Second UniQ-UB/MCEER Earthquake Engineering Seminar
September 5-9, 2010 | Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Quisqueya University (UniQ) and the University at Buffalo’s (UB) MCEER held a second professional development seminar in Port-au-Prince on September 5-9, 2010, to provide training to more than 220 Haitian engineers and architects in the principles of earthquake engineering and seismic design.
This Second UniQ-UB/MCEER Earthquake Engineering Seminar featured both an introductory program on Earthquake Engineering and Post-Earthquake Building Assessment, and an advanced program on Seismic Design Load Calculations and the Seismic Design of Concrete and Masonry Buildings. Approximately 100 participated in the introductory program; nearly 140 participated in the advanced program.