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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

30 Aug 2018
The Sustainability in Geotechnical Engineering technical committee recently developed the educational materials to help explain sustainability concepts to geotechnical engineering professors and students to support and enhance instruction. Download
11 Jul 2018
On Wednesday July 18 at 1:00pm EDT / 10:00am PDT please join AGI's next free Critical Issues Webinar, “Managing Groundwater Storage”. This 1-hour webinar will introduce the geoscience of managing groundwater storage and recharge, discuss groundwater
09 Jul 2018
The G-I Shallow Foundations Committee is busily putting the finishing touches on the highly-anticipated 2nd edition of “So Your Home is Built on Expansive Soils.” This short book is intended for homeowners, landlords, real estate agents, landscapers,

Community News

18 Feb 2019
The next Geoenvironmental Technical Committee meeting will be held during Geocongress 2019 in Philadephia. The meeting time is: Tuesday March 26 1:30-3:30. The room location is not yet known.    
18 Feb 2019
The 8th ICEG was held in Hangzhou, China, on October 28th to November 1st. A number of members of the US Geoenvironmental Technical Committee attended. Below is a photo of all participants, distributed by the conference organizers.
18 Feb 2019
We are excited to announce that the next ICEG will be held in Chania Greece.

Upcoming Events

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Paul Mayne, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, Timothy Stark, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, F.ASCE, and others share innovations in Geotechnical Engineering and Geology
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Please plan to attend our 2019 annual Spring Seminar. This year the topic will focus on geotechnical and seismic engineering, with expert speakers from across the nation. Earn up to 6 PDH credits. Speakers include Prof. Youssef Hashash , Ph.D., P.E.,
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Join us as the Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) and Geo-Institute of ASCE partner for the first time! The Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2019 (EMI 2019) is a joint conference with the G-I specialty conference ‘From Theory to Practice