Further Details of Chalk 2018 Programme are Released

Further Details of Chalk 2018 Programme Released

The Chalk 2018 programme is currently being finalized, but with the early bird registration deadline approaching we are able to provide more detail on the shape of the conference.

Details of our three Keynote speakers can be found here.

Day 1: Monday 17th September 2018

Conference day 1

0830 registration and refreshments

  • Morning Session 1
  • Conference opening
  • Keynote speaker 1

Coffee break

  • Morning Session 2
  • 2 parallel sessions of oral paper presentations

Lunch with Trade and Poster Exhibition

  • Afternoon Session 1
  • Keynote speaker 2, followed by
  • 2 parallel sessions of oral paper presentations

Coffee break

  • Afternoon Session 2
  • 2 parallel sessions of oral paper presentations

Conference ends 1800, followed by

Drinks reception in Queens Tower Rooms

Day 2: Tuesday 18th September 2018

Conference day 2

0830 refreshments

  • Morning Session 1
  • Keynote speaker 3, followed by
  • 2 parallel sessions of oral paper presentations

Coffee break

  • Morning Session 2
  • 2 parallel sessions of oral paper presentations

Lunch with Trade and Poster Exhibition

  • Afternoon Session 1
  • 2 parallel sessions of oral paper presentations

Coffee break with conference prizes

Afternoon Session 2

  • 2 parallel sessions of oral paper presentations, followed by
  • Closing remarks

Conference ends 1700

Day 3 Technical Visits (for those delegates who selected this option)

Details to be confirmed.


Engineering in Chalk is a major two-day international conference organized by the British Geotechnical Association (BGA) with support from the Engineering Group of the Geological Society (EGGS), and will be held on 17th and 18th September 2018 at Imperial College in London.

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