Half-Day Workshop on Disaster Mitigation for Buildings and Structures (DMBS 2016)

The School of Civil Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in collaboration with Toyohashi University of Technology (TUT) will be organizing a Half-Day Workshop on Disaster Mitigation for Buildings and Structures (DMBS 2016). The workshop will take place as follows:
 14th March 2016
Venue: Seminar Room 1, School of Civil Engineering, Engineering Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia
The speakers for the workshop consist of experts from USM and TUT who have vast experiences in research and consultancy in the field of disaster mitigation and management especially on seismic related issues.
The focus of the workshop will be on the aspects of disaster mitigation and management in general with emphasis on seismic risk and design. The workshop is very much relevant to all practitioners in the civil engineering and construction industries, as well as researchers, academicians and students. CPD hours  have been approved  by BEM. The fees for the half-day workshop are RM100 and RM50 for normal participant and student, respectively.

Deadline for registration is 10thMarch 2016. Details of the workshop including the registration form are provided in the brochure. For online registration, please visit :  http://goo.gl/forms/uAiBWJuI3t

 Please contact the secretariat Miss Juhana (juhana@usm.my; 04-5996201) or Dr. Fadzli (cefmn@usm.my; 04-5996219) for any inquiry regarding the workshop or for registration purposes.
I would appreciate if the email can be forwarded to your fellow colleagues who may be interested to attend the workshop.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Taksiah A. Majid
Coordinator, Disaster Research Nexus (DRN)
Universiti Sains Malaysia