UTAH EARTHQUAKE RESILIENCY WORKSHOP

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Viridian Event Center

8030 South 1825 West

West Jordan, UT 84088

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The Utah Chapter of EERI is pleased to announce the Utah Earthquake Resiliency Workshop to be held April 27, 2016 at the Viridian Event Center in West Jordan, UT. This event will bring together engineers, architects, planners, geologists, government officials, community leaders, business owners, utility companies, and representatives from healthcare, public education, universities, and transportation.

The workshop will bring in nationally known experts as keynote speakers with significant background in the field of resilience. Chris Poland, SE, NAE, a world renowned authority on earthquake engineering, will be speaking on Earthquake and Disaster Resiliency Planning. Kent Yu, PhD, SE of SEFT Consulting Group will be speaking on the Oregon Recovery plan.

Panel discussions will include local and national experts to discuss such topics as:

  • Earthquakes: Public Perception vs Reality
  • The Critical Three: Schools, Housing, Jobs
  • Utah's Economic Resilience: Getting the Wheels Rolling
  • State Healthcare Resiliency Efforts: What Can We Learn?
  • Utilities and Infrastructure: Understanding the Interdependencies
  • The Role of Government: Mitigation Efforts and Recovery Expectations

Early registration prices are available now through April 13th.
General $55
Student $25

After April 13th registration prices will be as follows:
General $70
Student $40

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Viridian Event Center

8030 South 1825 West

West Jordan, UT 84088

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