UTC Time (O)

13:00 / 16:00 

Room 1


Introductory corporate presentation / Palestrante: Gautam Dalmia

Mini Curriculo: Gautam Dalmia’s vast repertory of professional expertise extends to handling the critical domains of business development, marketing, strategic client development and successful multidisciplinary team management for Strata Geosystems (India) Pvt. Ltd., a market leader in geosynthetics and technical textiles.


Sleeve it / Palestrante: Craig Bell

Mini Curriculo: General Manager J. Craig Bell is the General Manager at Strata Systems, Incorporated, based in Burlington, North Carolina, USA. He assumed the leadership role in 2018 and currently oversees the sales, marketing, technical support, and operations for Strata.


Geocells for Ground improvement / Palestrante: Shahrokh Bagli

Mini Curriculo: Chief Technology Officer Shahrokh Bagli graduated from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay and continued there for his post graduation. He is a Fellow, Indian Geotechnical Society and Fellow, Institution of Engineers (India). He has more than 46 years‘ experience in geotechnical and civil engineering, of which the past seven years have been entirely devoted to the field of geosynthetics.


Access roads using geosynthetics / Palestrante: Yashodeep Patil

Mini curriculo: Chief Manager – Innovation Design for Strata Geosystems Professional Civil and Geotechnical Engineer with experience in design and construction of reinforced soil structures, pavements, waste management facilities, reinforced embankments on soft soils, and ground improvement with geosynthetics for various geotechnical applications around the globe.


Vertical structure raising for landfill and mining / Palestrante: Phil McGoldrick

Mini Curriculo: Global Technical Director for Strata Geosystems Professional Civil Engineering and Soil Mechanics industry professional with progressive experience in the design, construction, and validation (CQA) of large scale reinforced soil structures, landfill waste management facilities, mine tailing schemes, coastal protection schemes, and highways for both government and state owned regulated sites in projects across the world in Europe, USA, South America and Asia Pacific.


MSE Retaining walls with marginal soils - Brazilian very cohesive soils experience / Palestrante: Paulo Rocha

Mini curriculo: Geotechnical Engineer & Geosynthetics Specialist Paulo Rocha graduated in Civil Engineer in São Carlos School of Engineering EESC USP, Postgraduate in Project Management PMI, and student of the master degree program at Unicamp and UFSCar universities