La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society

Calendar of Events

The Calendar of Events lists upcoming Canadian Geotechnical Society sponsored or co-sponsored events, and other geotechnically-related events in Canada, the USA and elsewhere.

Use the selection boxes provided to search for events by Year, Geographic Location (as per CGS Section catchment areas), and Practice Area (as per CGS Technical Division geotechnical practice areas).

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Date Location Event Contact
Nov 22, 2017Best Western Seven Oaks - 777 Albert Street Regina, SK S4R 2P6 CARegina Geotechnical Group Lunch and Learn
Topic: Edmonton LRT Tunnels – A History and Comparison of Tunnel Performance in the City Presenter: David Elwood, USASK
Contact reginageotechgroup@gmail.com
Nov 28-30, 2017Kathmandu, Nepal11th Asian Regional Conference (ARC-11)
The Nepal Geotechnical Society is organizing the 11th Asian Regional Conference (ARC-11) of the IAEG from November 28-30, 2017. The theme is "Engineering Geology for Geodisaster Management" reflecting the need for a revisit of practices in light of the 2015-Gorkha Earthquake. Prospective participants are asked to pre-register to express their interest in presenting a paper - abstract submission will open on Nov 15, 2016.
See Website or Contact info@iaegarc11ngs.com
Nov 30 - Dec 05, 2017Edmonton, Alberta, CanadaInternational Short Course on Permafrost Engineering
This five-day course will cover a variety of topics, including the logistical challenges of building in Northern Regions, understanding the origin and different types of ground ice and evaluating and designing foundations and slopes in permafrost.
See Website or Contact sally.petaske@ualberta.ca
Dec 11-12, 2017Atlanta, Georgia USAGeotechnical Foundation Systems
Continuing Education Course that covers shallow & deep foundations within the context of in-situ testing, especially using CPT, SCPT, DMT, and SDMT with shear wave velocity. Many case studies presented to show applications.
See Website or Contact paul.mayne@ce.gatech.edu
Dec 13, 2017Regina / Venue TBARegina Geotechnical Group Lunch and Learn
Topic: The Aging of Soils in Earth Embankment Dams Presenter: Chris Hill - AAFC
Contact reginageotechgroup@gmail.com