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Rocscience International Conference

Announcement from our CEO

In celebration of Rocscience’s 25th year as a company, we will be hosting our first technical conference on April 20th- 21st, 2021. Click on the video to see the announcement from Dr. Thamer Yacoub, Rocscience CEO and President.

Conference Events

  • Keynote Speeches
  • Open Panel Discussions
  • Paper Presentations
  • Short Course

Topics for Papers

We are inviting all to submit technical papers on suggested themes, including:

  • Tunnelling in challenging environments
  • Open pits slope stability
  • Numerical modelling of high-stress environments
  • Settlement and Foundation Engineering
  • Artificial intelligence and virtual reality technologies in geotechnical engineering
  • Advancements in probabilistic analysis of slopes
  • Advancements in three-dimensional geotechnical analysis
  • Dynamic and Liquefaction Modelling
  • Discrete fracture network modelling of rock masses

Read the invitation from Dr. Reginald Hammah, Technical Chair, Rocscience International Conference 2021. Technical Papers will be peer-reviewed and the conference proceedings published by Taylor & Francis.

Abstract Submission Form

We are accepting abstracts for technical papers until December 7th, 2020. Technical Papers will be peer-reviewed and the conference proceedings published by Taylor & Francis. Please use the form below to submit the abstract for your paper.

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Registration Dates

Rocscience International Conference Pricing Table

Technical Advisors

Ana Maria Parra, Carlos H. Parra & Asociados, Colombia

Anil Yunatci, GeoDestek Zemar Ltd. Şti., Turkey

Antonio Samaniego, SRK Consulting, Peru

David Oliveira, Jacobs, Australia

Denis Kalumba, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Derek Martin, University of Alberta, Canada

Erik Loehr, University of Missouri, United States of America

Francisco Suarez, Consultec Ingenieros Asociados, Mexico

Manoj Verman, Mverman, India

Mason Ghafghazi, University of Toronto, Canada

Navid Jafari, Louisiana State University, United States of America

Phil De Graaf, DeBeers Group, Australia

Richard Bathurst, Royal Military College of Canada, Canada

Sebastien Logo-Guerrero, American Geotechnical & Environmental Services, United States of America

Sergio Fontoura, International Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Brazil

Sina Javankhoshdel, Rocscience Inc., Canada

Lifetime Achievement Medal

Dr. Evert Hoek at Rocscience International Conference 2021

Keynote Speakers

Keynote Speaker - RIC2021

Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion 1 at RIC2021
Panel Discussion 2 at RIC2021

Conference Chairs

Rocscience Conference Chairs