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Geohazards Connections 2021

May 5, 2021 at 8:00 am - 9:30 am

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 25, 2021 at 8:00 am

One event on June 16, 2021 at 8:00 am


The 2021 Canadian Geotechnical Society/La Société canadienne de géotechnique national conference, hosted by UBC Okanagan, showcases the diversity of geohazards research, promotes student-to-student/student-to-practitioner connections across Canada, and encourages presentations from graduate students in the early stages of their research.

The conference runs over three days (May 5 & 25, and June 16, 2021) from 8am-9:30am PST.

Research Series Hosts for Summer 2021

Dr. Dwayne Tannant (Professor) and Kaushal Raj Gnyawali (PhD student), UBC Okanagan

Students Wishing to Present

Graduate students wishing to make a presentation must provide information BEFORE April 15 on a Google Form found at:

Presentation Submission Form

Presentations will be selected and assigned to one of the three presentation dates by April 30.  All students submitting a completed Google Form will be informed at this time.  Even if you choose not to present, please join the presentations and discussions at the links below.

ZOOM Meeting Registration Links

Powerpoint Template

List of presentations and presenters – will be posted here after April 30.  These will be free events.

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May 5, 2021
8:00 am - 9:30 am

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Online virtual event

Additional Info

Registration/RSVP Required
Yes (see event description)
Event Type
Research & Innovation
Alumni, Community, Faculty, Postdoctoral Fellows & Research Associates