ISSMGE Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls
formerly TC38 "Soil-Structure Interaction" (2005-2010)

International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering and Architecture
hosted by Technical Committee 207 ISSMGE

Urban Planning Below the Ground Level:
Architecture and Geotechnics

Saint Petersburg, 6-8 June 2018

Important Documents:

Bulletin #1 (eng)

Bulletin #1 (rus)

Template for Papers Preparation

Template (Russian version)

Registration Form (english)

Registration Form (russian)

Important Deadlines:

Paper Submission – 16 April 2018

End of Registration – 5 June 2018

Conference – 6-8 June 2018

Venue of the Conference:

Venue of Conference

Organized by

With assistance from

Venue of the Conference

Saint Petersburg, The House of Architects,
Bolshaya Morskaya Street, 52

Main Objective of the Conference

The Intended Subject Areas

An exchange of ideas between architects, restoration and preservation specialists, and geotechnical engineers on a range of subjects related to development of underground space in megacities. Recently a big number of conferences have been held involving specialists in one field. The purpose of this Conference is to further interdisciplinary exchange of professionals representing different fields.

The Conference is expected to enjoy participation of researchers and practitioners from Russia, the CIS, Europe, Asia, America and Australia.

We invite professionals in the fields of Architecture, Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology and Underground Construction to take part in the Conference and present their papers.

Scientific Committee

Co-Chairs: О.S. Romanov, V.М. Ulitsky (Russia)

О. Bilgin (USA)
V. Bilfinger (Brazil)
J.-L. Briaud (USA)
W. Van Impe (Belgium)
R.E. Dashko (Russia)

R. Katzenbach (Germany)
Deepankar Choudhury (India)
H. Brandl (Austria)
I. Sokolic (Croatia)
Ch. Haberfield (Australia)

H. Hazarika (Japan)
Fang Liu (India)
М. Latha (India)
К.G. Shashkin (Russia)
Yasser Al-Mossalami (Egypt)

Organizing Committee

М.V. Sadkov, А.G. Shashkin, М.B. Lisyuk

Conference Administrators

Е.V. Dubinin, +7 (911) 221-6104,
А.N. Lapitskaya, +7 (812) 339-3587, 575-3587, Fax: 575-3625,
О.А. Pruss, +7 (812) 339-3587, 575-3587, Fax: 575-3625,

Working Languages

The working languages of the conference will be Russian and English.
Simultaneous translation will be provided.