The Japanese Geotechnical Society is one of the member societies of the International Society for
Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering – ISSMGE, and has made significant contributions to
ISSMGE for many years.
Professor Ikuo Towhata served as ISSMGE Vice President for Asia for the term of 2013 – 2017.
JGS currently hosts several ISSMGE Technical Committees (TC) and Asian Technical Committees
The Japanese Geotechnical Society currently hosts or contributes to the following ISSMGE Technical Committees: