The 18th Global Joint Seminar on Geo-Environmental Engineering (GEE) will be taking place on May 30 and 31, 2019 at Concordia.
Since its inception in 2001, the GEE has taken place annually in Japan, Korea, Canada and France. The objective of the GEE is to provide an international forum for the exchange of ideas and recent advances in the field of geo-environmental engineering and to give students and young researchers the opportunity to present their work to an international and expert audience.
Remediation of contaminated sites (soils, mining sites, groundwater and sediments)
Environmental risk assessment and management
Ground improvement technologies
Sustainable geo-environmental engineering
Impact of energy production on geo-environment
We invite presenters and authors to submit abstracts containing no more than 200 words related to the topics of the conference. Written abstracts must be in English on letter size paper — 8.5 by 11 inches — and submitted by email by January 15, 2019.
Abstract submission deadline: January 15, 2019
Notice of acceptance: February 1, 2019
Full paper submission deadline: March 15, 2019
Student: $175 plus tax
Attendee: $350 plus tax
Accompanying person for the River Cruise and Dinner on May 31: $130 plus tax
Registrants must pay their fees online.
President Masashi Kamon, RIEG, Prof. Emeritus, Kyoto University, Japan
Prof. Takeshi Katsumi, Kyoto University, Japan
Prof. Catherine Mulligan, Concordia University, Canada
Prof. Chunjiang An, Concordia University, Canada
Prof. Jean-Pierre Gourc, University Joseph Fourier, France
Prof. Daniel Levacher, Caen National University, France
Prof. Junboum Park, Seoul National University, South Korea