The Swiss Geological Society and its specialist groups regularly (co-)organize excursions, conferences and workshops.
In 2017 the Swiss Tectonic Studies Group organizes two excursions (1) on Saturday, May 6 2017, a one-day excursion led by Prof. Jon Mosar (University of Fribourg) will visit the La Sarraz fault at Eclepens (Canton Vaud). Eclepens can be easily reached by public transport and it is only a short walk from the train station to the quarry. (2) another excursion led by Dr. Geoffroy Mohn (University of Cergy-Pontoise) will visit the Engadin in the summer of 2017. Further details will follow soon under "Excursions"
In collaboration with swisstopo, the Swiss Geological Society organized a one-day workshop on October 13, 2016 on Digital Field Data Acquisition and Data Management. For further details, see "Conferences and Workshops"