Resilience, the new challenge in earthquake engineering

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January 9th to 13th 2017, please save this date in your calendar.

Important Information for Special Sessions here

Paper Presentation Instructions (Oral & Poster Guidelines) here

Important Messages

  • Program schedule announcement: check the date and time of your paper presentation (you will need your article ID) HERE
  • If you haven’t received your article’s acceptance notification yet, please check its review status HERE
  • See the list of Reviewers and Leaders of topics HERE
  • Please check the list of hotels with preferred rates and the shuttle bus service HERE
  • Please check the list of recommended apart hotels for students HERE

16WCEE President

Rodolfo Saragoni

Rodolfo Saragoni: Civil Engineer from the University of Chile, Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles, and Professor of Civil Engineering at University of Chile's Facultad de Ciencias Físicas y Matemáticas. Since his beginnings he has specialized in Earthquake Engineering, participating in different organizations such as the American Association of Earthquake Engineering, where he was president; and the South American Structural Engineers Association, as vice-president.

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Chilean Association of Seismology and Earthquake Engineering

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The Chilean Association of Seismology and Earthquake  Engineering, ACHISINA, was created in 1963 as a consequence of the Mw 9.5 earthquake that occurred in southern Chile in 1960, and the interest of an outstanding group of national engineers and  seismologists.

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Engineering Students as support staff

The Local Committee is glad to invite engineering students in Chile to participate as support staff during the days of the conference. If you are a Chilean engineering student and you are fluent in English (mandatory), please apply HERE and be part of the most important conference in the world of earthquake engineering.

Santiago is ready for all participants of the upcoming World Conference on Earthquake Engineering.

Come to Santiago and discover all the wonders that Chile offers (from glaciers to deserts)

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Registration online form

resgistration 16wceeDeadline for early-bird registration: April 30th, 2016.

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Paper submission

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Support & Information

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