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Join former California Governor Pete Wilson and Seismic Safety Leaders at Northridge 20

Northridge 20

Join former California Governor Pete Wilson, PEER researchers, engineering professionals, and other seismic safety leaders at the Northridge 20 Symposium on January 16-17, 2014. Register now

Northridge 20 commemorates the twentieth anniversary of the 1994 Northridge earthquake. 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.” Presentations and panel discussions with government officials, emergency managers, and prominent engineers and researchers will focus on challenges and necessary steps forward to mitigate the impacts of future earthquakes.

On Friday, January 17, 2014, the symposium will continue with a state policy maker panel followed by detailed professional and technical field break-out sessions on Business, Insurance, and Financial Implications, Transportation Systems, Steel Structures, Site Response and Ground Failure, and more.
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Be part of the conversation with policy makers, emergency management professionals, engineers, scientists, and community leaders on the challenges and necessary steps forward to make our communities more resilient to the next California earthquake.

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