MEETINGS PROGRAMME 2020 - 2021

Monday 5th October 2020

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

The Black Country UNESCO Global Geopark – A territory of Internationally important geology and ‘melting-pot’ of applied geoscience

Graham Worton, Black Country UNESCO Global Geopark Lead

Attendance 51 People

Sponsor:
Aecom Logo

 

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Monday 2nd November 2020

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

Les Nichol Award Presentation: Mercia Mudstone, Salt & Gypsum

Adrian Collings, Arup

 

Sponsor:
Arup logo

 

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Monday 7th December 2020

Online Meeting Using Microsoft Teams

Young MGS speakers competition

TBC, TBC

TBC, TBC

TBC, TBC

TBC, TBC

 

Sponsor:
WSP logo

 

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Monday 11th January 2021

TBC

CIRIA guide on natural slopes

Adrian Koe, Atkins

Sponsor:
Applied Geology Logo

 

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Monday 1st February 2021

TBC

Contracts and Site Investigation

Steven Miller, Geotechnics Ltd

Sponsor:
Huesker Logo

 

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Monday 1st March 2021

TBC

BGA Cooling Prize Presentation

Winner TBC, TBC

Sponsor:
Arcadis logo

 

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Monday 19th April 2021

TBC

John Mitchell Award Lecture

Winner TBC, TBC

Sponsor:
Geotechnics logo

 

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Monday 10th May 2021

TBC

Annual General Meeting & Environmental Lecture

Title TBC

Peter Braithwaite, University of Birmingham

Sponsor:
DTS Raeburn logo

 

In non-Covid times meetings are generally held in Lecture Theatre G31 in the Civil & Mechanical Engineering Building (Y3 on the Edgbaston Campus Map), The University of Birmingham B15 2TT. For online meetings please see meeting notice for joining instructions.

Members and visitors should aim to arrive between 6 p.m. and 6.15 p.m. and park their cars in a perimeter car park. Normal refreshments (sandwiches, tea and coffee) will be available in the Shell Lounge in the Civil / Mechanical Engineering Building before the meeting.

Copies of presentations for this and previous sessions are available for members in the ARCHIVES section of the MEMBERS AREA. Access to this area is restricted to members of the Society, who should apply to the webmaster by e-mail ( ) for the issue of login details.