Annual Meeting



2-5 September 2019
Rutherford Hotel, Whakatū | Nelson


Welcome to the 2019 QuakeCoRE Annual Meeting

Welcome to our 4th QuakeCoRE Annual Meeting where we will be celebrate our research achievements and plan for the future. This year our Annual Meeting is being held in Nelson.


Key Information


Annual Meeting 4-5 September

Registration is now open - see registration page for details

Distinguished Lecture

  • Ross Boulanger (University of California Davis)

Plenary Sessions

Our plenary sessions highlight key topics and focus on challenging questions for the future. This year our 4 plenary sessions will focus on the following themes:

  • Does Research Talk Loud Enough for Policy to Listen, and Does Policy Answer Back?
  • Resilient Housing: Observations, Challenges and Opportunities
  • Repairable Buildings Serving Resilient Communities
  • Earthquake Resilience Challenges Associated with Land Vulnerability


Additional workshop announced: Using cyberinfrastructure to advance earthquake resilience

This joint workshop between DesignSafe Cyberinfrastructure and QuakeCoRE will provide a forum to present on-going activities related to the use of computational and cyberinfrastructure tools for earthquake resilience and will explore future directions needed to fully exploit these tools by the broader research community.


Workshop Expression of Interest

Due to an overwhelming response to our workshops, registration for workshops will be managed by an expression of interest process. During registration please join the wait list / expression of interest lists for the workshop(s) that you are interested in contributing to. The expressions of interest will close on 28 June and workshop participants will be notified by 12 July. 


Contact QuakeCoRE if you have any questions about the Annual Meeting.