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6th International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk

Geotechnical Risk from Theory to Practice will feature the latest research advances and engineering-practice innovations with a focus on the use of probabilistic and risk methodologies in geotechnical engineering. The conference will include a wide range of knowledge-enhancing keynote, panel, and technical sessions, as well as short courses. Interest and use of probabilistic methods and […]

Abstracts due August 31 to the 2016 STGEC in Biloxi, Mississippi

MSDOT will be hosting the 2016 STGEC in Biloxi, Mississippi. Abstracts are due August 31, 2016. As part of this conference, they are looking forward to a variety of presentations that demonstrate feasible, state-of-the-practice and innovative solutions to today’s challenges in transportation geotechnical engineering. Suggested topics for the presentations include the following: In-situ Testing Methods […]

The AEG 2016 Annual Meeting Technical Program Committee has created an educational and informative technical program!

Opening Session Wednesday, September 21, 2016 8:00 am – 12:00 pm: Welcome from AEG President and Meeting Co-Chairs AEG Foundation Awards Keynote Speakers: Gary Kitkowski, Director, Regional Business Directorate, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pacific Ocean Division Christina Neal, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory Outstanding Environmental & Engineering Geologic Project Award 2015-2016 Jahns Lecturer Introduction […]

GeoVancouver 2016 Early Bird Registration Ends July 31

Deadline is July 31st Last chance for Additional Savings! Register before early birds and save $100 of the full registration fee Register Now! KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Monday October 3, 2016 R.M Hardy Keynote Address by Harvey McLeod History Of Tailings Dam Design And Innovation And Practice Changes Required In The Wake Of The Mount Polley Mine […]

AGHP Pleased to Announce Thomas Whitman Slope Assessment Webinar

The AGHP is pleased to announce a new webinar presented by Thomas Whitman, Sr. Engineering Geologist – Caltrans. This webinar, An Owner’s Perspective of Slope Assessment: the Value and Use, will be held 17 August, 2016 from 2:00 – 3:00 PM EDT for $150.00. 1 PDH Credit Hour will be awarded to participants at the […]

AGHP Education Committee News

The AGHP Education Committee needs your feedback. Take a minute to answer this one question survey and provide feedback on the types of webinars you would most like to see! Participate In The Survey. AGHP Committees are here for you and welcome your input! Please consider becoming a member and joining one of the following […]

Call for Abstracts – 3rd North American Symposium on Landslides (NASL) 2017

Landslides: Putting Experience, Knowledge and Emerging Technologies into Practice June 4-8, 2017 | Roanoke, VA The main objective of the symposia is to provide a stimulating forum for geoscientists, engineers, planners, economists, program managers, and other decision makers concerned with landslide hazards and their impact on society. Papers related to investigation, classification, monitoring, analysis and […]

Registration Open for the 59th AEG Annual Meeting

This year the 59th AEG Annual Meeting will be at Waikoloa just north of Kona on the Kohala Coast of the Big Island of Hawai‘i. Our headquarters hotel is the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort. With the bounty of land and sea captured in stunning views, this Big Island Hawaii hotel and resort is the perfect […]

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 […]