La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian

Calendar of Events

The Calendar of Events lists upcoming Canadian Geotechnical Society sponsored or co-sponsored events, and other geotechnically-related events in Canada, the USA and elsewhere.

Use the selection boxes provided to search for events by Year, Geographic Location (as per CGS Section catchment areas), and Practice Area (as per CGS Technical Division geotechnical practice areas).

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While the CGS makes every effort to provide correct information in the Calendar of Events, the event website or contact associated with a listing should be relied on as the most up to date.


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Date Location Event Contact
Sep 26-29, 2021Niagara Falls, OntarioGeoNiagara 2021: 74th Annual Canadian Geotechical Society & 14th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference
The Local Organizing Committee (LOC), the Southern Ontario Section of the Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS-SOS), and the Canadian National Chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH-CNC) are honoured to host this year’s conference featuring the theme "Creating a Sustainable and Smart Future".
See Website or Contact info@geoniagara2021.ca
Sep 26-29, 2021Budapest Congress Centre, Hungary6th International Conference on Geotechnical and Geophysical Site Characterization
The ISC (International Conference on Geotechnical and Geophysical Site Characterization) conferences are the major events in the life of ISSMGE’s TC102 (Technical Committee for Ground Property Characterization from In-Situ Tests).
See Website or Contact info@isc6.org
Oct 01, 2021OnlineCanadian Dam Association Annual Conference: CDA 2021
The planning committee is looking forward to the unique opportunity that this delivery platform provides for reaching a wider audience across the global dam industry. The theme for 2021 is Balancing Past Performance with Future Expectations.
See Website or Contact 2021technical@cda.ca
Oct 24-26, 2021OnlineICGRE '21: 6th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering
The 7th International Conference on Geotechnical Research and Engineering (ICGRE'21) aims to become the leading annual conference in fields related to Geotechnical Engineering. The goal of ICGRE'21 is to gather scholars from all over the world to present advances in the relevant fields and to foster an environment conducive to exchanging ideas and information. This conference will also provide an ideal environment to develop new collaborations and meet experts on the fundamentals, applications, and products of the mentioned fields.
See Website or Contact info@icgre.org
Nov 03, 2021ZOOMThe First CGS National Online Geotechnical Lecture: Doug Stead
The Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS) cordially invites you to the First National Online Geotechnical Lecture, featuring Doug Stead of Simon Fraser University. Lecture Topic: Applications of Mixed and Virtual Reality in Engineering Geology Invited Speaker: Doug Stead, Professor Emeritus, Simon Fraser University, BC, Canada Date: Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021 Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (Eastern Time) Registration link: Zoom link will be provided through your Local Section.
See Website or Contact admin@cgs.ca
Nov 07-10, 2021Banff, Alberta, CanadaTailings and Mine Waste 2021 Conference
Mine waste managers, engineers involved with tailings management and reclamation, regulators and researchers are invited to Tailings and Mine Waste ’21!
See Website or Contact sally.petaske@ualberta.ca
Nov 09-10, 2021VirtualCanadian & Cold Regions Rail Research Conference 2021
Professionals and researchers involved with railway engineering will have opportunities to present ideas, learn of new developments and technologies, make professional contacts and discuss issues related to railway engineering!
See Website or Contact viviang@ualberta.ca