6 July, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London. One-day GE conference on striking a balance between theoretical best practice and commercial reality to ensure cost-effective long term stability of slopes, particularly those on roads, railways and waterways.
Speakers include Eddie Bromhead (Kingston University), Myles Andrews (British Waterways), Alex Kidd (Highways Agency) and Brian McGinnity (Metronet SSL) and James Houghton (Isle of Wight Council) as well as representatives from Arup, Atkins, Mott MacDonald, Can Geotechnical, Donaldson Associates, High Point Rendel and Ritchies. Price £295 +VAT. Tel: 020 7505 6044; email: constructconferences@emap. com; www. slopeengineering. co. uk