Call for Abstracts

Due date:

October 31, 2023

Submit an abstract

We sincerely invite you to submit abstracts to the International Conference on Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnics (ICBBG) 2025, scheduled to take place in Temple, Arizona, USA from May 19 to 21, 2023. ICBBG aims to bring together top researchers from around the world to present the state of the art and state of the practice on biogeotechnics, and to facilitate knowledge exchange among researchers, industry, agencies and educators.


We call for submissions to 8 general sessions and 8 special symposia:

General sessions Special symposia
Bio-mediated methods for hazard mitigation Bio-inspired Tunneling
Bio-mediated methods for environmental protection and restoration Asia experiences on bio-mediated geotechnics
Bio-mediated methods for infrastructure construction Europe experiences on bio-mediated geotechnics
Bio-inspired methods for infrastructure construction Biopolymer treated soils
Bio-inspired methods for subsurface exploration and excavation Delivery strategies for MICP
Fundamental research on biogeotechnics MICP for sustainable geoenergy applications
Case studies on field applications of biogeotechnics Fungal treatment of soils
Education, outreach, diversity, inclusion and equity in engineering Build with nature

Abstract Submission Instructions for Authors

  • Abstracts should have 150 to 250 words.
  • Abstracts are submitted to the ISSMGE conference review platform (deadline: October 31, 2023).
    • You need to use your free ISSMGE account to login
    • If you are submitting multiple papers, please use a same account
  • Select a general session or a special symposium (see the above table)
    • If none of the provided themes fit your paper, please select “General session: Other”
    • Note that abstracts submitted to Special Symposia may be later reassigned to General sessions depending on the number of abstracts received for each symposium.
  • Select a presentation type (oral, poster or either)

What to Expect after Submission of Abstracts

Expected actions By date
Abstract review notification December 15, 2023
Full paper submission May 31, 2024
Completion of paper review July 31, 2024
Paper review notifiaction August 15, 2024
Final paper submission December 15, 2024
Conference registration March 31, 2025


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