The Interior Geotechnical Group has active participants from across south central British Columbia, particularly from Kelowna and surrounding areas. Five technical presentations were organized in 2010-2011 and the Group assisted with the 5th Canadian GeoHazards Conference that was held in Kelowna in May 2011.
The Executive Committee of the Interior Geotechnical Group consists of the following members:
|Chair:||Sumi Siddiqua, UBC - Okanagan|
|Past Chair:||Dwayne Tannan, UBC - Okanagan|
|Vice Chair:||Norm Williams (retired)|
|Secretary:||Glen Rutherford, Golder Associates|
Please contact the Interior Geotechnical Group at Kelowna@cgs.ca if you have any comments or suggestions.
|Mar 01, 2016||British Columbia||Pan Pacific Hotel - Crystal Pavilion||March 1st: The Sustainable Road to Prosperity in Latin America Seminar|
Our upcoming Expoplaza Latina seminar in partnership with GLOBE 2016 is focused on initiatives in clean tech business and sustainable practices.
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|May 09-10, 2016||British Columbia||Vancouver, British Columbia||Two-Day Short Course on Risk Assessment in Geotechnical Engineering|
The Vancouver Geotechnical Society is hosting a two day short course on Risk Assessment in Geotechnical Engineering presented by Dr. Gordon Fenton (Dalhousie University) and Dr. Vaughan Griffiths (Colorado School of Mines).
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|Sep 29 - Oct 01, 2016||British Columbia||Whistler, BC||5th Canadian Young Geotechnical Engineers & Geoscientists Conference|
CYGEGC is targeted towards young engineers and geoscientists who are looking to exchange technical information with their peers and build meaningful networks in a relaxed, supportive, and motivational environment.
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|Oct 02-05, 2016||British Columbia||Westin Bayshore Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada||GeoVancouver 2016|
The Canadian Geotechnical Society's 69th Annual Conference takes place October 2-5, 2016 in Vancouver, BC, featuring the theme History and Innovation. The abstract submission deadline is January 29, 2016.
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The Canadian Geotechnical Society
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