Save the Dates!
To commemorate the twentieth anniversary of the 1994 Northridge, CA earthquake, Northridge 20 will open on Thursday, January 16, 2014 with a multidisciplinary plenary session, “Northridge Earthquake: Impacts, Outcomes, Next Steps,” and continue on Friday, January 17, 2014 with concurrent technical and educational sessions on a wide variety of related topics.
Please save the dates on your calendar now so that you can attend this important event! More information, including registration details, speakers list, and the symposium agenda, will be made available at the Northridge 20 website in the coming months.
The current participating organizations include the American Institute of Steel Construction, California Earthquake Authority, the California Seismic Safety Commission, Caltrans, City of LA Department of Building and Safety (LADBS), Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Los Angeles Tall Building Structural Design Council (LATBSDC), Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER), RenaissanceRe Risk Sciences Foundation, Southern California Earthquake Center, the Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC), University of California, Los Angeles, and the United States Geological Survey.
More organizations are welcome, so please contact us to find out how to get involved!