Technical Themes

The technical program for GeoManitoba 2012 will consist of a series of short courses, workshops, technical tours, technical sessions and invited lectures – researchers and practitioners are invited to submit abstracts in the following topic areas/themes:

Fundamentals
Engineering Geology
Foundation Engineering
Geoenvironmental
Landslides / Slope Stability / Slope Engineering
Reliability-Based / Limit States Design
Risk Assessment
Rock Mechanics
Soil Mechanics
Seepage / Groundwater
Cold Regions Geotechnology
Soil Stabilization
Hydrogeology

Geotechnical
Revitalization of Aging Infrastructure
Geohazards
Retaining Walls / MSE walls
Brownfields and Redevelopment
Mine Site Remediation
Design of Earth Dams
Design of Clay Liners
Marine Geotechniques
Non-textbook Soils / Waste Soils
Harbour and Shoreline Geotechniques

Multi-Disciplinary
Geoenvironmental Sustainability
Instrumentation