NAGS not only provides a broad variety of direct benefits to our members we are advocates for geosynthetic technology throughout North America. NAGS and its members participate in a variety of organizations which influence, or are influenced by, geosynthetic products and technologies. Recent activities of this nature include participation in:
- The Transportation Research Board
- The ASTM International Committee D35 on Geosynthetics
- The ISO Technical Committee 221 on Geosynthetics
- The Geosynthetic Materials Association(GMA), Lobby Days
As well NAGS develops and hosts of a variety of short courses and workshops throughout each year.