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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Highlighted listings indicate CGS-sponsored events

Date Location Event Contact
Geosynthetics Conference 2019 is a must-attend event featuring more than 1,300 geotechnical practitioners, designers, regulators, contractors, and installers come together at this highly respected trade show event to learn the latest research, materials, applications, and case studies. Feb. 10-13, 2019 | Marriott Marquis | Houston, TX USA
See Website or Contact bjconnett@ifai.com
Feb 12, 2019Delta Hotel Montreal, Montreal, QCSVDESIGNER™ & SVSLOPE® Training Workshop
The course is designed for practicing geotechnical and mining engineers that want to utilize the benefit of 3D numerical modeling for increasing the capabilities of their consulting firm or university research. The course also introduces the new SVOFFICE™5/GT Geotechnical Analysis Suite, which brings new and improved cutting edge 3D analysis capabilities to the practicing geotechnical engineer.
Early Bird Promo: Register by January 18th to receive $50 off your course!
See Website
Mar 04-08, 2019Austin, Texas, USA40th Annual-Grouting Fundamentals & Current Practice
This terrific course combines classroom and a field demonstration day in warm Austin, Texas at The University of Texas. Join the leaders in grouting for world-class training and hands-on learning. For owners, regulators, consultants, contractors.
See Website or Contact rgibbs@austin.utexas.edu
May 30-31, 2019Concordia University18th Global Joint Seminar on Geo-Environmental Engineering (GEE)
The 18th Global Joint Seminar on Geo-Environmental Engineering (GEE) will be taking place on May 30 and 31, 2019 at Concordia.
See Website or Contact geeconcordia2019@gmail.com
Jun 09-14, 2019Ottawa, OntarioICOLD 2019 Annual Meeting/Symposium
The Canadian Dam Association will host the 87th Annual Meeting of the International Commission of Large Dams. ICOLD 2019 will be an excellent opportunity for more than 1,000 delegates, from the 100 ICOLD member countries to come together and collaborate in high quality technical meetings.
See Website or Contact info@icold-cigb2019.ca
Jun 10-13, 2019Golden, Colorado7th International Conference on Debris-Flow Hazards Mitigation
The 7th DFHM in Golden, Colorado will provide a forum for international researchers, engineers, and policy makers to:
1.Exchange ideas and transfer knowledge between scientists, engineers, and policy makers
2.Promote scientific advancement of debris-flow hazards, response, and mitigation
3.Promote communication related to the outstanding needs for decreasing risk from debris flows.
Abstract submission deadline is May 31, 2018.
See Website or Contact psanti@mines.edu
Jun 17-20, 2019Roma, Italy7th lnternational Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (VII ICEGE) in Roma, Italy, 17-20 June 2019
After the increasingly successful conferences held in Tokyo 1995, Lisbon 1999, Berkeley 2004, Thessaloniki 2007, Santiago 2011 and Christchurch 2015, the Italian Geotechnical Society (AGI) on appointment by the ISSMGE Technical Committee 203 (‘Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering and associated problems’) is delighted to announce that Roma will host the 7th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering (VII ICEGE) from 17 to 20 June 2019.
See Website or Contact info@7icege.com
Aug 18-22, 2019Québec, QC8th International Conference on Cold Regions Engineering and the 8th Canadian Permafrost Conference
The 18th International Conference on Cold Regions Engineering and the 8th Canadian Permafrost Conference will focus on sustainable infrastructure development and permafrost science, in a climate change context. The abstract submission deadline is October 31, 2018.
See Website or Contact iccre2019@agoraopus3.com
Sep 26-28, 2019St. John's, NL6th Canadian Young Geotechnical Engineers and Geoscientists Conference (cYGEGC)
The Canadian Young Geotechnical Engineers and Geoscientists Conference (cYGEGC) is an event held every three years that gathers students and young professionals from across Canada and beyond. The conference focuses on providing an opportunity to young professionals and students with geotechnical and geosciences backgrounds to meet their peers, exchange technical knowledge and interact with experts in a relaxed environment.
See Website or Contact chairs@cygegc2019.com
Sep 29 - Oct 02, 2019St. John's, NLGeoSt.John's 2019 - 72nd Canadian Geotechnical Conference
The theme for GeoSt.John's 2019 is Under Land and Sea. Growth of the offshore oil and gas industry in Atlantic Canada has created many opportunities for the geotechnical community. This conference intends to highlight recent achievements in offshore and nearshore geotechnical engineering. Abstracts are due by December 15, 2018.
See Website or Contact info@geostjohns2019.ca
Nov 18-22, 2019Cancun, MexicoXVI Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering
Save the dates for the 16th Pan-American Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering taking place in Cancun, Mexico. Go to their website to sign up for the e-newsletter.
See Website or Contact support@panamerican2019mexico.com