Calling all Chapters, Technical Committees and Geoprofessionals!

Do you have an amazing recorded lecture or interesting presentation from ASCE and/or G-I event you would like to share with your fellow geotechnical professionals? Or do you have a digitized version of an old Geotech legend The Geo-Institute YouTube Channel is a great place to share these technical gems. Please email with any […]

Colorado Chapter

FEBRUARY ASCE COLORADO SECTION EVENT Topic: Not Safe Enough: The Case for Resilient Seismic Design and Rock scour for dam foundations, spillways, bridges and tunnels More Info Speaker: Keith Porter with the University of Colorado and Mike George, Ph.D., P.E. with BGC ENGINEERING INC. Location: Courtyard Marriott, 1475 S Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80222 Thursday, […]

Georgia Chapter

20TH SOWERS SYMPOSIUM Georgia G-I Chapter and Georgia Tech jointly host the symposium in honor of the late Prof. George Sowers. Speakers: Three lectures including the 20th Sowers Lecture ~ more details to come Location: Georgia Tech May 9, 2017 Click for more info Register Now

New York Metropolitan Chapter

2017 GZA LECTURE Topic: “Factors Affecting the Shear Strength of Granular Materials.” Speaker: Dr. Poul Lade of George Mason University Location: CUNY Graduate Center, Recital Hall, New York City, 365 Fifth Avenue (NE corner of 5th Ave and 34th Street) February 16, 2017

Central Ohio Chapter

2017 T.H. WU DISTINGUISHED LECTURE Speaker: Dr. Robert B. Holtz, Professor Emeritus, University of Washington. Location: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH Friday, March 24, 2017

Houston Chapter

GEO-HOUSTON Topic: “Celebrating Houston” Lead Presenter: Feature seven speakers from Houston and the surrounding areas regarding topics uniquely associated with Houston Location: Rice University, Houston, Texas March 31, 2017 Questions: contact

Orange County Chapter

Orange County Chapter will be hosting a half-day continuing education seminar that will focus on sustainability in geotechnical practice. More details to follow in coming weeks. Topic: Sustainability in Geotechnical Practice Lead Presenter: Mr. Jeff Keaton, Principal Engineering Geologist, AMEC-Foster Wheeler Location: Irvine City Hall, 1 Civic Center Plaza, Irvine, CA February 24, 2017

Pittsburgh Chapter

Registration for all of the following events will be available on the Pittsburgh G-I Chapter Event’s website. On February 23, 2017, Dr. Suresh Gutta, a former GeoInstitute Pittsburgh Chapter Chairperson, and Project Manager for American Geotechnical and Environmental Services, Inc., will present a discussion of the geotechnical investigations, analyses and remediation of the New Baltimore […]

San Diego Chapter

2ND WORKSHOP ON GEOTECHNICAL EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING Topic: Dealing with the Consequences of Liquefaction Speaker: 23 speakers from USA, Japan, New Zealand, Europe and South America Location: University of California San Diego Campus, Price Center East Ballroom, 9500 Gilman Dr., La Jolla, CA 92093 March 29 and 30, 2017, 8 AM to 5 PM To register […]

San Francisco Chapter

SFGI /AEG JOINT MEETING Topic: Natural hazards, Risk, and the Resilience of the Built Environment Speaker: Scott Anderson Ph.D, PE, BGC Engineering Inc Location: Scott’s Seafood, 2 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607 Tuesday March 14, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM To register click here