Conference guide lines

The conference language is English. Extended abstracts of contributions will be published in the Springer Series in Geomechanics and Geoengineering (EI indexed). Selected full papers will be peer reviewed and published in Acta Geotechnica.

Conference venue (Location map)

The conference will be held at the university campus near our institute, which is close to the most beautiful park in Vienna, the Türkenschanzpark with a charm unique to Vienna. There are a number of quality hotels with fair price near our campus. We will negotiate good conditions for our participants.

Travelling to Vienna

Vienna is well connected with major European and international airports by direct flight. The airport is about 16 km from the city centre. There are several transportation options from the airport to our university:

You can reserve a taxi from:

The taxi stands in the airport can be found in:

Visa information

Our colleagues from China will need to apply for entry visa to Vienna. We can provide invitation letters for the visa application.

Social events

There are a cocktail reception on Sunday evening 12. August, a conference dinner on 15. August and a concert in the Golden Hall of the Vienna Music Association on 14. August 2018. We are grateful for the generous support of the City of Vienna for sponsoring the banquet and the company Porr for sponsoring the reception. The summer in Vienna is warm but very pleasant with temperature around 30°C.


For information about possible accommodation, please follow this link.

Conference gallery

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