ISSMGE Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls
formerly TC38 "Soil-Structure Interaction" (2005-2010)

International Conference on Geotechnical Engineering
ISSMGE Technical Committee 207

Soil-Structure Interaction.
Underground Structures and Retaining Walls.

Saint Petersburg, June 16-18, 2014

Important Documents:

Proceedings Volume 1 (English)
(updated 12 August 2014)

Proceedings Volume 2 (Russian)

Bulletin #2 (eng)   Bulletin #2 (rus)

Template for Papers Preparation

Template (Russian version)

Registration Form (english)

Registration Form (russian)

Important Deadlines:

Paper Submission – 21 April 2014

Confirmation of Paper Acceptance – 30 April 2014

End of Registration – 5 June 2014

Conference – 16-18 June 2014


Venue of Conference


- TC207 Soil-Structure Interaction and Retaining Walls ISSMGE
- Georeconstruction Engineering Co, St. Petersburg, Russia
- St. Petersburg State Transport University (PGUPS)
- St. Petersburg State Mining University

Organizing Committee

V.М. Ulitsky, Chairman of TC207 ‘Soil-Structure’
М.B. Lisyuk, Co-Chairman of TC207 ‘Soil-Structure’
A.G. Shashkin (Georeconstruction Engineering Co)
N.I. Stekliannikova (PGUPS)

Venue of Conference

Sokos Hotel Olympia Garden

Scientific Committee

O. Bilgin (USA)
W. Bilfinger (Brazil)
J.-L. Briaud (USA)
R.E. Dashko (Russia)
Fang Liu (China)
R. Finno (USA)
C. Haberfield (Australia)
H. Hazarika (Japan)
R. Katzenbach (Germany)
M. Mets (Estonia)
I. Sokolić (Croatia)
C. Shashkin (Russia)
V. Paramonov (Russia)
W. Van Impe (Belgium)
Yasser El-Mossallamy (Egypt)

Conference will open with ТС 207 honorary Tschebotarioff Lecture to be delivered by
Professor M. Jamiolkowski (Polytechnical University of Turin, Italy).

Conference Topics

- Soil-Structure Interaction
- Underground Structures and Retaining Walls
- Site Investigation as source of input parameters for Soil-Structure Interaction
- Interaction between Structures and Frozen Soils

Call for Papers

Papers formatted as per the conference manuscript template are to be submitted to the Organizing Committee no later than 21 April 2014.

All accepted papers will be published in the proceedings of the conference.

Please submit your papers to and

Conference Registration Fee

Conference registration fee is 430 Euro. For ISSMGE members – 400 Euro.
For TC207 members the special registration fee is 200 Euro.
For post-graduate students the special registration fee is 120 Euro.

Registration Fee covers the following:
- Conference Participation
- Copy of Conference Proceedings
- Coffee Breaks
- Lunch on 16 and 17 June 2014
- Simultaneous Translation
- Technical Tour on 18 June 2014.

The Gala Dinner on 17 June 2014 is not included in the conference fee. Gala Dinner tickets should be obtained separately and will cost 4600 RUR (about 100 Euro).


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Conference Secretariat

Eugene Dubinin (Georeconstruction Engineering Co, St. Petersburg) -
Elena Ukhina (Georeconstruction Engineering Co, St. Petersburg) -

Mailing address

Georeconstruction Engineering Co
4, Izmaylovsky prosp., Saint Petersburg
190005, Russia
Tel: +7 (812) 339-3587