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Geo-Institute of ASCE:

Advancing the Geoprofessional Community

The Geo-Institute (G-I) is a membership organization serving geoprofessionals and the geo-industry. It is one of the American Society of Civil Engineers' nine specialty Institutes and has over 13,000 members.

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Latest News

10 Sep 2020
Jie Han, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE Joins G-I Board of Governors Dr. Jie Han is the Glenn L. Parker Professor of Geotechnical Engineering in the Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering Department at the University of Kansas. He received his BS
10 Aug 2020
In honor of the Geo-Institute’s 25th anniversary, G-I Past President Ed Kavazanjian, Jr, Ph.D., P.E., NAE, D.GE, Dist.M.ASCE has generously donated $125,000 to the Geo-Institute for student programs . In addition, Ed has agreed to match up to another
09 Jun 2020
Effective June 1, ASCE recommends that decisions on whether to hold in-person meetings, events, or other activities should be made on a case-by-case basis by the Institute volunteer and staff leadership, consistent with guidance from local, state and

Community News

04 Aug 2020
The Soil Properties and Modeling Committee hosted a YouTube live event on July 27 to facilitate a discussion about our community’s teaching experiences following last semester’s nation-wide transition to remote learning. This event consisted of a
26 Feb 2020
The next Geoenvironmental Technical Committee meeting will be held during Geocongress 2020 in Minneapolis, MN. Meeting Time: Thursday, February 27, 1:30 – 3:30 pm CST Meeting Location: All meetings will be held in the Hyatt Regency Minneapoli
14 Feb 2020
https://www.geoinstitute.org/community/chapters/cross-usa-lectures/cross-usa-lecture-tour-2019-2020

Upcoming Events

YouTube Live Enjoy the second of three tutorials on the IDEA program. In the first session, you learned about the program. In this session, see sample evaluations and walk through the process with our panel of experts! Moderator: Jeff Greenwald
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YouTube Live Every year on Karl Terzaghi's birthday, we gather to celebrate his legacy. Karl Terzaghi was born in 1883 and is regarded as the father of soil mechanics. Join ASCE President K.N. "Guna" Gunalan as he reflects on Terzaghi and the impact
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The 3 rd International Symposium on Coupled Phenomena in Environmental Geotechnics is being held in Kyoto Oct 29-30, 2020. This symposium is sponsored by TC215 (Environmental Geotechnics). The abstracts are due November 30, 2019. Information and

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