A new ISSMGE Award is the Bright Spark Lecture. This has been introduced with the intention of promoting young members of ISSMGE, giving them the opportunity to play a major role in various international and regional conferences. For more information regarding the award, please click here.
The ISSMGE offers the following awards to recognise those members who have made important contributions to our profession, society and the world. For more information and guidelines for the nomination of the various awards please click here.
- Outstanding Technical Committee
- Outstanding Geotechnical Project
- Outstanding Innovator
- Outstanding Member Society
- Outstanding Paper Published in the International Journal of Geo-Engineering Case Histories
- Outstanding Public Relations Award
- Outstanding Young Geotechnical Engineer Award
In addition, the following two awards are made at the discretion of the President and the Immediate Past President respectively.
Member Societies will be able to submit nominations for ISSMGE awards to be presented at the 20th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Sydney, Australia, September 2021. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic the Awards Committee in consultation with the President has decided to extend the submission deadline to 30 November 2020. Nominations should be submitted to the Secretary General.