PEER Events Archive

December 4, 2014

EERI Distinguished Lecture by Dr. David Wald: “Challenges in Estimating Real-time Earthquake Shaking & Impact” – Berkeley, California

December 2, 2014

Structural Engineers Association of Northern California, December Dinner Meeting – Berkeley, California

November 14, 2014

Consortium of Organization for Strong Motion Observation Systems (COSMOS) Annual Meeting and Technical Session – Burlingame, California

November 7, 2014

Webinar: GEER Reconnaissance of the 22 March 2014 Oso, Washington Landslide

October 29-30, 2014

NGA-East SSHAC Workshop 3A – Berkeley, California

October 29, 2014

Fire Following Earthquake Workshop – Richmond, California
- Images from the workshop (13.6 MB PDF)

October 16-18, 2014

5th Asia Conference on Earthquake Engineering (5ACEE) – Taipei, Taiwan

October 16, 2014

Loma Prieta 25 Symposium – Oakland, California

October 9, 2014

SMIP14 Seminar on Utilization of Strong-Motion Data – Berkeley, California

October 7, 2014

Blume/EERI Special Lecture: Collaborative Leadership in Post-Disaster Recovery – Case Study of Christchurch, New Zealand – Stanford, California

September 16, 2014

NGA-West2 Seminar, Berkeley Seismological Lab – Berkeley, California

September 15, 2014

South Napa Earthquake Briefing and Webcast – Berkeley, California

July 21-25, 2014

10th U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (10NCEE) – Anchorage, Alaska

April 7-11, 2014

United States Society on Dams 2014 Annual Meeting and Conference – San Francisco, California

February 24, 2014

Stanford School of Earth Sciences Distinguished Lecture – Stanford, California

February 28, 2014

Discovering OpenSees: Advanced Scripting Tips and Techniques

January 28, 2014

Earthquake Retrofit Fair – San Francisco, California

January 16-17, 2014

Northridge 20 Symposium – Los Angeles, California

December 11-13, 2013

NEES/E-Defense Collaborative Earthquake Research Program 10th Planning Meeting – Kyoto, Japan

November 25-26, 2013

Discovering OpenSees Webinar: Load Balancing for Large Parameter Studies

November 22, 2013

COSMOS Technical Session – Emeryville, California

November 7-15, 2013

EERI Seminars on PEER NGA-West2 Project – Salt Lake City, Utah; Long Beach, California; Seattle, Washington; and San Francisco, California

October 14, 2013

Distinguished Lecture by Mary Comerio — “Resilience: An Engineering Challenge” – Berkeley, California

August 26-27, 2013

OpenSees Days 2013: Registration Open & Call for Speakers from Industry or Academia – Richmond, California

August 18-23, 2013

22nd International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology (SMiRT-22) – San Francisco, California

August 14, 2013

Earthquake Engineering 4th Grade Teacher Workshop – Richmond California

August 7-8, 2013

NEES Quake Summit 2013 – Reno, Nevada

July 22-26, 2013

IASPEI–IAHS–IAPSO Scientific Assembly – Gothenburg, Sweden

June 16-20, 2013

11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR 2013) – New York, New York

May 20-22, 2013
Seventh National Seismic Conference on Bridges & Highways (7NSC) – Oakland, California
May 3, 2013
LATBSDC 2013 Conference – Los Angeles, California
March 27, 2013
Discovering OpenSees Series: Modelling Structures Subject to Fire – web-broadcast from Edinburgh, United Kingdom
March 22-23, 2013
ASCE Portland Geotechnical Group and OSU Geotechnical Group Sponsored Geotechnical Workshops – Corvallis, Oregon
March 7, 2013
Discovering OpenSees Series: Conducting Hybrid Simulations with OpenSees/OpenFresco – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
March 1-2, 2013
CUEE’s 10th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering – Tokyo, Japan
February 21, 2013
NEEShub Boot Camp – Richmond, California
February 20, 2013
SEAOC Seismic Design of Solar Arrays on Flat Roofs – web-broadcast
February 12-15, 2013
EERI Annual Meeting – Seattle, Washington
January 30-31, 2013
Discovering OpenSees: Modeling SCB Frames Using Beam-column Elements – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
December 12-13, 2012
USGS National Seismic Hazard Mapping Project Workshop – Berkeley, California
December 11, 2012
NGA-East Working Meeting for Simulations – Berkeley, California
December 6, 2012
Distinguished Lecture by Tom O’Rourke “The New Normal for Natural Disasters” – web-broadcast from Berkeley, California
December 4, 2012
SEAONC December Dinner Meeting – Berkeley, California
November 16, 2012
COSMOS Annual Meeting and Technical Session – Emeryville, California
November 15, 2012
NGA-West2 Preliminary Results Workshop – Berkeley, California
November 5, 2012
Tsunami Vulnerability Function Lecture – Berkeley, California
October 30, 2012
EERI “LFE Lessons for Practice” Seminar – Seattle, Washington
October 29, 2012
EERI “LFE Lessons for Practice” Seminar – San Francisco, California
October 26-27, 2012
PEER Annual Meeting – Berkeley, California
October 25, 2012
EERI “LFE Lessons for Practice” Seminar – Los Angeles, California
October 24, 2012
EERI “LFE Lessons for Practice” Seminar – Salt Lake City, Utah
October 16, 2012
NGA-East Working Meeting for Path and Source Issues – Berkeley, California
September 24-28, 2012
15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering – Lisbon, Portugal
September 12-15, 2012
2012 SEAOC Convention – Santa Fe, New Mexico
August 20, 2012
Discovering OpenSees: Introduction to OpenFrescoExpress – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
August 15-16, 2012
OpenSees Days 2012 – Richmond, California
July 9-12, 2012
Quake Summit (NEES Annual Meeting and NSF CMMI Conf) – Boston, Massachusetts
June 28-29, 2012
nees@berkeley Hybrid Simulation Workshop – Berkeley, California
May 31-June 1, 2012
Discovering OpenSees: Parallel & Grid Computing – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
April 17–19, 2012
2012 SSA Annual Meeting – San Diego, California
April 10–13, 2012
2012 EERI Annual Meeting – Memphis, Tennessee
April 5-6, 2012
Discovering OpenSees Seminar: Transient Integrators – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
March 6-8, 2012
9th CUEE and 4th ACEE Joint Conference – Tokyo, Japan
March 3-4, 2012
One Year after 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake: International Symposium on Engineering Lessons Learned from the Giant Earthquake – Tokyo, Japan
February 15, 2012
NEES-EERI Webinar: Improving Seismic Performance of Concentrically Braced Frames – web-broadcast from Seattle, Washington
February 1, 2012
Stanford’s Shah Family Fund Lecture – Palo Alto, California
January 25-26, 2012
Discovering OpenSees Seminar: Implementing your own Material in OpenSees – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
January 9-11, 2012
STESSA 2012: Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas – Santiago, Chile
December 14-15, 2011
Discovering OpenSees Seminar: Force-based beam-column element vs. displacement-based beam-column element – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
November 24-26, 2011
APRU Research Symposium on Multi-hazards around the Pacific Rim “Physical and Human Dimensions of Natural Hazards: From Research to Practice” – Auckland, New Zealand
November 16-17, 2011
Discovering OpenSees Seminar: Recorders and Output in OpenSees – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
November 16, 2011
Seminar: Estimated Impact-based Alerts for Global Earthquakes from USGS’s PAGER System – Berkeley, California
November 12, 2011
Celebration for the Life of Joseph Penzien – Berkeley, California
November 4, 2011
COSMOS Technical Session: Ground Motions from Subduction Earthquakes and Issues for Seismic Design – Emeryville, California
October 27, 28 & November 3, 4, 2011
EERI Seminar on Seismic Design and Performance of Nonstructural Elements – San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles, and San Diego
October 24, 2011
Webcast Lecture: Early Observations from the NEES TIPS/E-Defense Tests of Innovative Seismic Isolation Solutions – Berkeley, California
October 21-23, 2011
ASCE Annual Civil Engineering Conference – Las Vegas, Nevada
October 21, 2011
Post-Earthquake Reconnaissance Workshop – Oakland, California
October 19-20, 2011
Discovering OpenSees Seminar: Modeling diaphragms in 2D models with linear & nonlinear elements – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
October 11-13, 2011
NGA-East SSHAC Workshop 2 – Berkeley, California
October 10-12, 2011
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) 2011 World Conference – Seoul, Korea
September 30 – October 1, 2011
2011 PEER Annual Meeting – Berkeley, California
September 27-28, 2011
Discovering OpenSees Seminar: Getting Started with OpenSees – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
September 23, 2011
i4Energy Lecture: The Fukushima Nuclear Reactor Accident – What Happened and What Does It Mean? – Berkeley, CA
September 21-24, 2011
SEAOC Convention 2011 – Las Vegas, Nevada
September 14, 2011
Symposium on Remote Sensing for Disaster Response – Palo Alto, California
September 11-14, 2011
2011 SCEC Annual Meeting – Palm Springs, California
September 10, 2011
PEER & SEAOSC Seminar: Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering and Its Applications to Tall Building Design – Long Beach, California
August 26-27, 2011
NEES/E-Defense Collaborative Earthquake Research Program: 9th Planning Meeting – Miki City, Japan
August 23-26, 2011
4th International IASPEI/IAEE Symposium on the Effects of Surface Geology on Seismic Motion – Santa Barbara, California
August 22-23, 2011
OpenSees Days 2011 – Richmond, California
August 17-18, 2011
Discovering OpenSees: Surfing the waves of OpenSees – web-broadcast from Richmond, California
July 25, 2011
RAPID Research Start-up Round Table for Japan and New Zealand Earthquakes – Berkeley, California
July 4-6, 2011
Eurodyn 2011 – the Eighth International Conference on Structural Dynamics – Leuven, Belgium
June 29-30, 2011
4th International Conference on Advances in Experimental Structural Engineering (4AESE) – Ispra, Lombardy, Italy
June 13, 2011
ABAG’s Shaken Awake! Creative Ways to Strengthen Housing and Promote Community Resilience in Today’s Economy – Oakland, California
June 9-11, 2011
Quake Summit 2011: Earthquake & Multi-Hazards Resilience: Progress and Challenges – Buffalo, New York
May 26-28, 2011
3rd International Conference on Computational Dynamics & Earthquake Engineering – Corfu, Greece
May 16-18, 2011
6th International Conference on Seismology and Earthquake Engineering – Tehran, Iran
May 6, 2011
29th Annual GeoEngineering Distinguished Lecture Series -Berkeley, California
May 5, 2011
Lawson Lecture: Two Earthquakes in Christchurch, New Zealand – Lessons for California – Berkeley, California
May 2-3, 2011
Seismic Risk Mitigation Leadership Forum – San Francisco, California
April 28, 2011
Preliminary Briefing on Japan’s Tohoku Earthquake, Aftershocks, and Tsunami of March 11, 2011 – Berkeley, California
April 19 & 21, 2011
PEER & SEAONC Seminar: Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering and its applications to Tall Building Design – San Francisco, California
April 14-16, 2011
9th Pacific Conference on Earthquake Engineering – Auckland, New Zealand
April 6, 2011
Briefing on Christchurch New Zealand Earthquake – Berkeley, California
March 23, 2011
Presentation about Japan’s March 11th Earthquake and Tsunami – Berkeley, California
March 7-8, 2011
8th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering – Tokyo, Japan
March 3-4, 2011
Workshop on Global Earthquake Model (GEM) Building Taxonomy – Berkeley, California
March 1, 2011
Open-source risk vs. Proprietary risk models, a World Bank sponsored Seminar – Berkeley, California
February 9-12, 2011
2011 EERI Annual Meeting: Earthquakes without Borders – San Diego, California
December 1-3, 2010
7th International Bridge Engineering Conference – Improving Reliability and Safety – Restoration, Renewal and Replacement – San Antonio, Texas
December 1, 2010
Imminent Danger: Earthquake Disaster and Risk Reduction in US Cities – Los Angeles, California
November 22, 2010
SEMM Seminar: Nanotechnology of Concrete: A Key Step in the Development of Sustainable Construction – University of California, Berkeley
November 15-18, 2010
SSHAC Workshop 1 – Critical Issues and Data Needs – University of California, Berkeley
November 19, 2010
2010 COSMOS Technical Session “Issues Associated with Applying Conditional Mean Spectra (CMS) to the Selection and Scaling of Design Ground Motions” – Millbrae, California
November 3 & 10, 2010
SEAONC 2010 Fall Seminar: Retrofit Case Studies – San Francisco, California
November 8, 2010
SEMM Seminar: Integrated Project Delivery Spawns Innovation – A Case Study – University of California, Berkeley
October 31 – November 3rd, 2010
2010 GSA Annual Meeting – Applications of Airborne and Terrestrial Lidar – Denver, Colorado
October 18, 2010
Briefing on New Zealand Canterbury Earthquake – University of California, Berkeley
October 18, 2010
SEMM Seminar: Nature and the Tall Building – University of California, Berkeley
October 8-9, 2010
Quake Summit 2010: NEES/PEER Joint Annual Meeting – San Francisco, California
October 4, 2010
SEMM Seminar: Félix Candela: Strength and Elegance in Structural Engineering – Berkeley, California
September 17-18, 2010
8th NEES/E-Defense Collaborative Earthquake Research Program Planning Meeting – Kobe, Japan
September 11 – 15, 2010
2010 SCEC Annual Meeting – Palm Springs, California
September 13, 2010
PEER/UC Berkeley sponsored Seminar by Professor Deierlein: Damage Resistant Braced Frames with Controlled Rocking and Energy Dissipating Fuses – Berkeley, California
July 25-28, 2010
2010 US-CANADA Joint Conference on Earthquake Engineering – Toronto, Canada
May 26, 2010
Free Demonstration of New Isolated Bridge System at UCB Shaking Table – Richmond, California
May 19, 2010
PEER Researchers Moehle and Bray to participate in Chile Earthquake Debate hosted by EERI NC Chapter on May 19 – Oakland, California
May 12-15, 2010
NASCC The Steel Conference Together with the SEI Structures Congress – Orlando, Florida
May 10, 2010
Protecting the World’s Most Vulnerable Communities from Earthquakes – Palo Alto, California
May 7, 2010
LA Tall Building Seismic Design Council Conference: Design Showcase – Los Angeles, California
May 5, 2010
Haiti Four Months Later – San Francisco, California
April 29, 2010
GeoEngineering Distinguished Lecture Series ASCE – Berkeley, California
March 30, 2010
Chile EERI/PEER Reconnaissance Briefing at UCB and by Webcast – Berkeley, California
March 3-5, 2010
7th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering (7th CUEE)
and the 5th International Conference on Earthquake Engineering (5th ICEE)
– Tokyo, Japan
February 10, 2010
Next Generation Attenuation for CEUS (NGA-East) “Sigma” Workshop – Berkeley, California
January 26, 2010
Preliminary Reconnaissance Presentation about
Haiti Earthquake
– Berkeley, California
January 15, 2010
Dr. Silvia Mazzoni – Recent developments in BuildingTcl to assist in modeling, analysis and assessment of seismic response response using OpenSees – Berkeley, California
December 9-11, 2009
ATC & SEI Conference: Improving the Seismic Performance of Existing Buildings and Other Structures – San Francisco, California
December 8, 2009
Observations following the M7.6 Padang Earthquake of September 2009 – Associate Professor Jason Ingham – Berkeley, California
November 19th, 2009
SMIP09 Seminar on Utilization of Strong-Motion Data – San Francisco, California
November 5th & 12th, 2009
SEAONC Seminar – Structural Steel Buildings from Inception to Completion – San Francisco, California
November 6, 2009
COSMOS Technical Session on Practical Application of the new ASCE 7-10 Required Procedures for Determining Site Specific Ground Motions – Millbrae, California
October 15-17, 2009
PEER 2009 Annual Meeting – San Francisco, California
3rd International Conference on Advances in Experimental Structural Engineering – San Francisco, California
20th Anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake October 17, 2009 Commemorative Event – San Francisco, California
September 23-26, 2009
2009 SEAOC Convention – San Diego, California
September 13-16, 2009
2009 SCEC Annual Meeting – Palm Springs, California
September 2, 3, 10, 11, 2009
EERI Seminar on Next Generation Attenuation (NGA) Models – Oakland, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
August 27-28, 2009
OpenSees Days August 27-28 2009: User & Developer Workshops – Richmond, California
August 13-14, 2009
2009 ANCER Workshop – Lessons learned from recent earthquakes. Contributions from young researchers – Urbana-Champaign, Illinois
July 23, 2009
Seminar: Seismic Performance and Post-Earthquake Resilience of Highway Systems – Berkeley, California
June 28—July 1, 2009
TCLEE 2009 Conference – Oakland, California
June 22-25, 2009
NSF Engineering Research and Innovation Conference & NEES Annual Meeting – Honolulu, Hawaii
June 8, 2009
Caltrans and PEER Seismic Research Seminar – Sacramento, California
June 4, 2009
Briefing about the L’Aquila, Italy Earthquake from the EERI/GEER/ATC/PEER Reconnaissance team – San Francisco, CA
June 4 2009
OpenSees Parallel Workshop 09 – May 22, 2009 – Richmond, California
May 20-21 2009
Surface Fault Displacement Hazard Workshop – Berkeley, California
May 11-13 2009
ERES 2009 – Seventh International Conference on Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures – Cyprus
May 8, 2009
GeoEngineering Distinguished Lecture Series, ASCE – UC Berkeley – Berkeley, CA
May 8, 2009
Annual Conference of Los Angeles Tall Building Structural Design Council (LATBSDC) – Los Angeles, California
May 8, 2009
University of Washington College of Engineering to Honor Ray Clough – Seattle, Washington
April 30 – May 2, 2009
ASCE 2009 Structures Congress – Austin, Texas
April 14, 2009U
2009 Lawson Lecture: “Building Resilient Communities: Fresh Challenges for Earthquake Professionals” – UC Berkeley Campus
April 8-10, 2009
Seismological Society of America 2009 Annual Meeting – Monterey, California
April 7, 2009
Flexi-RAMP Concept Development – Monterey, California
February 26, 2009
National Academies Disasters Roundtable: “Cascading Disasters: How Disasters Unfold” – Irvine, CA
November 21, 2008
COSMOS 2008 Technical Session: Selection and Scaling of Ground Motions for Site Response Analysis and Geotechnical Evaluations – Oakland, California
November 5, 2008
EERI-NC Chapter Meeting (PDF file, 79 KB) – Oakland, California
September 18, 2008
SMIP08 Seminar on Utilization of Strong-Motion Data – Los Angeles, CA
September 10, 2008
EERI-NC – Transparent Seismic Mitigation for Community Resilience (PDF file – 82 KB) – Oakland, California
September 8-9, 2008
OpenSees Days 2008 – UC Berkeley, California
August 18, 2008
Wenchuan Earthquake Seminar – San Francisco, California
May 13, 2008
NGA-East Workshop – Berkeley, CA
September 13, 2007
SMIP07 Strong Motion Seminar – Sacramento, CA
June 27-29, 2007
OpenSees Days
OpenSees Days 2007 flier – (PDF file – 1.4 MB)
Hotel Accommodations
June 13, 2007
PEER Summative Meeting – San Francisco, CA
May 4, 2007
Alternative Procedures for Design of Tall Buildings – (PDF file – 196 KB) – Los Alngeles, CA
April 11, 2007
UC Berkeley Geoengineering Group Meeting - 12:00-1:00 p.m., 406 Davis Hall.
Speaker: Yousef Bozorgnia, “NGA Models of Earthquake Ground Motion”
March 25-28, 2007
Visit PEER in Booth 203 at the PORTS 2007 Conference in San Diego, CA
January 19-20, 2007
PEER Annual Meeting
Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, CA
December 7-8, 2006
Third ATC-35/USGS National Earthquake Ground Motion Mapping Workshop
Marriott Hotel, San Mateo, CA
November 17, 2006
COSMOS 2006 Technical Session, co-sponsored by PEER
Evaluating Various Methods for the Selection and Modification of Ground Motions
Doubletree Hotel, Berkeley Marina, Berkeley, CA

October 18, 2006
IRCC-PEER Workshop on Performance-Based Building Codes for Seismic Design