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Keynote Speakers

Monday, June 11

8:15 – 8:30 a.m. | Welcoming Remarks

Ellen M. Rathje - Conference Chair - GEESD VEllen M. Rathje, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, University of Texas Austin, Conference Chair


8:30 – 10:00 a.m. | Plenary Keynotes

Induced Seismicity: From Source to Site to Infrastructure

  • Eric Fielding - Speaker - GEESD VEric Fielding, Ph.D., Jet Propulsion Laboratory

    “Using Radar Interferometry to Image Ground Deformation from Induced Earthquakes”

  • Jack Baker - Speaker GEESD VJack Baker, Ph.D., M.ASCE, Stanford University

    “Incorporating Induced Seismicity Source Models and Ground Motion Predictions to Forecast Dynamic Regional Risk”

  • Jon Olson - Speaker - GEESD VJon Olson, Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

    “Examining the Factors that Influence the Occurrence and Magnitude of Induced Earthquakes”

Tuesday, June 12

8:30 – 10:00 a.m. | Plenary Keynotes

Regional Assessment of Geohazards

  • Laurie Baise - Speaker - GEESD VLaurie G. Baise, Ph.D., M.ASCE, Tufts University

    “A Geospatial Approach to liquefaction Assessment for Rapid Response and Loss Estimation”

  • Joseph Wartman - Speaker - GEESD VJoseph Wartman, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, University of Washington

    “Using Physically- and Statistically-Based Models to Assess Regional-Scale Co-Seismic Landslide Hazards”

  • Brendon Bradley - Speaker - GEESD VBrendon Bradley, Ph.D., University of Canterbury, New Zealand

    “Simulation-Based Ground Motion Prediction of Historical and Future New Zealand Earthquakes and Consequent Geohazard Impacts”

Wednesday, June 13

8:30 – 10:00 a.m. | Plenary Keynotes

Beyond Liquefaction Triggering

  • Russell A. Green - Speaker - GEESD VRussell A. Green, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, Virginia Tech

    “The Influence of the Non-Liquefiable Crust on the Severity of Surficial Liquefaction Manifestations”

  • Pedro Arduino - Speaker - GEESD VPedro Arduino, Ph.D., M.ASCE, University of Washington

    “On the Modeling of Soils after the Onset of Liquefaction”

  • Ross Boulanger - Speaker - GEESD VRoss Boulanger, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, University of California at Davis

    “On Dynamic Nonlinear Analysis (NDA) Practices for Evaluating Liquefaction Effects”

5:00 – 5:30 p.m. | Closing Plenary Keynote

Recent Advances in Field and Laboratory Measurements of Dynamic Soil Properties

Kenneth Stokoe - Speaker - GEESD VKenneth E. Stokoe, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, NAE, Dist.M.ASCE, University of Texas at Austin

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