Program Highlights

Friday 10th
September 2021
Saturday 11th
September 2021
Sunday 12th
September 2021
Optional field trips to sites of geotechnical interest in and around Sydney. Welcome reception and keynote lecture from Professor Harry Poulos AM. Full day of Conferencing.
Evening welcome function. Full day of Conferencing. Opportunity to attend the evening welcome function of the ICSMGE.
Evening cruise and networking function on Sydney Harbour with opportunity to network with other delegates and invited eminent members of our profession.
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  • Key Dates

  • Abstracts OpenDecember 2019
  • Abstracts CloseOctober 2020
  • Presenters NotifiedDecember 2020
  • Registrations OpenDecember 2020
  • Paper SubmissionJune 2021
  • Early Bird Registration ClosesApril 2021
  • 7iYGEC Sydney10 - 12 September 2021
  • ICSMGE Sydney 202112 - 17 September 2021


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