Category Archives: Education

Southwest Geotechnical Engineering Conference May 9, 2016

The Southwest Geotechnical Engineering Conference for 2016 will be hosted by the Kansas Department of Transportation in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The actual location will be in Olathe which is on the southwest side of the immediate metropolitan area. Air service will be through Kansas City International Airport (airport code MCI). We anticipate hosting, […]

Registration is Open for GeoVancouver 2016!

The Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS), in collaboration with the Vancouver Geotechnical Society (VGS), invites you to GeoVancouver 2016, the 69th Canadian Geotechnical Conference. The Conference will be held from October 2nd to 5th, 2016 in Vancouver at the picturesque Westin Bayshore Hotel. The theme of the Conference is “History and Innovation”, recognizing the historical achievements […]

AGHP Short Courses Offered at the 67th Highway Geology Symposium

The Association of Geohazard Professionals will be offering two Short Courses at the 67th Highway Geology Symposium this July in Colorado Springs. AGHP Sponsored Full Day Short Course on Rope Access Sunday, July 10, 2016 | 8:30am – 5:30pm Cost: $150 – class size limited to 40 attendees This full-day short course developed by the […]

Announcing the Association of Geohazard Professionals Committee Meetings at TRB

The Association of Geohazard Professionals (AGHP) will hold four committee meetings during the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 95th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. The full conference will be held January 10 – 14. AGHP Committee Meetings will be held on January 11 at the Cambria Hotel and Suites, Washington, DC Convention Center. These meetings are […]

GeoVancouver 2016 Call for Papers

The Organizing Committee of GeoVancouver 2016 calls for members of the Canadian and international geotechnical community to contribute recent research developments and advancement in their respective fields of interest and practice. The Technical Subcommittee is seeking case studies and papers dealing with historical design and construction practices or innovative analysis, techniques and solutions. We also […]

AGHP Committee Activity

Post Anchoring System Committee As the AGHP gets off the ground what was originally known as the Rockfall Barrier Post Support Committee, by survey of committee members, was rebranded the Post Anchoring System Committee. We have been busy thus far holding three committee meetings. During these meetings we have established broad goals for the committee, […]