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La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
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La Société canadienne de géotechnique
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The Canadian Geotechnical Society
Geoenvironmental
About the Geoenvironmental Division
The Geoenvironmental Engineering Division (GED) of the Canadian Geotechnical Society continues to move forward with the aim of increasing the visibility of the Division. Our mandate and objectives include the provision of opportunities to upgrade and update the professional-knowledge and skills of our members through short-courses, seminars and other activities which facilitate the transfer and exchange of knowledge, experience and information in the field of Geo-environmental Engineering for the benefit of division members and of the geotechnical, environmental and other related professions. The active participation of Division members is greatly appreciated.
Executive Committee
The Executive Committee consists of the following members:
Chair
Craig Lake
Dalhousie University
Vice Chair
Magdalena Krol
York University
Secretary
Mamadou Fall
University of Ottawa
Member At Large
Catherine Mulligan
Concordia University, Montreal
Ex-officio member
Tim Newson
Western University, London
Ex-officio member
Paul Simms
Carleton University, Ottawa
Ex-officio member
Richard Brachman
Queens University, Kingston


Geoenvironmental Award (Geoenvironmental Division)

Members of the CGS are invited to nominate individuals for the Geoenvironmental Award of the Geoenvironmental Division. Since it was established in 2000 it is awarded biannually in even years.

Eligibility

For an outstanding technical contribution associated with Canadian geoenvironmental engineering such as i) a landmark publication that has had important and lasting effect on the field, ii) a recent publication that represents an outstanding contribution to the field; iii) advancing or promoting the field; iv) on-going contributions to the field throughout his/her career. The recent publication can be a paper in the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, a paper in the proceedings of a learned society conference, or another peer-reviewed technical journal; or a book or chapter of a book. It must have been published no longer ago than two calendar years preceding the award year.

Selection Criteria

Must be a Canadian resident.

Past Award Winners

2016     B Bussière

2014     M Aubertin

2012     S Azam

2010     EK Yanful

2008     RE Jackson

2006     L Li, M Chen, J Gace

2004     SL Barbour

2002      W Wilson

2000     RK Rowe

 

Current Related News

Environmental Geotechnics (icevirtuallibrary.com/content/serial/envgeo) is a new international, cross-disciplinary, and fast-track publication vehicle for high quality research. Designed to build, showcase and nurture multidisciplinary research in the arena of Geoenvironmental engineering. 

Guidelines for preparing the manuscript are provided at and submissions can be made online at editorialmanager.com/envgeo/

Call for papers for the CSCE conference in Vancouver 
There are some opportunities for geoenvironmental papers. csce2017.ca/technical-program/  

ISSMGE TC215 Update​
See information on upcoming conferences and events under the Latest News Reports/Documents section above.

                                                      

Upcoming Events

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If you have any comments or suggestions, please contact the Geoenvironmental Division at Geoenvironmental@cgs.ca