The North American Chapter of the
International Geosynthetics Society

IGS-NA General Assembly Announcement at Geotechnical Frontiers 2017

IGS-NA General Assembly
March 14, 2017 | 6:00pm Eastern
Hyatt Regency Orlando

All members of the geosynthetics community are invited to the IGS-NA General Assembly meeting being held on Tuesday, March 14 at 6:00pm during Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 in Orlando, Florida. All are encouraged to attend the meeting and participate in the round-table discussion at the conclusion of the General Assembly.

IGS- NA General Assembly Agenda

1) Call to Order (Henderson)
2) Quorum (Peggs)
3) Agenda (Gupta)
  a) Request for new business from members
  b) Approval of agenda
4) President’s 2015-2017 Report (Henderson)
5) Treasurer’s 2015-2017 Report (McCartney)
  a) Statement and approval of accounts
  b) Approval of dues and other fees
6) Announcement of 2017-2019 Board of Directors (Henderson)
7) Introduction of 2017-2019 President (Henderson)
8) 2017-2019 President’s Address (Brachman)
9) Appreciations (Brachman)
10) Awards (Brachman)
  a) IGS-NA Photo Contest Results
  b) Other
11) New Business Stay Connected
12) Close General Assembly
13) Roundtable Discussion and Brainstorming Session (Brachman)


The Mission of IGS North America is to provide leadership in advancing geosynthetics education and research to attain their appropriate and widespread use as engineering materials as the Chapter of the International Geosynthetic Society (IGS) for the United States of America and Canada. IGS North America. Providing leadership in advancing geosynthetics education and research.

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