4th International Conference on
Transportation Geotechnics (ICTG)

Chicago, Illinois, USA
May 23 - 26, 2021

Main conference event of International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) Technical Committee (TC) 202 on Transportation Geotechnics

More than 250 full length papers have been accepted for presentation and publication at the 4th ICTG event.

Exhibit space is available to showcase your activities, products and services to Academics, Researchers and Professionals.

Please note the updated Important Dates of the 4th ICTG in the “Schedule” below.

ISSMGE TC 202 Website


Conference Secretariat

Erol Tutumluer
4th ICTG Chairman and Chair of ISSMGE TC 202
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1205 Newmark CEE Laboratory, MC-250
205 N. Mathews, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
Phone: +1 (217) 333-8637
E-mail: CITL-ICTG2020@illinois.edu


To apply broad engineering to bridge the gap between Pavement/Railway Engineering and Geotechnical Engineering. To promote co-operation and exchange of information and knowledge about the geotechnical aspects in design, construction, maintenance, environmental aspects, and monitoring and upgrading of roads, railways, airfields and harbor facilities.


  • 3rd Proctor lecture
  • ASCE’s Carl Monismith Lecture
  • Plenary, Keynote and Breakout sessions
  • Technical Exhibitions
  • Meeting of Young Transportation Geotechnics Engineers (YTGE)
  • Short Course on Geosynthetics in Transportation Geotechnics
  • Pre-conference Workshops on Intelligent Compaction technologies in earthworks; Pavement sustainability; Airfield pavement design; and Rail track substructure challenges including transition zones
  • Peer reviewed conference papers will be fully citation-indexed by Scopus and ISI Thomson Reuters and published in a Springer Nature proceedings book
  • Schedule

    Notify authors of accepted papers by . . . . . . . . . . . . . June 1, 2020
    Submission of final camera-ready papers . . . . . . . . . . November 1, 2020
    Preliminary conference program and registration . . . . December 1, 2020
    Conference Proceedings book will be published by Springer