Briefing on October 18th about New Zealand Earthquake

A briefing on the Canterbury, New Zealand, earthquake of September 3, 2010, is being jointly organized by EERI’s Learning from Earthquakes Program and the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER), and co-sponsored GEER.

Date: Monday, October 18, 2010
Time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Auditorium in Room 310, Sutardja Dai Hall (CITRIS Building), UC Berkeley

Speakers include:

  • Scott Ashford of Oregon State University on geotechnical issues
  • Bill Holmes of Rutherford & Chekene on nonstructural damage
  • Fred Turner of the California Seismic Safety Commission on the performance of unreinforced masonry structures
  • Mary Comerio (EERI Reconnaissance Team Leader) of the University of California, Berkeley, on housing, insurance, and policy issues

How can I attend this seminar?

This seminar is hosted by:

Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER)

Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI)

Geo-Engineering Extreme Events Reconnaissance (GEER)

For more information about the Canterbury Earthquake in New Zealand, visit the EERI Clearinghouse for the earthquake.

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