On behalf of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), the Algerian Geotechnical Society (ALGEOS) in collaboration with the Water, Environment, Geomechanics and Structures Laboratory (LEEGO) of the University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumediene (USTHB) are pleased to invite you to the 18th African Regional Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering to be held in Algiers, Algeria from Sunday October 06 to Wednesday October 09, 2024.

The event shall be held at the Algiers Marriot Hotel. The conference will provide keynote lectures, technical sessions and panel discussions on diverse topics. The conference will provide a forum for exchange and discussion between engineers, professionals, scientists, researchers, equipment or solution providers operating in the field of soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering. In addition, social activities and technical tours will be organized including gala dinner.

A large exhibition is planned and will bring the maximum of professional partners to animate the conference and allow participants to exchange about the solutions offered by professionals and to answer to their eventual concerns.

The proceedings of the conference will be published with open access. The conference will provide awards for best papers, best presentations, and best industrial project. ALGEOS are pleased to offer a warm welcome to the participants and accompanying persons and to suggest an enriched and successful social program.

We look forward to your technical contributions and participation.