International Symposium on Seismic Risk Reduction. The JICA Technical Cooperation Project in Romania (ISSRR 2007)

Venue: Romanian Academy

Location: Bucharest, Romania

Event Date/Time: Nov 28, 2006
Abstract Submission Date: Jan 15, 2007
Paper Submission Date: Mar 20, 2007
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In the 5th year of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Technical Cooperation Project with Romania entitled “Seismic risk reduction for buildings and structures”, the implementing agency in Romania - National Center for Seismic Risk Reduction (NCSRR) - is inviting you to participate in the International Symposium on Seismic Risk Reduction, to be held in Bucharest, 26-27 April 2007, at the Romanian Academy Library.
The Symposium will be organized with the support of JICA, Ministry of Transports, Constructions and Tourism of Romania (MTCT), Romanian Academy - Geonomical Sciences Department, and with the participation of the partner institutions of NCSRR within JICA Project: Technical University of Civil Engineering Bucharest (UTCB), Building Research Institute (BRI), Tsukuba, Japan, National Institute for Land, Infrastructure and management (NILIM), Tsukuba, Japan, and National Building Research Institute (INCERC).
The Symposium will gather specialists from research, education and industry. The first day will be devoted to the presentation of the results of JICA project, and the second day will contain presentations from contributors. In both days keynote lectures will be given by leading specialists from Japan and Europe on subjects like ground motion, soil-structure interaction, seismic evaluation and seismic rehabilitation, seismic knowledge dissemination.


Additional Information

The participation to the Symposium is free.