The IGS UK have hosted several Symposium focusing on many topics on geosynthetics. The symposium have been hosted around the UK’s and have attracted some of the most prestigious speakers in the industry. Details of the previous events are listed below:

No. Year Presenter Lecture Title
1st 2001 JP Giroud
2nd 2002 Robert Koerner Assessment of Ten Landfill Failures Using 2-D and 3-D Stability Analysis
3rd 2003 Kerry Rowe Geosynthetic-reinforced embankments over soft foundations
4th 2004 Alan McGown The Design and Construction of Geosynthetic Reinforced Load Transfer Platforms Used in a Variety of Applications
5th 2005 Colin Jones Electrokinetic treatment and conditioning of soils and wastes: A new application for Geosynthetics