International symposium on slope stability engineering: geotechnical and geoenvironmental aspects (IS-Shikoku '99) 8-11 November 1999, Matsuyama, Shikoku, Japan. Symposium organised by the Japanese Geotechnical Society. Contact Professor T Yamagami, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokushima, 2-1 Minami-josanjima-cho, Tokushima 770-8506, Japan; tel: 81 886 56 7345, fax: 81 886 56 7319, e-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org. jp; http://www.ce. tokushima-u. ac.jp/www/ jiban/is-99/indexj. html
Intermat, 16-21 May 2000, Paris, France. France's turn to host the major international construction equipment exhibition. UK Contact Michele Jackson, tel 0171 221 3660.
Geotechnics and sustainable development, 5-7 June 2000, Helsinki, Finland. 13th Nordic Geotechnical Conference, hosted by the Finnish Geotechnical Society (see entry below for contact details).
Grouting, soil improvement and geosytems including reinforcement, 7-9 June 2000, Helsinki, Finland. 4th international conference on ground improvement geosystems. Organised by the Finnish Geotechnical Society in co-operation with TC-17 of ISSMGE. Contact Hans Rathmayer, tel: +35 89 4561; fax +35 89 463 251, email: Hans.Rathmayer@vtt.fi