Indian Geotechnical Society in Civil Engineering
Introduction : In December 1970, the name Indian Geotechnical Society was established. In January 1994 it hosted the 13th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (ICSMGE). The society celebrated its Diamond Jubilee in the year 2008 and racing towards Platinum Jubilee celebrations.
The Secretariat of the Society started functioning from its own house since 1996, after operating for a number of years from the premises of CBIP, Institution of Engineers Delhi Centre, IIT Delhi and CSMRS. The regular Conferences popularly known as Indian Geotechnical Conferences (IGCs) started in the year 1983.The Society not only had the distinction of hosting prestigious 13th ICSMGE in the year 1994 at New Delhi.
Civil department of Shree L.R. Tiwari College of Engineering has organized an inaugural ceremony of Student chapter in “Indian Geotechnical society in Civil Engineering on 10th March 2023. This program is organized under the guidance of COO Mr. Utsav Tiwari. Inauguration of the program was done on 10th March 2023 by Prof. Dasaka Murty, Chairman of IGS Mumbai Chapter, Prof. Ashish Juneja, Secretary of IGS Mumbai Chapter, Dr. Vishal Thombre, Expert of Industry, Mr. Sridhar Valluri, Head of Business Development at Kellar ground engineering with Dr. Deven Shah Principal of SLRTCE, Dr. Ajit Patil HOD of Civil Engineering Department, Mr. Abhishek Kumar Faculty advisor of the civil engineering department. The speaker for the course was Mr. Sridhar Valluri, Head of Business Development at Kellar Ground Engineering. In this course use of Geotechnical Engineering manually and software. Civil engineering students were present for the program.
Nominating Authority : Dr. Deven Shah
- Dr. Ajit Patil
- Mr. Abhishek Kumar
Student Coordinators :
|Chairperson||Akash Bind||BE – Civil|
|Vice – Chairperson||Anjali Rathod||BE – Civil|
|Treasurer||Namrata Kante||BE – Civil|
|Event Head||Gala Jinay Ketan Manisha||TE – Civil|
|Event Head||Atugade Harshal Vijay||TE – Civil|
|Technical Head||Navare Hardik Anil Jayshree||TE – Civil|
|Title:||Indian Geotechnical Society in Civil Engineering|
|Organized by:||Department of Civil Engineering|
|Date:||10th March 2023.|
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|Expected Outcomes of event :||
|Targeted Participants :||TE, BE Students|
|Speaker:||Mr. Sridhar Valluri, Head of Business Development at Kellar ground engineering.|
|List Of distinguished guest present during opening ceremony :||Prof. Dasaka Murty, Chairman of IGS Mumbai Chapter, Prof. Ashish Juneja, Secretary of IGS Mumbai Chapter, Dr. Vishal Thombre, Expert of Industry|