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Dear Colleague
ICGEColombo2020 was postponed to 6-7 December 2021 due to covid19. The keynote lecturers invited for 2020 will attend and papers submitted already will be published.
We now invite fresh abstracts. Those who submitted abstracts already but could not send the full paper on time can do so adhering to the new deadlines.

The conference and the website will retain the same name.
We look forward for your participation at the conference.

With very best wishes
Athula Kulathilaka
Conference Co Chair

ICGE - Colombo - 2020 staged in hybrid mode

The 3 rd International Conference in Geotechnical Engineering which was postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic situation will be staged in hybrid format (both online and face-to-face) on 6 and 7 th December 2021 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

The conference will feature 5 keynote speeches by eminent international experts in the areas of Piled Foundations, Ground Improvement, Slope Stabilization, Deep excavations and Tunnelling and Geo Environmental Engineering.

The proceedings will be published as a USB/Online containing the full-length papers and also will be available in the ISSMGE Library.

Friends and colleagues from international community are warmly welcome to submit your papers and attend the Conference virtually.

You can submit your full papers until 30th April 2021 from

The conference registration details will be announced soon.

Please stay tuned for more updates regarding the live webcast of the conference…


Keynote Speakers

Important Dates (New Dates)

    Abstract submission opens

  • 15



    Abstract submission closes

  • 15



    Notification of acceptance of abstracts

  • 01



    Full paper submission deadline

  • 30



    Paper Acceptance Notification

  • 30



    Camera-Ready Paper Submission Deadline

  • 31



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