The Society


The ISSMGE is the pre-eminent professional body representing the interests and activities of Engineers, Academics and Contractors all over the world that actively participate in geotechnical engineering.

As a truly global organisation, the ISSMGE provides a focus for professional leadership to some 90 Member Societies and around 20,000 individual members.  The website is intended to:

  • provide the membership with regular and up to date news and information about the activities of the society around the world, including webinars, lectures, conferences.
  • provide a communication platform for the effective management and administration of the society.
  • provide a communication platform for the effective coordination of the Technical Committees and the dissemination of TC publications and reports.
  • provide a single point of access for our members to obtain information on upcoming events and conferences.