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

Call for Nominations for the CGS President-elect

The next President-elect of the Canadian Geotechnical Society will be appointed on January 1, 2018 and will serve as the CGS President in 2019 and 2020... Read More »

Delegate Registration for GeoOttawa 2017 is Open!

Response to the 70th Canadian Geotechnical Conference and 12th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference call for papers was excellent with close to 750 abstracts accepted... Read More »

Cross Canada Lecture Tour #99 Connects with CGS Members – In Person and Online

CGS’s spring 2017 Cross Canada Lecture Tour featuring Dr. Vaughan Griffiths was a great success... Read More »

Michael Hendry to Present the 2017 CGS Colloquium Lecture

Dr. Michael Hendry of the University of Alberta will present the CGS Colloquium Lecture at GeoOttawa 2017 in October... Read More »

Jean Hutchinson – 2016 Robert Schuster Medal Winner

CGS-Geotechnical Info Net is pleased to feature the CGS 2016 awardees. In this issue, Dr. Jean Hutchinson is featured... Read More »

CGS Members in the News

Dr. Michel Aubertin, CGS Past President (2009-2010) and current CGS Executive Director, will be recognized this June... Read More »

CGS 2017 Award Nominations are Due by May 15

Each year the CGS recognizes the considerable contributions and achievements of geotechnical professionals in Canada and abroad... Read More »

CGS Student Competitions and Award Submissions are Due by May 15

Each year deserving graduate and undergraduate students compete for the prestigious CGS Student Awards... Read More »

2017 Engineering Institute of Canada Awards and Fellowships

Nominations of CGS members for the 2018 EIC Awards and Fellowships are due to CGS Headquarters by July 15... Read More »

The History of the CGS Gavel – Member “Memories” Required

Most CGS members may not be aware that the CGS has a ceremonial gavel used at the Board of Directors and Annual Business Meetings... Read More »

ISSMGE’s Online Searchable Lexicon

Any CGS member doing work in a non-English or non-French speaking country might be interested in the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s (ISSMGE’s) online and searchable Lexicon... Read More »

Notes from the CGS Affiliates

ISSMGE’s April 2017 News & Information Circular is available... Read More »

Upcoming Calls for Abstracts/Conferences

We are pleased to provide abstract deadlines and details for upcoming conferences... Read More »

Canadian Geotechnical Journal, April 2017 Table of Contents

The April 2017 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 54, No. 4 (as are all past issues of the CGJ) is available online... Read More »

End notes

As always, for upcoming issues we are looking for input from you, the readers and CGS members... Read More »