The British Geotechnical Association (BGA) is the principal
association for geotechnical engineers in the United Kingdom.

Call for Nominations for Joint Technical Committees (JTCs) of the Federation for International Geo-Engineering Societies

The Federation for International Geo-Engineering Societies (FedIGS) is seeking nominations for Joint Technical Committees - Deadline for submission to BGA is 24 January 2024

The Federation for International Geo-Engineering Societies (FedIGS), of which ISSMGE is a member, is seeking nominations for the following Joint Technical Committees:

  • JTC 1 – Natural Slopes and Landslides
  • JTC 2 – Representation
  • JTC 3 – Education and Training
  • JTC 4 – Environment and Sustainability.

Details of each of the JTCs can be found HERE.

The BGA is able submit up to two nominations from their society for each of the four JTCs, which will be forwarded to the selection committees for the JTCs.

Interested BGA Members should make a submission by email to

The submission should include a brief cover note for each nominee explaining why they are suitable for the role and a brief C.V. Unfortunately there is a short deadline, and all nominations must be submitted to the BGA by no later than midnight on Wednesday January 24th 2024.

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