AGS Townsville 2024 Symposium

Slope Stability

Jeroen Berends, Tim Donovan, Martin Devonald, Dr John Eckersley, Babak Hedayatifar / Camilla Lebron, Graeme Jardine, Dr David Lacey / Adam Kemp, Alex Leotta, Cameron Ryan, Ian Shipway and Pramod Thakur

The Australian Geomechanics Society (AGS) QLD Chapter is pleased to announced that our 2nd biennial regional symposium will be held in Townsville. This will be a full-day event comprising technical presentations from well peers from our field. Our theme this year is “slope stability” — a topics close to many practitioners.


Jeroen Berends Geoinventions

Slope stability project in Townsville

Tim Donovan Aurecon

Topic TBC

Martin Devonald BGC Engineering

Mitigating Slope Stability issues in Hong Kong and Canada – from shallow slides in tropical soils to deep-seated slides in glacial deposits

Dr John Eckersley

Geotechnical Issues in Coking Coal Stockpiles

Babak Hedayatifar / Camilla Lebron GHD

Geotechnical considerations for mine waste facilities

Graeme Jardine Jacobs

Slope Resilience in changing world – effect in climate change

Dr David Lacey / Adam Kemp FSG

Topics to follow shortly

Alex Leotta Engeny

Slope Stability fatal flaw assessment of a legacy mining pit for in-pit tailings

Cameron Ryan Cairns Regional Council

Geotechnical Data management in local council

Ian Shipway, EDG

Ian Shipway EDG Consulting

Flow slides have affected the near shore zone of South East Qld for many years, with a significant event in 2016 coming close to causing loss of life.

Pramod Thakur WSP

Topics to follow shortly

Organising Committee

Sponsorship Opportunities

A range of sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, please contact Vincent Blanchet via [email protected]


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