MEETINGS PROGRAMME 2021 - 2022

Monday 4th October 2021

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

Les Nichol Award Lecture: Practical solutions to real world geotechnical problems through research industry partnership

Dr Gurmel Ghataora

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Monday 1st November 2021

In person University of Birmingham

CIRIA Guide on Natural Slopes

Adrian Koe, Atkins

 

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Monday 6th December 2021

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

Early Career Focus Meeting:

Part 1: Changes to ICE Chartership ProcessCath Mansell, ICE

Part 2: 2021 GeolSoc Early Career Award Winner: Kinematic Failure of Rock SlopesTom Pickard, AECOM

 

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Monday 10th January 2022

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

Mining and the Railway

Neal Rushton, Network Rail

Attendance 115 People

Sponsor:
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Monday 7th February 2022

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

Earthquake Engineering Field Investigation Team Remote Mission to Haiti following the Earthquake of 14th August 2021

Dr Michael Whitworth, AECOM

Sponsor:
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Monday 7th March 2022

In person University of Birmingham

John Mitchell Award Lecture

Thinking Conceptually About Groundwater Problems

Dr Martin Preene, Richter Associates

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Friday 11th March 2022

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

Lunch & Learn 12.30-1.30

L7 Masters Apprenticeship Degree: Geotechnical Engineer

Zoe Baldwin, Peter Gilbert, Prof Ian Jefferson & Dr Alexander Royal

In order to promote the content of this talk as much as possible for the benefit of the industry, the recording is available here

 

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Presentation Slides

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Monday 11th April 2022

In person University of Birmingham

Design & Specification of Earthworks

Paul Nowak, Atkins

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Monday 9th May 2022

TBC

Annual General Meeting & Environmental Lecture

Eastern Quarry and UN SDGs

Anna Morley, Arup

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In person meetings are generally held in Lecture Theatre G31, in the Engineering Building (Y3 on the Edgbaston Campus Map), The University of Birmingham B15 2TT. For online meetings please see meeting notice for joining instructions.

Members and visitors should aim to arrive between 6 p.m. and 6.15 p.m. and park their cars in a perimeter car park. Normal refreshments (sandwiches, tea and coffee) will be available in the Shell Lounge (G37) in the Engineering Building before the meeting.

Copies of presentations for this and previous sessions are available for members in the ARCHIVES section of the MEMBERS AREA. Access to this area is restricted to members of the Society, who should apply to the webmaster by e-mail ( ) for the issue of login details.