February Chapter Meeting

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Join the chapter for an informative, lively and multi-disciplinary panel discussion on the topic of “sustainability and earthquake engineering”.

How does earthquake engineering fit into green building and the larger sustainability movement?
Should higher seismic performance standards be recognized by LEED and why?
What should and could be the role of embedded energy in earthquake-resistant design?
And more!

Time: 5:30-7:30pm
Where: Arup office, 560 Mission Street, Suite 700, San Francisco
RSVP: chapterinfo@eerinc.org by Feb. 15 (your name will need to be on the list for entry)


  • Aaron Binkley, Director, Sustainability Programs at AMB Property Corp.
  • Mark Sarkisian, Director of Seismic and Structural Engineering in the San Francisco office of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
  • Scott Steinmetz, Assistant Vice President of Corporate Risk Governance at Allianz Fireman’s Fund
  • Andy Thomspon, Associate at Arup San Francisco office

Moderator: Ramin Motamed, Engineer, Geotechnics Group at Arup San Francisco office

EERI Annual Meeting 2011

Date: February 9-12, 2011
Location: Hyatt Regency La Jolla, San Diego, California

EERI National is hosting its 63nd Annual Meeting.  For more information, see the event website: https://www.eeri.org/registration/am.php

EERI Northern California Chapter | c/o EERI National | 499 14th Street Suite 320 | Oakland, CA 94612-1934 USA | chapterinfo@eerinc.org