Dr. Joseph Scalia IV is one of three representatives to attend the Fifth International Young Geotechnical Engineer’s Conference (5iYGEC) this coming August 31, 2013 in Paris, France on behalf of the Geo-Institute of ASCE.

Representatives were selected based on academic excellence, as shown by performance in courses, awards, etc.; research accomplishments, as shown by the significance of research, publications, etc.; and evidence of leadership, as shown by participation in G-I student chapters and other student organizations.

Dr. Scalia will prepare an abstract, written paper, and technical presentation on his research for the conference.