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17th U.S.-Japan-New Zealand Workshop on the
Improvement of Structural Engineering and Resilience
November 12-14, 2018
Queenstown, New Zealand
The 17th U.S.-Japan-New Zealand Workshop will be held on
November 12-14, 2018, at the Rydges Lakeland Resort in Queenstown, New Zealand.
Hotel reservations have a guaranteed rate of NZ$225 (~USD$155) per night if booked by August 1, 2018.
The Workshop will develop policy recommendations for improved community resilience based on the current state-of-practice, innovative engineering solutions, and new and emerging technologies.
The Workshop program will be designed around participation from practicing engineers, researchers, planners, policy makers, and other risk reduction specialists. The format will include technical presentations, panel discussions, and policy-development discussions.
This Workshop is the 17th in a series started in 1984 and repeated every two-to-three years. Previous workshops have been held in California (San Diego and San Francisco), Hawaii (Honolulu, Kauai, Kona, Kohala Coast, and Maui), Japan (Kobe, Tokyo, and Nara), and Victoria, British Columbia.
|Abstracts Due*||June 1, 2018|
|Registration Opens||July 1, 2018|
|Papers Due||Sept. 17, 2018|
|Conduct Workshop||November 12-14, 2018|
*Abstracts will be selected for presentation from the best available submissions. Due to size and venue limitations, additional attendees will be accepted on a space available basis, or by invitation.
|Applied Technology Council||Japan Structural Consultants Association||New Zealand Centre of Research Excellence (QuakeCoRE)||New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering|