The 10th ASC General Assembly (ASC 2014) Makati City, Philippines **17-20 November 2014- Conference **12-16 November 2014- Pre-Conference Training Course **21-23 November 2014 Post Assembly Field trip Bohol 21 November 2014 Post Assembly Field trip Taal
Second Circular (January 2014)
(NOTE CHANGE IN TRAINING COURSE SCHEDULE)
“Working together towards an earthquake-resilient Asia”
The Philippines, through the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS-DOST) and the City of Makati, is inviting all to the 10th Asian Seismological Commission (ASC) General Assembly to be held in Makati City from 17-21 November 2014.
With the theme, “Working together towards an earthquake-resilient Asia,” the General Assembly is an opportunity for scientists from different countries to meet and exchange ideas about seismology, tectonics and related fields. Specifically, the assembly aims to convene sessions on the following topics: seismology- seismological observation and interpretation, nature of seismic sources and prediction of earthquakes, strong ground motion, instrumentation, seismic network and volcano seismology; earthquake hazards and risks mapping and assessment, earth structure and geodynamics; seismotectonics; physics and chemistry of materials, earthquake engineering, and education, outreach and communication in seismology and disaster risk reduction.
| Deadline for Abstract and Grant Application: 31 May 2014