The international conference GEOTEC HANOI 2013 is organised by FECON Foundation Engineering & Underground Construction JSC (Vietnam), Vietnamese Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering VSSMGE (Vietnam), in cooperation with Asian Institute of Technology AIT (Thailand). The conference will be held on 28-29 November 2013, in Hanoi, Vietnam.
GEOTEC HANOI 2013 is the second in a series of conference on Geotechnics for Sustainable Development. In October 2011, the first conference, GEOTEC HANOI 2011 was organized in Hanoi. The conference was excellently successful, with about 450 attendees from 24 countries. Among the conference highlights were the six keynote-lectures given by Prof. Sven Hansbo from Sweden, Prof. Kenji Ishihara and Dr. Hiroshi Yoshida from Japan, Prof. Harry G. Poulos from Australia, Prof. Pieter A. Vermeer from the Netherlands, Prof. Alain Guilloux from France. Continuing the success of the first event, this conference is decided to be held every second year in Hanoi.
The conference provides a forum for exchange ideas and discussion on the conference topics. Both, senior and young researchers, scientists and engineers from Vietnam and overseas are invited to attend this conference to share and exchange their knowledge.