December 16, 2017

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

The NEC is a quadrennial event providing a unique opportunity for academia, building code experts, design/build professionals, FEMA Directorates, first responders, geologists, local emergency managers, insurance and reinsurance professionals, local and tribal governments, private sector interests, public information officers, state government leaders, social science practitioners, U.S. State and Territorial Earthquake Managers, USGS leadership, and volunteers to share the latest advances in earthquake science, best practices for outreach and education, building science and code advancement, and policy initiatives that improve resiliency.

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