La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
Southern Ontario (Toronto)
About the Southern Ontario Section
Formal Name: Southern Ontario Section
Primary Centre: Toronto, ON
Approximate Catchment Area: Southwest-central Ontario

The Southern Ontario Section of the Canadian Geotechnical Society is an active professional group whose mandate is to provide continued education and encourage constructive dialog amongst our members. In this role, we facilitate monthly presentations, annual educational seminars, a Cross-Canada Lecture Tour, graduate student competition, CGS-SOS Undergraduate work term scholarship and our annual golf tournament. CGS-SOS continues to organize and fund the annual Graduate Student Competition and invites students to attend our monthly dinner presentations at no charge. Registration for all events are now booked solely online using Eventbrite.

Please go to www.cgs-sos-toronto.com for detailed CGS Southern Ontario Section information.
Executive Committee
The Executive Committee of the Southern Ontario Section consists of the following members:
Vice Chair
Mark Tigchelaar
Past Chair
René Laprade
Jason Crowder
Andrew DeSira
CGS-SOS Awards
Frank Hu
Tomasz Zalucki
Masoud Manzari
Student Liaison
Rashid Bashir
Event Co-ordinator
Harry Gharegrat
Event Co-ordinator
Archie Sirati
Event Co-ordinator
Shahriar Mirmirani
Jason Crowder
CGS Section Director
Andrew Drevininkas
Upcoming Events


Please contact the Toronto Geotechnical Group at Toronto@cgs.ca if you have any comments or suggestions.