Special Session on 2023 Turkey/Syria Earthquake Sequence

An interdisciplinary special session on the February 6, 2023 Turkey/Syria Earthquake Sequence has been added to the 2023 EERI Annual Meeting Program. The special session will take place on the evening of Tuesday, April 11, 2023, and is included in registration for the full technical program on Wednesday, April 12.

Time: 5:00-8:00 PM

  • 5:00-6:00 PM: Welcome Reception and Poster Session
  • 6:00-8:00 PM: Oral and Lightning Presentations

Location: Cyril Magnin Ballroom

The special session will include 9-10 oral presentations and about 10 lightning presentations on a range of topics including ground motions, structural and geotechnical engineering observations, and emergency management and recovery. Members of the three EERI reconnaissance teams currently in the field to study impacts on lifelines, buildings, and hospitals will present on their findings. A full list of speakers and titles will be available here shortly. 

The priority deadline for abstracts has passed, but abstracts for poster presentations can still be made via the Google form here for consideration and acceptance on a rolling basis.