La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - May 2020
May 15, 2020

An Update on the CGS 2020 Conference

The CGS Executive Committee and the Local Organizing Committee have recently decided to postpone the in-person GeoCalgary Conference to the fall of 2022... Read More »

CGS Webinar Series

In collaboration with multiple local sections across Canada, the CGS is presenting a webinar series starting next week!... Read More »

Reminder: Many 2020 CGS Award Nominations due May 15

Each year the Canadian Geotechnical Society recognizes the considerable contributions and achievements of geotechnical professionals in Canada and abroad... Read More »

Reminder: 2020 CGS Student Awards and Competitions

Full details on the CGS Student Awards and Competitions can be found on the Awards & Competitions page of the CGS website. Submissions must be sent to François Duhaime... Read More »

Reminder: CGS Student Chapter Applications due May 15

In a continuation of the Student Chapter Pilot Test, the CGS welcomes new applications for our CGS Student Chapters from Canadian universities... Read More »

CGS Members in the News

CGS member Peter Bobrowsky has been awarded the prestigious International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS) “James M. Harrison Award for Distinguished Service”... Read More »

News from Local Sections

The Southern Alberta (Calgary) Section of the CGS, in collaboration with Menard Canada Inc., hosted a webinar on April 30... Read More »

Reminder: ISSMGE Bright Spark Lecture Award

The CGS is currently accepting nominations for the ISSMGE Bright Spark Lecture Award, the highest distinction awarded to a young member of ISSMGE (36 or younger)... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s May 2020 ISSMGE News & Information Circular is available... Read More »

Upcoming Calls for Abstracts/Conferences

We are pleased to provide abstract deadlines and details for upcoming conferences... Read More »

Canadian Geotechnical Journal, May 2020 Table of Contents

The May 2020 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 57, No. 5 is available online to all CGS members... Read More »

EIC Career Site

The CGS supports the Engineering Institute of Canada’s (EIC) Career Site... Read More »

End Notes

Do you have information relevant to our members that you want to share in future editions of the CGS E-News, or posts for our social media platforms?... Read More »