M 2020

202001oct1:00 pm2:00 pmRecent Chilean Earthquakes: Lessons for the Geotechnical and Structural Engineering Practice

Event Details

Join us for a presentation by Professor Christian Ledezma, the Head of the Structural and Geotechnical Engineering Department at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC). Dr. Ledezma is also the vice president of ACHISINA, Chile’s Association of Earthquake Engineering, and an active member in the discussion and elaboration of Chilean seismic codes.  Lessons from recent large-magnitude earthquakes in Chile will be presented and discussed, with an emphasis on changes in seismic design codes and future challenges for earthquake engineering analysis and design.

The presentation will be online and held on 1st of October 2020 at 1:00 PM PT.

To attend, please register through the link below (free registration):


Zoom Webinar Link:


*Note: Zoom webinar capacity has been increased to 500 attendees.


(Thursday) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT