The Geo-Institute (G-I) is a specialty membership organization focused on geo-professionals and the geo-industry. It is one of the American Society of Civil Engineers' eight specialty Institutes.
The Geo-Institute was created by the ASCE in October 1996 and is led by a Board of Governors guided by its Long-Term Strategic Plan, and the support of numerous member volunteers like you at the technical and administrative levels.
Membership consists of more than 11,500+ individual members and 65 Organizational Members, including:
Our geoprofessionals work to improve the built environment; prevent the loss of life from natural and man-made hazards; and construct sound and reliable engineered facilities and structures.
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The G-I combines the talents and perspectives of its members to enhance their career development through:
... offering our members numerous opportunities to learn, grow, give back, and be recognized for their contributions to the geotechnical engineering profession both in the United States and around the world.
The G-I is the home of
GEOSTRATA Magazine, the official bi-monthly magazine of the Geo-Institute. It is a free
membership benefit featuring articles written by and for geoprofessionals.
The G-I serves as the United States member society of the
International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE).
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191
August 15–18, 2021
May 10–14, 2021
International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE-10)
October 17–20, 2021
November 8–11, 2021
March 20–23, 2022
Charlotte, North Carolina