History of Chinese institution of Soil Mechanics
and Geotechnical Engineering – China Civil Engineering Society


1953 Established the Geotechnical Division of Beijing Branch - China Civil Engineering Society
1957 Established the Chinese institution of Soil Mechanics and foundation Engineering
1957 Joined the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering
1962.12 The first National Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (Tianjin)
1966.6 The SecondNational Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (Wuhan)
1978 Name was changed to the Chinese institution of Soil Mechanics and foundation Engineering–China Civil Engineering Society
1979.12 The ThirdNational Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (Hanghzou)
1983.12 The FourthNational Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (Wuhan)
1987.11 The FifthNational Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (Xiamen)
1988.8 International Conference on the Engineering Problems of Regional Soils (Beijing)
1989.4 Sino-Japan Joint Symposium on Improvement of Weak Ground
1991.6 The SixthNational Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (Shanghai)
1994.10 The SeventhNational Conference on Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering (Xi’an)
1998.8 The Second International Conference on Unsaturated Soils (Beijing)
1999 Name was changed to Chinese institution of Soil Mechanics and foundation Engineering–China Civil Engineering Society
1999.10 The EighthNational Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (Nanjing)
2003.10 The Ninth National Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (Beijing)
2003.10 The First Sino-Japanese Geotechnical Symposium (Beijing)
2005.10 The Second Sino-Japanese Geotechnical Symposium (Shanghai)
2006.1 Signed Agreement of Cooperation between CISMGE-CCES and Japanese Geotechnical Society
2007.11 The Tenth National Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (Chongqing)
2007.11 The Third Sino-Japanese Geotechnical Symposium (Chongqing)
2008.5 The 2nd International Geotechnical Engineering Symposium on Disaster Prevention and Reduction (Nanjing)
2008.7 The 10th International Symposium on Landslides and Engineered slopes
2009.3 Signed Agreement of Cooperation between CISMGE-CCES and Geotechnical Institute-ASCE
2009.3 U.S.- China Ground Improvement Workshop (OrlandoU.S.)
2009.7 The 3rd International Geotechnical Engineering Symposium on Disaster Prevention and Reduction (Ha Er Bin)
2010.4 The Fourth Sino-Japanese Geotechnical Symposium (Okinawa, Japan)
2010.6 GeoShanghai2010
2010.10 International Symposium on Geomechanics and Geotechnics: from Micro to Macro (Shanghai)
2011.3 Geo-Frontiers 2011 (Dallas U.S.)
2011.8 The Eleventh National Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (Lanzhou)