Conference Date/Time: Thursday 4 November 2010, 9am
Venue: Old Refectory, UCL, London
The 2010 SECED Young Engineers Conference aims to bring together young engineers from both industry and universities to meet and interchange ideas related to the study and practice of earthquake engineering and civil engineering dynamics. The conference focuses on:
- Structural dynamics (experimental, numerical, practical)
- Geotechnical earthquake engineering (experimental, numerical, practical)
- Seismology and risk assessment
- Seismic retrofit
Confirmed speakers include: Prof. Ahmed Elghazouli (Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London), Dr Stavroula Kontoe (Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London) and Rob Smith (Arup).
Prizes: £100 and £50 prizes will be given to the two best papers presented at the Conference. (To qualify for prizes, the lead author and presenter must have been under 35 years old by 1st January 2010). We are also looking for sponsorship.
Registration: £165 (Includes the cost of food, conference dinner and conference proceedings.)
Call For Abstracts: Deadline is Friday 14th May 2010.
Abstracts should be limited to a maximum of 500 words and should include contact details of the corresponding author and affiliation of co-authors.
For an abstract template, more information on schedules, sponsorship packages and how to register please visit: http://www.cege.ucl.ac.uk/events/yec
Date for acceptance notification: Monday 14th August 2010
Submission of final papers: Friday 27th August 2010