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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Date Location Event Contact
Sep 07-11, 2020Budapest, Hungary6th International Conference on Geotechnical And Geophysical Site Characterization
The ISC (International Conference on Geotechnical and Geophysical Site Characterization) conferences are the major events in the life of ISSMGE’s TC102 (Technical Committee for Ground Property Characterization from In-Situ Tests). Since 1998, it will be the 6th time that geotechnical engineers and geophysicists from all over the world will gather and share their knowledge and experiences.
See Website or Contact info@isc6.org
Sep 14-16, 2020OnlineGeoVirtual 2020
The Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS) and the Calgary Geotechnical Society (CyGS) invite you to GeoVirtual 2020, the 73rd Canadian Geotechnical Conference. This pioneering event will be held entirely online, connecting delegates and presenters from across the country in one online platform from September 14-16, 2020. Despite travel restrictions, gathering bans and the substantial financial impact of COVID-19, the GeoCalgary LOC and CGS remain committed to providing a platform to share knowledge and stay connected in these unprecedented times. In consideration of the current global situation, the theme for GeoVirtual 2020 is Resilience and Innovation.
See Website or Contact secretariat@geovirtual2020.ca
Sep 14-18, 2020Phoenix, AZ, USAGrouting Fundamentals & Current Practice
Since 1979 this short course has provided unique professional training and education to thousands of grouting professionals worldwide. The curriculum is suited for Owners, Regulators, Consultants and Contractors having interest in pressure grouting.
See Website or Contact christoph.zambanini@tugraz.at
Oct 18-20, 2020Lisbon, Portugal5th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering (ICGRE '20)
The goal of ICGRE'20 is to gather scholars from all over the world to present advances in the relevant fields and to foster an environment conducive to exchanging ideas and information. This conference will also provide an ideal environment to develop new collaborations and meet experts on the fundamentals, applications, and products of the mentioned fields.
See Website or Contact info@icgre.org
Oct 26-29, 2020Rio de Janeiro, BrazilGeoAmericas 2020
4th Pan American Conference on Geosynthetics After been held in Mexico in 2008, Peru in 2012 and the USA in 2016, GeoAmericas comes to Brazil in its 4th edition, which will be held in April 2020 in Rio de Janeiro
See Website or Contact geoamericas2020@geoamericas2020.com
Oct 27-30, 2020OnlineDFI's 45th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations: An Online Event
DFI’s 45th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations (#DFI45) will be presented as an Online Conference with live presentations during the published conference dates and recorded presentations available through December 31, 2020 allowing receipt of professional development hours for all presentations viewed. The theme is People. Purpose. Passion. This conference will showcase a profession at the top of its game, highlighting the hard work, passion, connections, technologies and professionalism that drive the deep foundations industry worldwide. An exhibit area is also included in the online platform for attendees to view the latest innovative products and services available in the industry.
See Website or Contact events@dfi.org
Nov 26-28, 2020Tirana, AlbaniaInternational Conference on Geosciences and Earthquake Engineering, Challenges for Balkan Region (ICGEE)
Academy of Science of Albania in collaboration with Polytechnic University of Tirana (Faculty of Geology and Mining, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning Institute of Geosciences, Energy, Water and Environment), with Albanian Geological Survey and the support of Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy (Construction Institute) are jointly organizing the International Conference on Geosciences and Earthquake Engineering, Challenges for Balkan Region (ICGEE). The conference aims providing the state-of-the-art and challenges in Geoscience and Civil Engineering towards earthquake risk mitigation.
See Website or Contact conferences@akad.gov.al
Nov 28 - Dec 03, 2020New Delhi, IndiaICOLD 2020 Annual Meeting / Symposium Sustainable Development of Dams and River Basins
The 88th ICOLD Annual Meeting will provide an excellent platform for researchers, scientists, engineers, policy makers and young professionals working in the field of energy and water resources management around the world.
See Website or Contact sunil@cbip.org