John Burland to speak at TAC Alberta event

23 July 2019

Canada – The Alberta Chapter of the Tunneling Association of Canada (TAC) and the Calgary Geotechnical Society are hosting a special lecture event on Monday, September 9, 2019. Select CGS chapters throughout Canada have invited Dr. John Burland to share his extensive experience through a lecture titled “A Tale of Two Towers – Big Ben and Pisa”.

Burland hails from Imperial College London, UK, and will be sharing innovative solutions to well known settlement cases. He is a respected voice in the world-wide geotechnical community and we are honoured to be receiving him this fall, a spokesperson said on behalf of TAC and CGS.

University of Calgary Downtown Campus
906 8 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 1H9

5:30 - 6:00 pm: Registration and Networking
6:00 – 7:00 pm: Dinner
7:00 – 8:00 pm: Lecture

COST: CAD 50 for general admission; CAD 20 for students. Free street parking is available. Limited tickets will be available at the door for cash or cheque only. Pre-registration is required for general admission and students.

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