2019 QuakeCoRE Seminar Series

BRANZ Funds ReCast Floors Project
November 1, 2018
QERC Workshop
November 21, 2018

QuakeCoRE’s seminar series supports our multidisciplinary research and encourages collaboration

Time: 10 – 10:45am

Date:  Every 4 weeks on a Friday

Options for joining the seminar in person and online are listed below the speaker table.

2019 Speaker Title
22/2 Brendon Bradley (Director), University of Canterbury Present and Future Directions in Earthquake-induced Ground Motion Modelling: Implications for Seismic Design and Assessment

 Link for abstract details

YouTube Link

22/3 Ilan Noy (Victoria University of Wellington) What Should Build-Back-Better Be? Link for abstract details

YouTube Link

No seminar in April due to Easter
17/5 Julia Becker (Massey University) The potential for Earthquake Early Warning in New Zealand:  Investigating the social benefits  Link for abstract details

YouTube Link

14/6 Rick Henry (University of Auckland), Yiqiu Lu (University of Auckland) and Geoff Rodgers (University of Canterbury)  Low-damage Concrete Buildings: Preliminary outcomes from the QuakeCoRE-ILEE test  Link for abstract details

YouTube Link

12/7  Alice Chang-Richards (University of Auckland)  Quantification of Infrastructure Downtime in Earthquake Reconstruction  Link for abstract details  YouTube Link


Emma Hudson-Doyle (Massey University) Motivations to prepare after the 2013 Cook Strait Earthquake Sequence  Link for abstract details

YouTube Link

No seminar in September due to focus on the Annual Meeting
4/10  Nirmal Nair (University of Auckland) Energy-Communication-Data Infrastructure through the Lens of Seismicity  Link for abstract details

YouTube Link

1/11  Robert Finch, Larry Bellamy & Greg Preston (QuakeCentre)  QuakeCentre and its Building Innovation Partnership  Link for abstract details


29/11  Toni Collins (University of Canterbury) “The Law on Cordons – is there a legal lacuna?”  Link for abstract details


No seminar in December

Venue and online details:

via Zoom:

Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://canterbury.zoom.us/j/400612265
(If you haven’t used Zoom before, a quick and easy installation will be prompted)

Or Telephone:
New Zealand: +64 800 002 260 (Toll Free)
Meeting ID: 400 612 265
International numbers available (here)


In person Christchurch:

Room at University of Canterbury:

4 Oct E14, Level 1 of the Engineering Core
1 Nov E14, Level 1 of the Engineering Core
29 Nov E14, Level 1 of the Engineering Core

In person Wellington:

Room in Wellington:

4 Oct Zoom only
1 Nov Zoom only
29 Nov Zoom only
 In person Auckland:

Room at University of Auckland when presenter is in Auckland:

4 Oct  Zoom only
1 Nov Zoom only
29 Nov Zoom only

2018 Seminar series link , For 2020 Seminar Series Link

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