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EERI & ASCE-GI San Diego Chapters

Dealing With The Consequences Of Liquefaction

Honoring Prof. Kenji Ishihara

March 29 - March 30, 2017
UCSD Campus
Pride Center East Ballroom, 9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093

Event Description

The 2nd Workshop on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering will be held Wednesday and Thursday, March 29 and 30, 2017 on the UCSD campus in San Diego.

This workshop will honor the lifetime achievements and contributions of Professor Kenji Ishihara to the field of geotechnical earthquake engineering, with the afternoon session of the second day of the workshop entirely devoted to honor Professor Ishihara and hosted by Professor I.M. Idriss.

Distinguished speakers from the United States, Japan, New Zealand, Europe, and South America will share experiences with liquefaction mitigation, recent major earthquakes, and highlighting the contributions of Professor Ishiihara.  A one-day short course before the workshop on Tuesday, March 28, is also offered. 

Event Agenda

Additional details and registration is available via THIS LINK and THIS LINK.

Proceeds of the workshop will go to the \"Update of the San Diego-Tijuana Earthquake Scenario\", a project led by the EERI San Diego Chapter with the participation of orgnizations from San Diego, CA and Tijuana-Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico.  Further information can be found here.


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