La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
Comité sur l'éducation
À propos du Comité sur l'éducation
The mandate of the Education Committee is to identify and address issues and problems concerning all aspects of the continuing education of society members. The Education Committee is also concerned with the involvement of students in the Society, as well as the geotechnical education at Canadian universities.
Comité exécutif
Les membres exécutifs du Comité sur l'éducation sont:
Tareq Salloum
Ontario Power Generation
Ancien président
Greg Siemens
Royal Military College of Canada
Student Competitions
Ryley Beddoe
Royal Military College of Canada
CFG Fellowship Selection
Paul Simms
Carleton University
Ariane Locat
Laval University
Nicholas Vlachopoulos
Royal Military College of Canada
E. Maria Skordaki
Royal Military College of Canada
Ahmed Fahmy
Golder Associates
Mecckey El Sharnouby
Atlantic Industries Limited
Ramy Saadeldin
Cheng Lin
University of Victoria
Adam Sevi
Norwich University
Ryley Beddoe
Royal Military College of Canada

List of Activities

1. CGS Student Competitions
2018 Competition: The Call for Submissions for the 2018 CGS Student Competitions will be confirmed in the coming weeks. Additional reminder emails will also follow. The competition will be completed over three months and the winners will be announced in early June, 2018. Once again the Graduate Student Presentation Award winner will be invited to present at the CGS Conference this Fall.

For more details, please click here or contact Ryley Beddoe at ryley.beddoe@rmc.ca.

2. 6th cYGEGC 
The next Canadian Young Geotechnical Engineers and Geoscientists Conference is tentatively scheduled for 2019.

3. Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique Michael Bozozuk National Graduate Scholarship
The Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique National Graduate Scholarship, valued at C$5,000, was established by the Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique in 2007 on the occasion of the 60th Canadian Geotechnical Conference. CGS Education Committee is administering the scholarship.

4. GEOpardy!
Following the successful GEOpardy! event sponsored by Golder Associates at the Pan-Am Conference in 2011, GeoManitoba, GeoMontreal, GeoRegina, GeoQuebec, GeoVancouver, and GeoOttawa, the committee will work with Golder to continue this event for the 2018 conference in Edmonton.

Si vous avez des commentaires ou des suggestions, veuillez communiquer avec le Comité sur l'éducation, à tareq.salloum@gmail.com.