The Geo Institute Chapter of the ASCE IL Section holds monthly dinner meetings from September through May of each year. The dinner presentations are given my local or visiting professionals on a variety of topics that would be of interest to Geotechnical Engineers and other professionals. You do not need to be a member to attend a meeting.
The GI Chapter also hosts s a one-day geotechnical lecture series every two years co-sponsored with local universities. The lecture series consists of nationally recognized speakers giving presentations with copies of their papers and/or presentations included as part of the lecture series proceedings.
Student scholarships are offered annually to one Geotechnical Engineering graduate student and one undergraduate student interested in Geotechnical Engineering attending IIT, Northwestern, or University of Illinois Chicago or family Section members attending any accredited school.