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admin | Created: 31 Jan 2018 | Updated: 23 Feb 2018
Outreach and Engagement Committee
Photo Contest

Dear colleagues,

The Geo-Institute (G-I) Outreach and Engagement Committee would like to invite all G-I members to participate in 2018 Outreach and Engagement Photo Contest. The goal of this contest is to collect photographs that convey the importance of our profession, demonstrate the value of our diverse membership and showcase the creative talent of our G-I members.

A panel of judges and photographers will evaluate the photographs to select three winning photos. The winning photos of the 2018 Outreach and Engagement Photo Contest will be announced at the IFCEE 2018 (March 5-10, 2018 |Orlando, FL) and featured in May/June GEOSTRATA 2018, with credit to the photographers.

The photographers will also have a chance to win one of the following prizes:
• First Place: Free registration for any G-I Conferences 2018.
• Second Place: $250 gift card.
• Third Place: $150 gift card.

1st place winner 2017

To enter the photo contest just Follow G-I Outreach and Engagement committee on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and post your photos with #gioec18 hashtag (Do not forget to tag the G-I OEC and G-I) by February 26, 2018.

Alternatively, you can email your photo to with ‘#gioec18’ in the subject line by February 26, 2018.
Please note that the original photo should be at least 300 dpi to have sufficient resolution for publication in GEOSTRATA.

Menzer Pehlivan, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
Chair, G-I Outreach and Engagement Committee