Upcoming USSD and ICOLD Conferences and Workshops

2019 ICOLD 87th Annual Meeting


June 09 - 14, 2019


Ottawa, Canada

June 9-14, Ottawa, Canada — Canada’s Capital

Theme: Sustainable and Safe Dams Around the World

Innovation: Recent advancements and techniques for investigation, design, construction, operation and maintenance of water or tailings dams and spillways.
Sustainable Development: Planning, design, construction, operation, decommissioning and closure management strategies for water resources or tailings dams (e.g. climate change, sedimentation, environmental protection, risk management).
Hazards: Design mitigation and management of hazards to water or tailings dams, appurtenant structures, spillways and reservoirs (e.g. floods, seismic, landslides).
Extreme Conditions: Management for water or tailings dams (e.g. permafrost and ice loading, arid/wet climates, geo-hazards).

More Info: http://icold-cigb2019.ca/

Agenda: ICOLD 2019 Final General Assembly Agenda (002)


Static Liquefaction Workshop


July 09 - 10, 2019


AECOM 6200 S. Quebec St., Greenwood Village, CO 80111

This two-day workshop aims to provide demonstrations of the static liquefaction failure mechanisms (and triggering process) as it relates to tailings, and the tools used to assess the potential fo…


NZSOLD ANCOLD Conference 2019


October 09 - 12, 2019


The Pullman Hotel, Auckland New Zealand

Join the New Zealand Society of Large Dams (NZSOLD) and Australia National Committee on Large Dams (ANCOLD) this coming October at their joint conference, held every three years. This year NZSOLD is hosting the conference in Auckland, New Zealand.

Theme: Resilient Dams for Resilient Communities

Dates: Pre-Conference Workshop – 9 October 2019

Conference – 10 & 11 October 2019

Post Conference Tour – 12 October 2019

See our video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGYWGnqmAiM&t=1s


2020 USSD Conference and Exhibition


April 20 - 24, 2020


Denver, CO -- Hyatt Regency Denver Convention Center

Join us in Denver, Colorado, April 20-24 for the 2020 USSD Annual Conference and  Exhibition. Be a part of this premier technical event for dam and levee professionals.  Le…