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GBA Multimedia Delivery Committee GBA’s Multimedia Delivery Committee launched a new GBA Podcast series called “Management Best Practices” that will dive into some of the unique challenges faced by geoprofessional consulting managers and supervisors. Becoming a manager or supervisor i...

Feb 28, 2024

GBA Board of Directors Based on our strategic objectives, feedback from members, and historical data, the  GBA Board of Directors has adopted a new schedule of events, beginning this year. GBA’s goal with these events remains to deliver conferences that have high-value content, provide collaborat...

Feb 20, 2024

Nominations are now being accepted for the Professional Practice Ethics & Leadership Award (PPEL), jointly presented by GBA and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). This award honors the accomplishments of a licensed professional engineer who displays outstanding engineering ...

Jan 11, 2024

The start of a new year offers geoprofessionals the opportunity to set goals for professional growth and excellence. These resolutions are the waypoints on the roadmap of personal and professional growth. They will help you excel as a consultant, community member, and colleague and contribute to th...

Jan 9, 2024

GBA is happy to announce our continued collaboration with the Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG), signified by the renewal of our organizations’ Memorandum of Understanding. GBA and AEG first signed an MOU in 2017, which has served as a foundation for collabor...

Jan 3, 2024

GBA Conference Program Committee Geoprofessionals from across North America will come together at GBA’s 2024 Annual Conference, taking place April 18-20, 2024 at the JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort in Anaheim, California. Registration is open now! This year’s theme is “Champion Excellenc...

Dec 22, 2023

Everyone who attended GBA’s 2023 Fall Conference agreed that the presentations were valuable and outstanding. Each was educational, entertaining, and inspiring. Now you can watch, listen to, and learn from these speakers, too – on your own schedule. The recordings have been available to those wh...

Dec 15, 2023

We are wrapping up our three-part holiday gift guide for geoprofessionals. With more than 40 items included at a wide range of price points, there is truly something for everyone. From lighthearted stocking stuffers and clever task management solutions to professional reference materials and tools, ...

Dec 13, 2023

Are you still looking for that perfect gift for the geoprofessional in your life? It could be something to bring a smile during the workday, help them meet their professional development goals, take away work-related hassles, or perhaps help them take their mind off things and enjoy recreational tim...

Dec 7, 2023

Geoprofessionals are a diverse group of people who spend their working hours solving problems, creating unique solutions, and putting together puzzles that impact communities. The term geoprofessional describes individuals with a variety of backgrounds and interests across the fields of eng...

Dec 4, 2023

By: Dan Schaefer, P.E. (Froehling & Robertson, Inc.) I was born and raised in Rochester, New York. After reading the children’s book “Who Built the Highway” at an early age, I was hooked and knew that somehow, someway, I was going to be involved in construction. For my seventh birthday, I ...

Nov 14, 2023

GBA started connecting people from different companies and similar job titles together to form Peer Groups in 2020. Since that time, there have been several long-standing, successful Peer Groups of CEOs, COOs, CFOs, and HR specialists. Participants report participating in GBA’s Peer...

Nov 7, 2023

GBA Awards Committee GBA is excited to announce the 2024 Woodward L. Vogt Project Excellence Award. Applications are now open. With this prestigious award, GBA will recognize some of the most outstanding projects by its members who live and demonstrate the vision of GBA to great accomplishment. Win...

Oct 24, 2023

GBA Board of Directors The GBA Board of Directors has initiated the strategic planning process as we look forward to 2027 and beyond. Every three years, the Directors seek input from members to review important industry trends in risk management and business optimization, evaluate member value, and ...

Oct 2, 2023

GBA President Matt Moler, P.E. (S&ME) As I continue my GBA presidency, I reflect on the role GBA has played in my life over the past 15 years.I first crossed paths with GBA back in 2007 – it was still known as ASFE at this time. My employer,S&ME, asked me to enroll in the Fundamental of P...

Oct 2, 2023

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