
Instructor: David J. Elton

Design of Geosynthetics-reinforced Unpaved and Paved Roads
Instructors: Jie Han and J.P. Giroud

Geosynthetics Test Procedures and Material Specifications
Instructors: Bob Mackey, Sam Allen, David Suits, Joel Sprague, Gary Kolbalsuk, J.P. Kline, George Koerner, Jeff Denton

How to Specify a Planar Drainage Geocomposite
Instructor: Dr. Tim Bauters

Design and Construction of Bottom Liner and Cover Systems
Instructor: Richard Thiel