AEG's 58th Annual Meeting:
Conference at the Confluence

Below the steep slopes of Mount Washington created by three great rivers, the city of Pittsburgh blends its industrial heritage with its forward focus on technology. Throughout this dynamic urban landscape, past and present collide in land use, environmental impacts and shifting economic forces. Come be a part of the AEG 58th Annual Meeting: Conference at the Confluence, which will take place Sept. 19-26 at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown. Visit our new Annual Meeting website for complete details.

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities
We are expecting over 400 environmental and engineering geology professionals to attend the 2015 Annual Meeting. We have a fantastic technical program planned along with a variety of educational short courses, exciting field trips and special events. A majority of the attendees are leaders and decision makers within their companies. This is a great opportunity to showcase your company to these decision makers. We have a variety of sponsorship opportunities as well as exhibit booths available. Click HERE for more information.

Call for Abstracts (Oral and Poster Presentations)
Do not miss this opportunity to provide an oral or poster presentation at this year's meeting! Below is a listing of planned Symposia and proposed Technical Sessions:
     • Symposia – Dams, Tunneling, Landslides, Rock Slope Design, Shale Gas Development, Urban Environmental Geology
     • General Technical Session Topics – Landslides (Identification and Mitigation), Rockfall Mitigation, Hydrogeology, Environmental Site Characterization, Geotechnical Site Characterization, Seismic Hazards, Coastal Hazards, Licensure and Professional Practice, Mine Reclamation/Subsidence, Geophysics, Remote Sensing (LiDAR/GIS/Aerial Photography)

Abstract submission deadline is May 1, 2015. Abstract Writing and Submission Instructions – click HERE.

Holdredge, Piteau, Johnston awards nominations due March 30

 Nominations for the Claire P. Holdredge, Douglas R. Piteau, Karl and Ruth Terzaghi Mentor and Floyd T. Johnston awards are due on March 30.

The Claire P. Holdredge Award, which is given to an AEG member who publishes a paper deemed to be an outstanding contribution to Engineering Geology.

The Floyd T. Johnston Service Award, which recognizes outstanding service to the Association by a member to the Association.

The Douglas R. Piteau Outstanding Young Member Award for exceptional achievement in Engineering Geology by an AEG member under 35 years of age.

Send nominations to Rosalind Munro, Awards Committee chair, or Marrijane Jones, AEG association manager.

The Karl and Ruth Terzaghi Mentor Award recognizes individuals for achievement in providing professional, ethical, and technical mentoring throughout their career. Nominations for this award should be sent to President Ken Fergason.

September 19-26 2015

More information available HERE.

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