Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the 1971 San Fernando Earthquake
February 9, 2021
Organized by Lifelines 2021-2022 Conference Executive Committee, UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, and the City of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP).
Special guest speakers include:
Eric Garcetti (Mayor, City of Los Angeles)
Marty Adams (General Manager, LADWP)
Jayathi Murthy (Dean, UCLA Samueli School of Engineering)
Emily Carter (Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UCLA)
Steve Bohlen (Head, California Geological Survey)
Thomas D. O’Rourke (Professor Emeritus, Cornell University)
Online Seminar Hosted by UCLA Samueli School Engineering
Jonathan P. Stewart, UCLA, Lifelines 2021 Executive Committee
Introduces EVC Emily Carter
Jayathi Murthy, UCLA Samueli Ronald and Valerie Sugar Dean
Emily Carter, UCLA Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
Marty Adams, General Manager, LADWP
Presentation: Why California is Safer Because of the San Fernando Earthquake.
Steve Bohlen, Head, California Geological Survey
Presentation: February 9, 1971: Birth of Lifeline Earthquake Engineering.
Thomas D. O’Rourke, Professor Emeritus, Cornell University
Moderated by Ertugrul Taciroglu, Ph.D., M.ASCE, Chair, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UCLA
Date(s) - Feb 09, 2021
12:00 pm PST - 1:00 pm PST