La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - May 2023
May 18, 2023

Call for Nominations of Next CGS President-Elect

The next President-Elect for the Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS) will be appointed January 1, 2024 and this individual will become CGS President for 2025 and 2026... Read More »

2023 CGS Conference Update: GeoSaskatoon 2023

October 1-4, 2023 | TCU Place Convention Centre, Saskatoon, SK Read More »

2023 Spring Cross Canada Lecture Tour

The second leg of the CGS Spring Cross Canada Lecture Tour featuring Steven Kramer, Professor Emeritus of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Washington (USA) starts in just two weeks!.. Read More »

2024 Engineering Institute of Canada Awards and Fellowships

Nominations of CGS members for the 2024 EIC Awards and Fellowships are due to the CGS National Office by July 15... Read More »

Reminder: 2023 CGS Student Competition Submissions Are Due May 26

Full details on the CGS Student Awards and Competitions can be found on the Awards & Competitions page of the CGS website... Read More »

Extended: CFG Student Award Nominations Due June 16

Michael Bozozuk National Graduate Scholarship and Dennis Becker Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique M.Sc. Student Award... Read More »

International Women in Engineering Day – Imogen Coe

To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2023, the Canadian Geotechnical Society invites you to a special virtual event!... Read More »

New Definition of Engineering Geology

The Engineering Geology Division (EGD) of the CGS has proposed a definition of "Engineering geology” as part of its mandate to promote the practice of engineering geology in Canada... Read More »

12th International Conference on Permafrost

The ICOP2024 program emphasizes the multidisciplinary nature of permafrost science and engineering as well as local and Traditional Knowledge.... Read More »

ISSMGE Bright Spark Lecture

Submission of candidates for the Bright Spark, an award for professionals up to 36 years old (as of November 2024) that allows a young person to present a research/experience in one of the plenary sessions of the XVII Pan-American Conference... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering’s February 2023 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 2023 Table of Contents

The May 2023 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 60, 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, Canadian Geotechnique – The CGS Magazine, or posts for our social media platforms?.. Read More »