February 7, 2016

Latest Earthquake Program News…

2016 National Earthquake Conference – Open for Registration

The 2016 National Earthquake Conference (NEC) is scheduled for May 4-6, 2016 in Long Beach, California. Registration is now open at www.earthquakeconference.org. The NEC is a quadrennial event providing a unique opportunity for academia, building … {Read More}

HAZUS 3.0 now available…

FEMA recently announced the availability of HAZUS-MH 3.0, the latest iteration of their multi-hazard loss estimation software.  HAZUS-MH 3.0 includes several updates including: Migration of the current database structure away from the Access … {Read More}

FEMA NEHRP Report FY14 Report to Congress Now Available

The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP), which was first authorized by Congress in 1977, coordinates the earthquake-related activities of the Federal Government. The goal of NEHRP is to mitigate earthquake losses in the United … {Read More}

National Awards in Excellence – Western States Seismic Policy Council

The National Awards in Excellence are awarded every four years at the National Earthquake Conference (NEC) by WSSPC in partnership with the Northeast States Emergency Consortium (NESEC), the Central U.S. Earthquake Consortium (CUSEC), and the … {Read More}