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12 – 15 September 2021

11:00 - 19:00 Daily
Dubai World Trade Centre

Dr. Hesham Elsazly

Speaker Name

Dr. Hesham Elsazly

Professor of Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Dynamics


Dr.   Elshazly   has  30  years  of  combined  practical, research and academic experience in geotechnical engineering. He is currently the Geotechnical Expert for Abu Dhabi Municipality. He has worked for a number of international consultancies, including Parsons, Dar Alhandasah and Mouchel. His strengths include soil dynamics, earthquake engineering, dam engineering, river (irrigation) structures, maritime geotechnics, soil-structure interaction, structural   dynamics, infrastructure geotechnics, shoring systems, tunnels and TBM micro-tunnels, HDDs, bridges, pavement design, reinforced earth foundations and MSE walls, observational construction and back analysis as well as geophysical methods and interpretations.

Hesham was granted his academic degree from Kyoto University, Japan in 1997, and was promoted to the Professor’s rank at the NWRC in 2007. He also taught a range of courses and supervised graduate students research in several universities, including Cairo University, the UAE University, AlHosn University and the American University in Dubai, AUD. He is awards’ winner and an author of significant journal papers.

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