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21 Apr 2017
1st International Conference on Urban Geology, Shanghai, China

Theme: Land Subsidence and City Security

Shanghai, China
April 21, 2017
14 Nov 2017
Workshop on Land subsidence induced by fluid extraction

Land subsidence resulting from groundwater withdrawal is a global phenomenon adversely affecting many regions worldwide. Please join us for a workshop on

LAND SUBSIDENCE INDUCED BY FLUID EXTRACTION (LASER 2017)

that will be held in Madrid the 14th November 2017. A panel of international experts will present the latest results on this topic, including new techniques to monitor and model ground subsidence and its consequences for aquifer exploitation and management. The workshop will be a great opportunity to discuss the latest research in this field and to identify promising areas of new research.

Please register until September 30th

Madrid, España
November 14, 2017
16 Nov 2017
Workshop on Mechanisms, Monitoring and Modeling Earth Fissure Generation and Fault Activation Due To Subsurface fluid exploitation (M3EF3)

Ground ruptures (i.e. Earth Fissures and reactivation of pre-existing surface Faults) caused by extraction of Fluids from the subsurface have been observed in hundreds of sedimentary basins worldwide.

Unexpected fissure generation and fault activation associated with anthropogenic land subsidence strongly impact on the development of urban settlements, industrial centers, agricultural and other economic activities.

This workshop is organized in the framework of the UNESCO project ICGP641 M3EF3, two days after the "Workshop on Land subsidence induced by fluid extraction"  organized by te UNESCO Working group on Land Subsidence in Madrid on November 14th, 2017, and will be a great opportunity to discuss the latest research in this field and to identify promising areas of new research.

Join us!

Alicante, España
November 16, 2017 to November 17, 2017
17 Sep 2018
Land Subsidence Symposium at IAEG Congress 2018: Call for abstracts (published paper abstracts)
Call for abstracts:XIII International Association for Engineering Geology and the Environment Congress 2018: Engineering Geology for a Sustainable World to be held in San Francisco, California, USA September 17-21, 2018 . The Congress includes a land subsidence symposium.
 
Note, the call for abstracts at this time is due June 30, 2017, and is only for those who would like to publish a paper in the Congress proceedings. If you prefer not to publish a paper, but instead prepare an abstract for an oral presentation or poster to be presented during the Congress, the call for abstracts for oral presentations and posters will be open January 15, 2018 - April 1, 2018. 
San Francisco, CA USA
September 17, 2018 to September 21, 2018