Geotechnical Society of Edmonton

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Geotechnical Symposium

Geotechnical Symposium

Lessons Learned, Challenges and Opportunities for Our Geotechnical Community   Date: Monday, January 20, 2020 Location: Woodvale Facility and Golf Club, 4540 50 St NW Time: Registration/Breakfast at 07:00, Welcome at 08:00, Closure at 17:15 (Times may change) Cost:...

GSE Annual Fall Mixer – early October

GSE Annual Fall Mixer – early October

The Annual Fall Mixer event (previously the Wine and Cheese event) is an opportunity to connect with students and colleagues in the local geotechnical community and to hear results of the latest research occurring at the U of A. There will be a presentation from each...

About GSE

The Geotechnical Society of Edmonton (GSE) is a vibrant organization with an active and engaged membership comprising individuals in private consulting, academia, government, and industry. The GSE hosts a series of monthly technical presentations between September and May, and organizes a one day technical symposium or short course on an annual basis. Other events include a student retaining wall construction competition and occasional field trips to sites of local geotechnical interest. Our Annual General Meeting is held in May and marks the end of the technical presentation season.

About GSE

The Geotechnical Society of Edmonton (GSE) is a vibrant organization with an active and engaged membership comprising individuals in private consulting, academia, government, and industry. The GSE hosts a series of monthly technical presentations between September and May, and organizes a one day technical symposium or short course on an annual basis. Other events include a student retaining wall construction competition and occasional field trips to sites of local geotechnical interest. Our Annual General Meeting is held in May and marks the end of the technical presentation season.

Awards

The GSE offers three awards which are presently annually: the Stan Thomson award significant contribution to the local geotechnical community, the Morgenstern award to recognize student academic excellence, and the Scott award given to the winners of the retaining wall construction competition.

Morgenstern Student Award

Stan Thomson Award

Dr. Don Scott – Applied Geotechnical Design Award

Membership

Membership in the GSE is an inexpensive way to support the local technical association and get reduced pricing for all events!

GSE MEMBERSHIP

GSE Membership fee is only $15/year for a regular member. Please print the membership form, fill the required information and mail it as instructed on the form. It is self-explanatory.