Northridge 20: The 1994 Northridge Earthquake: Impacts, Outcomes, and Next Steps
|Description:||Registration is now open for Northridge 20, a symposium commemorating the twentieth anniversary of the 1994 Northridge Earthquake in southern California.
Register Now: http://www.northridge20.org/register/
The two-day event at the University of California, Los Angeles will open on Thursday, January 16, 2014 with a multidisciplinary plenary session, “Northridge Earthquake: Impacts, Outcomes, and Next Steps.” The symposium agenda on Friday, January 17, 2014 features concurrent sessions on resilience case studies, insurance, steel structures, wood-frame buildings, and more.
View Symposium Program: http://www.northridge20.org/program/
The Northridge earthquake spurred important changes in design, engineering, public policy, risk modeling, and insurance. Panel discussions at the Northridge 20 symposium will focus on challenges and necessary steps forward to make our communities more resilient to future earthquakes. Join policy makers, government officials, engineers, earth scientists, emergency managers, building owners, community leaders, and professionals from business and financial services industries at this special symposium on January 16-17, 2014.
|When:||Thursday 16 January, 2014 5:00 am PST - Friday 17 January, 2014 2:00 pm PST|
|Where:||UCLA Campus in Los Angeles, California|