La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - April 2021
April 14, 2021

2021 CGS Conference Update: GeoNiagara 2021

Planning for the 74th Annual Canadian Geotechnical Conference and 14th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference is well underway, with plans for a hybrid (in-person + some virtual components) event... Read More »

2021 CGS Membership Renewals

Have you renewed your CGS membership for 2021? The grace period ended March 31st... Read More »

Call for Nominations of Next CGS President-Elect

The following was submitted by Mario Ruel (CGS Past-President, 2019-2020) and Michel Aubertin (CGS Executive Director)... Read More »

Reminder: 2021 Award Nomination Deadlines

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

CGS Members in the News

CGS Member Andy Take (Canada Research Chair in Geotechnical Engineering) and CGS President Ian Moore (Canada Research Chair in Infrastructure Engineering), both Queen’s University Civil Engineering Researchers... Read More »

Geohazard Connections 2021: Graduate Student Research Series

The CGS Geohazards Committee is presenting a FREE Graduate Student Research Series this summer, hosted by Dwayne Tannant (Professor) and Kaushal Raj Gnyawali (PhD student) of UBC Okanagan... Read More »

Heritage Committee: Two New Initiatives

The Heritage Committee will soon launch two initiatives and we are calling on you to solicit your networks of contacts!.. Read More »

News from the Sections

Due to the virtual nature of the event this year, the Southern BC (Vancouver) Section / Vancouver Geotechnical Society is able to open the doors to all CGS members and is inviting you to join them for their annual symposium!.. Read More »

United Nations Climate Change Secretariat: 2021 Global Climate Action Awards

United Nations Climate Change Secretariat is now accepting applications for the 2021 Global Climate Action Awards to showcase bold leadership on climate change... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s April 2021 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, April 2021 Table of Contents

The April 2021 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 58, No. 4, 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, Canadian Geotechnique – The CGS Magazine, or posts for our social media platforms?.. Read More »