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5TH PAN-AMERICAN CONFERENCE ON TEACHING AND LEARNING OF GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING

The 5th Pan-American Conference on Teaching and Learning of Geotechnical Engineering will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2011 preceding the PCSMGE and the CGC. Outstanding keynote speakers, practical workshops and presentations will be used to explore teaching and learning methods, as well as the implementation of industrial practice sessions into the classroom. Please click here to view the day's tentative program.

The Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that the following individuals have been confirmed for the Teaching and Learning conference:

  • Dr. Jim Graham, University of Manitoba - Use of Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Dr. Vicki Remenda, Queen’s University - How Inquiry Learning can be used to meet Accreditation
    Learning Outcomes
  • Dr. Donna Ellis, University of Waterloo - Key Principles for Effective Learning in Lectures
  • Dr. Gordon Stubley, University of Waterloo - Are Geotechnical Engineering Labs Effective for Learning?

When registering, delegates can select the Teaching and Learning conference only, or a combined
package with the PanAm CGS 2011 Geotechnical Conference for just an additional $125. Register today at http://www.panam-cgc2011.ca/index.php.

Questions regarding the 5th Pan-American Conference on Teaching and Learning of Geotechnical Engineering should be directed to:

Dr. Greg Siemens
PCTLGE Chair
Email: PCTLGEchair@panam-cgc2011.ca


Sponsored by:
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