Conference Organizers


  • Jay Berger, EERI
  • David Cocke, Structural Focus
  • Mary Comerio, UC Berkeley
  • David Friedman, Forell Elsesser
  • Jim Malley, Degenkolb Engineers
  • Farzad Naeim, FN Inc.
  • Lelli Van de Einde, UC San Diego



Conference Chair

  • David Cocke, Structural Focus
  • Jim Malley, Degenkolb Engineers

Technical Program

  • Christine Goulet, SCEC
  • Tara Hutchinson, UC San Diego

Posters and Proceedings

  • Henry Burton, UC Los Angeles
  • Anne Lemnitzer, UC Irvine


  • Marc Benthien, SCEC
  • Beki McElvain, EERI
  • Rita Wilds, EERI

Logistics and Exhibits

  • Jay Berger, EERI
  • Sonya Hollenbeck, EERI

Technical Tours and Local Events

  • EERI Southern CA Chapter

Fundraising and Sponsorships

  • Jay Berger, EERI
  • David Cocke, Structural Focus



The objective of EERI is to reduce earthquake risk by advancing the science and practice of earthquake engineering; improving understanding of the impact of earthquakes on the physical, social, economic, political, and cultural environment; and advocating comprehensive and realistic measures for reducing the harmful effects of earthquakes.

Contact Info


Earthquake Engineering Research Institute

499 14th Street, Suite 220,

Oakland, CA 94612-1934, USA

Phone: 510-451-0905
Fax: 510-451-5411

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