The 10th ASC General Assembly (ASC 2014)

"Working together towards an earthquake-resilient Asia"

Dusit Thani Manila, Makati City, Philippines

17-20 November 2014- Conference

12-16 November 2014- Pre-Assembly Training Course

21-23 November 2014 Post Assembly Field trip Bohol (Cancelled)

21 November 2014 Post Assembly Field trip Taal Volcano


"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.

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Important dates

Deadline Taal Volcano fieltrip Registration and payment

  • 16 November - Online
  • 17-18 November - On-site

For Exhibit

  • 11 August - Deadline for submission of application form (limited slots only) (Closed)
  • 25 August - Deadline for payment of exhibit fee (Closed)
  • 26 September - Deadline for submission of Conference Program Book page design / layout; company write-up and logo for advertisement in the ASC2014 website (Closed)
  • 18-20 November - Exhibition (schedule of ingress and egress TBA)