September 12-16, 2010

63rd Canadian Geotechnical Conference
& 6th Canadian Permafrost Conference

Platinum Sponsors

Social Events

In addition to the comprehensive technical program, GEO2010 will provide opportunities for delegates to meet, mingle and get to know their professional colleagues in a relaxed setting, outside of the technical and business streams.

Numerous social events are planned and will be included in the full conference registration packages, or can be ordered "a la carte" by delegates attending part of the conference and for accompanying guests.

The program of Social Events includes the following:

Icebreaker and Exhibitor Reception
Sunday, September 12, 2010, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Come and meet up with old acquaintances, or introduce yourself to new colleagues from across the country and other parts of the world, as we join together for a complimentary "drinks and nibbles" cocktail reception in the Trade Exhibition Hall.

Calgary Local Colour Night
Monday, September 13, 2010, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Join us for an evening of food, drinks and entertainment and see a different side of Calgary - a 360 degrees view from the heights of the cities most recognizable landmark: The Calgary Tower.

"Devour the Tower" Challenge
Tuesday, September 14, 2010, 6:45 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Attention all fitness fans – come join us for a brisk climb up the 802 stairs of the world-renown Calgary Tower with your colleagues and friends. Come for the workout, come for challenge. Meet in the Hyatt lobby at 6:45 a.m.

3rd Annual CGS Awards Banquet
Tuesday, September 14, 2010, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
This is our time to celebrate the meritorious and professional service achievements of our CGS and IPA colleagues. The Calgary LOC is planning an up-scale and glamorous evening with great entertainment, fine dining and flowing champagne (we hope) to toast the winners!

CGS Golf Day at the Kananaskis Country Golf Course
Thursday, September 16, 2010, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This final event will be a day of leisure in the beautiful Kananaskis mountains playing golf with your CGS friends and partner. Your only gifts will be your memories of the spectacular day you had here. The $140 price includes transportation from the Hyatt, greens fees, power cart, personalized bag tags and meal at the end of your game.

Be sure to bring your partner and include these popular social events in your plans when attending GEO2010!

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