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Due to multiple requests, the deadline for submission of papers has been extended to 30th May. We would, however, encourage all delegates to submit their papers as soon as possible. The registration for the conference is open. To register, click here and follow the instructions. Register before 24th May to enjoy discounted rates.


The conference will bring together experts from a broad range of disciplines, including structural engineering, nuclear engineering, seismology, geology, geotechnical engineering, urban development, social sciences, business and insurance; all focused on risk, mitigation and recovery.

Keynote speakers

We are delighted to announce the attendance of the following keynote speakers:

  • Dr. Sinan Akkar, Bogazici University Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute, Turkey
  • Prof. Ioannis Anastasopoulos, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • Prof. Jack Baker, Stanford University, USA
  • Prof. Eleni Chatzi, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • Prof. Dina D’Ayala, University College London, UK
  • Prof. Ahmed Elghazouli, Imperial College London, UK
  • Mr Zygmunt Lubkowski, Arup, UK
  • Mr Mark Lunn, Horizon Nuclear Power, UK

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Sponsorship and exhibition packages are available.

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Conference sessions

The conference will feature a variety of sessions including:

  • Blast, Impact & Vibration
  • Catastrophe Risk Modelling for Earthquakes
  • Design for Nuclear Safety
  • Earthquake Disaster Risk Reduction, Reconnaissance and Recovery
  • Earthquake Fragility and Vulnerability
  • Earthquake Triggered Hazards and Their Impact
  • Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
  • Induced Seismicity
  • Infrastructure System Resilience
  • Risk Assessment in Developing Countries
  • Seismic Assessment and Retrofitting
  • Seismic Design and Analysis
  • Seismic Hazard and Engineering Seismology
  • Seismic Protective Devices
  • Soil-Structure Interaction
  • Vibration Serviceability

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