GEOTEC HANOI 2013 was the second in a series of conference on Geotechnics for Sustainable Development. The international conference organised by FECON CORPORATION (Vietnam), Vietnamese Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering VSSMGE (Vietnam), in cooperation with Asian Institute of Technology AIT (Thailand) was held on 28-29 November 2013, in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Among the conference highlights were the six keynote-lectures given by Prof. Sven Hansbo from Sweden, Prof. Kenji Ishihara and Dr. Hiroshi Yoshida from Japan, Prof. Harry G. Poulos from Australia, Prof. Pieter A. Vermeer from the Netherlands, Prof. Alain Guilloux from France.

Foundation For High-Rise Buildings


Keynote Lecture
“Geotechnical Challenges at Super High-Rise Buildings”

Speaker
Rolf Katzenbach (Germany)

Rolf Katzenbach - GEOTEC HANOi 2013

Underground Projects in Soft Soil


Keynote Lecture
“Management of Settlements for an Urban Tunnel (Toulon, France)”

Speaker
Alain Guilloux (France)

Allain Guilloux (France) - GEOTEC HANOI 2011

Soil Improvement and Reinforcement for Infrastructure


Keynote Lecture
“Recent Geosynthetic-Reinforced Soil Structures for Railways in Japan”

Speaker
Fumio Tatsuoka (Japan)

Fumio Tatsuoka - GETEC HANOI 2013

Monitoring and Instrumentation for Tunnels and Excavations


Keynote Lecture
“Smart Geo-Infrastructure-Opportunities for New Sensor Monitoring Systems”

Speaker
Kenichi Soga (UK)

Kenichi Soga - GETEC HANOI 2013

Geotechnical Modeling and Numerical Analysis


Keynote Lecture
“Examples for Successful 3D Finite Element Analysis in Geotechnical Engineering”

Speaker
Helmut F. Schweiger (Austria)

Helmut Schweiger - GEOTEC HANOI 2013

500+

Attendees

112+

Papers for 1000-page proceeding

35

Exhibition Booths