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Buildings At Risk - Earthquake Loss Reduction Summit

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October 13, 2011, 7 am - 5:30 pm, Conference at University of Southern California

Event location:
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA


Summary:
This is a major earthquake loss reduction summit of interest to building officials, architects, building owners, the public, government officials, insurance company representatives, engineers, and police and fire departments.


Full Description:
The Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) will be hosting a major earthquake loss reduction summit at the Unviersity of Southern California, Los Angeles. There are many building types in Southern California that are at risk of significant damage in earthquakes, and this summit will present cost-effective ways to reduce this risk and bring building officials, owners and engineers together to develop additional solutions.

The goals for this event are to increase the awareness of seismic risk and the importance of seismic risk mitigation. Those that should attend include building officials, architects, building owners, the public, government officials, insurance company representatives, engineers, and police and fire departments.




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