The Geotechnical Data Conference

1st Dec 2022
The Burlington Hotel, Birmingham [ View on map ]

Time: Full day conference (9:00 – 4:30 TBC)

The AGS are pleased to announce The Geotechnical Data Conference 2022 will be taking place on Thursday 1st December 2022 at The Burlington Hotel in Birmingham.

This year’s conference presents current developments and investigates the future of ‘AGS Electronic Transfer of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Data (AGS 4.1.1)’, a new open-source Validator and formally releases AGSi the AGS’ ground modelling transfer format. This will include a review of the AGS Data Management Working Group’s input into the new ‘UK Specification for Ground Investigation, Edition 3’ (Yellow Book) and the updated requirements for data transfer/sharing.

We will be welcoming questions from attendees (submitted in advance) on the overall AGS Data Format ‘experience’, lessons learned, irritations, suggested improvements for the future with discussion from a panel of experts.

There will also be unique insight from major infrastructure asset owners on their vision of the importance and use of data in large organisations both now and in the future.


Tickets are priced at £145 for AGS Members and £215 for non-members. Members of the Data Management Working Group and Students can attend the conference for £75. Prices exclude VAT.

For students wanting to attend, please email to make payment.



The AGS have a range of sponsorship opportunities for companies wishing to support the event and increase exposure of their brand. Packages start from just £500 and provide an affordable way to reach a worldwide audience across the AGS Magazine, our database of over 4500 delegates, our social media channels and of course, during the event itself. Packages can be viewed in full HERE.

If you’d like to confirm your support please contact Caroline Kratz on before Friday 14th October. Please note that packages are limited and are offered on a first come, first served basis.




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Price: £258.00
AGS Member: £174.00
Data Format WG: £90.00
inc. VAT