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Western Québec (Montréal)
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About the Western Quebec Section
Formal Name: Western Québec Section
Primary Centre: Montréal, QC
Approximate Catchment Area: Western QC

This section has members from all regions of Western Québec, particularly from the regions of Montreal, Sherbrooke, Outaouais, Abitibi-Témiscamingue and Centre du Québec. The Western Québec Section hosts technical presentations between September and June, a student contest in March and a conference dinner in June. The following activities were carried out in 2016-2017: 6 presentations, a student competition and a conference dinner. For 2018, the Western Québec Section will offer the other sections of Canada the opportunity to participate in its technical presentations by videoconference.
Executive Committee
The Executive Committee of the Western Quebec Section consists of the following members:
CGS Section Director
Michael James
Agnico-Eagle
Communications
Raluca Opris
WSP
Programs
Abtin Jahanbakhshzadeh
Polytechnique Montréal
Secretary
Mireille Ewane
SNC-Lavalin
Administration
Philippe Legault-Capozio
NCL Envirotek
Treasurer
Jérôme Lapierre
SNC-Lavalin
Vice-President
Alain Plaisant
WSP
Chair
Gholamreza Saghaee
SNC-Lavalin
Student Representative
Simon-Pierre Tremblay
Université de Sherbrooke
Upcoming Events

Year:

MAY
26
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JUN
16
2021
Geohazard Connections 2021: Graduate Student Research Series
Location:
ZOOM
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JUN
14-16
2021
Symposium 2021 on Mines and the Environment
Location:
Online
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JUN
17
2021
CGS Virtual Townhall
Location:
Remo
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SEP
26-29
2021
GeoNiagara 2021: 74th Annual Canadian Geotechical Society & 14th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference
Location:
Niagara Falls, Ontario
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OCT
01
2021
Canadian Dam Association Annual Conference: CDA 2021
Location:
Online
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Left to right: Philippe Capozio (NCL Envirotek), Guy Doré (Université Laval), François Duhaime (Chair, Western Quebec Section), Michael James (IRME), Will McQueen (ConeTec).

Guy Doré ​was invited to give a lecture at the 2017 annual conference dinner.

Latest News
Reports / Documents
CCLT - Tom O'Rourke
Conférence technique: Raymond Haché
CCLT - Vaughan Griffiths
Please contact the Western Québec Section at info@cgs.ca if you have any comments or suggestions.