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

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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While the CGS makes every effort to provide correct information in the Calendar of Events, the event website or contact associated with a listing should be relied on as the most up to date.

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Highlighted listings indicate CGS-sponsored events

Date Location Event Contact
Feb 02-11, 2021Online1st Annual CSEG Virtual Learning Series 2021: A Showcase of Canadian Innovation
This 1ST CSEG Virtual Learning Series (DLS) features seven strategic noon hour talks spread over 2 weeks. The objective is to provide a learning series focused on applied geoscience and the innovation occurring in the geosciences in Canada.
See Website or Contact office@cseg.ca
Feb 22-25, 2021OnlineGeosynthetics Virtual Conference
This event is hosted by the Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA), a division of Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) and will be co-locating with the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Region One Annual Conference and Expo. The Canadian Geotechnical Society is a Supporting Organization of the conference.
See Website or Contact events@ifai.com
Mar 14-16, 2021London, United Kingdom6th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering (ICGRE’21)
The 6th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering (ICGRE'21) aims to become the leading annual conference in fields related to Geotechnical Engineering.
See Website or Contact info@icgre.org
May 03-14, 2021VirtualInternational Short Course on Design and Assessment of Mine Waste Structures
This comprehensive 40-hour course covers the design, construction, operation, monitoring, evaluation and safety of mining facilities.
See Website or Contact sally.petaske@ualberta.ca
Jun 27-30, 2021Lisboa, PortugalISSMGE TC307 - 1st International Conference on Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering
Under the auspices of Sociedade Portuguesa de Geotecnia (SPG - Portuguese Geotechnical Society) and ISSMGE TC307 – Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering, the Laboratório Nacional de Engenharia Civil (LNEC) is organizing the 1st International Conference on Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering – Geodiversity & Resilience (1st ICSGE’21), which will take place at the Congress Centre of LNEC (Lisboa, Portugal), from 27 to 30 June 2021.
See Website or Contact formacao@lnec.pt
Jul 19-21, 2021NanChang, China GeoChina 2021
The Sixth GeoChina International Conference 2021 has the theme of Civil & Transportation Infrastructures: From Engineering to Smart & Green Life Cycle Solutions is endorsed by a number of leading international professional organizations. Abstract Submission Deadline: April 30, 2020
See Website
Jul 25-28, 2021Rio de Janeiro, Brazil3rd Pan-American Conference on Unsaturated Soils (PanAm UNSAT 2021)
The conference will be hosted at PUC-Rio, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 25th to 28th of July 2021. It is supported by the TC106 - Technical Committee on Unsaturated Soils of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering and the Technical Commission on Unsaturated Soils of the Brazilian Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. Abstract submission deadline is March 31, 2020.
See Website or Contact panam2021unsat@puc-rio.br
Sep 26-29, 2021Niagara Falls, OntarioGeoNiagara 2021: 74th Annual Canadian Geotechical Society & 14th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference
The Local Organizing Committee (LOC), the Southern Ontario Section of the Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS-SOS), and the Canadian National Chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH-CNC) are honoured to host this year’s conference featuring the theme "Creating a Sustainable and Smart Future".
See Website or Contact info@geoniagara2021.ca
Nov 07-10, 2021Banff, Alberta, CanadaTailings and Mine Waste 2021 Conference
Mine waste managers, engineers involved with tailings management and reclamation, regulators and researchers are invited to Tailings and Mine Waste ’21!
See Website or Contact sally.petaske@ualberta.ca