In association with the Joint Technical Committee on Natural Slopes and Landslides (JTC1) and the Federation of International Geo-engineering Societies: ISSMGE,ISRM and IAEG (FedIGS), the Colombian Geotechnical Society-CGS cordially invites the international geotechnical community to participate in the XIII International Symposium on Landslides-XIII ISL, which will be held from June 15 to 19 - 2020 in the city of Cartagena-Colombia.
Our invitation extends to all those colleagues interested in presenting articles, and in a very special way to invite students and professors of universities and research centers, and to the representatives of industry and research for the installation of stands to display software, equipment and geotechnical services. In addition to the program of the Symposium to be held at the venue of the event, technical visits will be organized to selected landslide sites and structures of geotechnical interest, in the surroundings of Medellín and Bogotá cities, both located in the Andean region. It is planned to make these visits during the week of June 22 to 26. Finally, we invite you to enjoy our tourist attractions and the hospitality of our people.
The XIII ISL 2020 invites authors to submit short artcicles on the following topics:
1. Weather and landslides.
2. Landslides and seismo-tectonic and volcanic activity.
3. Landslides and Human Activities.
4. Effects of landslides with emphasis on infrastructure and sustainable development.
5. Landslides: Risk Assessment and Management.
+ March 4th, 2019 - Call for Papers / Open
+ July 29th, 2019 - Papers deadline
+ November 29th, 2019 - Decision to authors
+ January 1st, 2020 - Final Papers submission
+ February 28th, 2020 - Final decision to authors
+ March 15th, 2020 - Registration opens