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Third Conference on Earthquake Hazards in the Eastern San Francisco Bay Area

California Geological Survey, USGS, CSU East Bay, University of California Berkeley, EERI, URS Corporation

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A three day conference on earthquake hazards in the East San Francisco Bay will be held n the CSU East Bay Campus, October 22-24, 2008. This conference represents the third of a series of workshops, the last was held in 1992. A volume of presented papers will be published after the meeting. A conference registration fee will be required.

In addition to the scientific presentations, a free public forum on earthquake hazards and earthquake preparedness will be held in the evening of October 23.

Teacher workshops/tutorials on earthquake science will be held at CSU East Bay on October 25th.

Geology and engineering field trips in the East Bay will also be offered on October 25th.

Meeting organizers include representatives from the California Geological Survey, the U.S. Geological Survey, CSU East Bay, University of California Berkeley, and URS Corporation.

When

October 22-24, 2008 Conference
October 23, 2008 Free Public Forum
October 25, 2008 Teacher workshops/tutorials
October 25, 2008 Field Trips

Where

CSU East Bay
Hayward, California 94542

Relevance

This event is deigned to commemorate the 140th anniversary of the 1868 earthquake

Audience

Academic researchers, consultants,

Contact

Keith Knudsen, (510) 874-3120

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