Programme of the conference

Important dates

Deadline for sending Application form and fee payment  01. 02. 2019
The conference days      7 - 8. 02. 2019




University of Žilina, Faculty of Civil Engineering,

Univerzitná 8215/1, 010 26 Žilina, building AR (see map in "Contact")


Preliminary program

7. 2. 2019 - Day 1

I. Lecture’s block

II. Questions and answers on current issues and presentations

III. Discussion and social evening

8. 2. 2019 - Day 2

IV. A series of lectures and presentations of manufacturers

V. Conference closing - meeting of members of the IGS Slovakia


Conference topics

1.  Design of structures by using geosynthetics.

2.  New products and geosynthetic materials, their properties and its applications.

3.  Status of technical regulations and new upcoming standards in the field of geosynthetics.

4.  Experience of completed constructions by using geosynthetics.

5.  The quality requirements in civil works with geosynthetics; Quality management on transport and environmental constructions.

6.  The contemporary results of research and development in the field of geosynthetics, education of engineers and students.