La Société canadienne
de géotechnique
The Canadian
Geotechnical Society
La Société canadienne de géotechnique
The Canadian Geotechnical Society
The Canadian
CGS E-News - March 2024
March 14, 2024

2024 CGS Membership Renewals

Have you renewed your CGS membership for 2024? At the end of March, the grace period will end... Read More »

2024 CGS Award Nominations – Celebrating Geotechnical Excellence

Each year the Canadian Geotechnical Society recognizes the considerable contributions and achievements of geotechnical professionals in Canada and abroad. In 2024... Read More »

2024 CGS Student Awards and Competitions

Each year deserving graduate and undergraduate students compete for the prestigious CGS Student Awards, which include recognition and attendance at the annual conference, cash prizes donated by the Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique... Read More »

2024 Michael Bozozuk National Graduate Scholarship Nominations

Jean Hutchinson, President of the Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique, has announced the call for nominations for its annual Michael Bozozuk National Graduate Scholarship. The 2024 scholarship... Read More »

Dennis Becker Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique M.Sc. Student Award Nominations

The Dennis Becker Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique M.Sc. Student Award was established in 2018. The Canadian Foundation for Geotechnique is offering a $5,000(CAD) award... Read More »

CGS Early Achievement Award Nominations

The CGS Early Achievement Award was presented for the first time at the 72nd Annual CGS conference, GeoSt.John’s 2019. This award recognizes outstanding accomplishments by a CGS member in the early years of their career... Read More »

Canadian Foundation Engineering Manual 5th Edition (2023)

This 5th edition of the Canadian Geotechnical Society's (CGS) Canadian Foundation Engineering Manual, published in 2023 represents a major update to previous editions of the Manual... Read More »

YP Committee Webinar: Sumi Siddiqua

The CGS Young Professional (YP) Committee is pleased to announce the first webinar of 2024 for our non-technical webinar series... Read More »

CGS Members in the News

CGS Member and CFG President, D. Jean Hutchinson was recently awarded... Read More »

GeoHazards Connections 2024

Graduate students working in geohazards are invited to apply to present at the GeoHazards Connections online conference, to be held on April 23, 2024... Read More »

4th CGS/SMFD Distinguished Lecture

On March 5, 2024, the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Division hosted the 4th CGS/SMFD Distinguished Lecture presented by Prof. Jian-hua Yin from Hong Kong Polytechnic University... Read More »

ISSMGE: Re-Establishing Two Technical Committees

The ISSMGE wish to re-establish two Technical Committees... Read More »

News from CGS Affiliates

The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering... Read More »

Upcoming Calls for Abstracts/Conferences

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

Canadian Geotechnical Journal, March 2024 Table of Contents

The March 2024 issue of the Canadian Geotechnical Journal, Volume 61, No. 3 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 »