ICSMGE 2017! Sydney, Australia has announced it will bid to host the Conference of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. Australia for
Why Australia? Australia – NZ has the highest per capita membership of any of the region (80 per million) Our bid has the support of the New Zealand Geotechnical Society, and ISSMGE Vice President of Australasia, Professor Michael Davies. Key members of our profession have voiced their support of the bid – Harry Poulos, Max Ervin, Scott Sloan, John Carter and Mark Randolf. Accolades for our high profile Conferences in Australia – GeoEng 2000 and Anz 2012 ICSMGE has never been held in Australia before, despite FIVE previous bids The huge support we can get from sponsors and industry partners
ISSMGE Members (per 106 of the population) 11 20 6 Australia – NZ has the highest per capita membership of any of the regions 1.6 3.5 80 Average = 11 After data presented by Professor Roberto Terzariol, Vice President for South America, in ISSMGE Bulletin, Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2011
Why Sydney? Magnificent City, Iconic Engineering Symbols, First Class Venues and Hospitality.
Australia for ICSMGE 2017! AGS hopes you support our bid to bring ICSMGE to Sydney for the first time in the event’s history. Let’s make 2017 a geotechnical discovery Down Under! Take a copy & discover what Sydney has to offer!
Get Involved! Can you be one of our Cultural Ambassadors and lever your connections with other member societies to gain support for our bid? Are you travelling Internationally and could help promote our bid? Contact Graham Scholey, ICSMGE 2017 Bid Manager email@example.com 02 9478 3900 to get involved.