Calls for Papers

Structures 2014

The Structural Engineering Institute of ASCE invite session proposals and/or paper abstracts for next year's Structures Congress. For detailed information pertaining to topics and subtopics, visit Calls for Papers/Submissions.

Important dates and information sources

  • Abstract deadline: June 12, 2013
  • Conference dates: April 3-5, 2014
  • Conference location: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Conference website
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The Tenth U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, on the 50th Anniversary of theGreat Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami, will provide an opportunity for researchers and practitioners to share the latest knowledge and techniques to mitigate the damaging effects of earthquakes and tsunamis. This conference is being planned by the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) in collaboration with the George E. Brown, Jr. Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES). The conference will provide a unique environment to facilitate synergy between professionals and student researchers from the U.S. and around the world. This conference brings together professionals from a broad range of disciplines, including architecture, structural engineering, seismology, geology, geophysics, geotechnical engineering, business, public policy, social sciences, regional planning, emergency response planning, and regulation.

Important dates and information sources

  • Abstract deadline: June 15, 2013
  • Conference dates: July 21-25, 2014
  • Conference location: Anchorage, AL
  • Conference website


The 9th International Masonry Conference invites abstracts for its next event, hosted by the University of Minho and ISISE and co-organized with the International Masonry Society. The organizers will strive to attract delegates from universities, research institutes and industry involved with applied research and development in structural masonry. The conference is open to professional architects and engineers, building officials, educators, researchers, students, masonry industry and masonry construction professionals, and everyone else interested in the art and science of masonry. The objective is to make the conference the best forum for dissemination of the latest scientific and technical developments and for exchange of new ideas in emerging topics.

Important dates and information sources

  • Abstract deadline: June 30, 2013
  • Conference dates: July 7-9, 2014
  • Conference location: Guimar„es, Portugal
  • Conference website


The Turkish Earthquake Foundation invites you to the Second European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology (2ECEES) to be organized in Istanbul, Turkey as a joint event of the European Association of Earthquake Engineering (EAEE) and the European Seismological Commission (ESC). The scope of topics includes: Seismicity of the European-Mediterranean Area, Earthquake Source Physics, Earthquake Forecasting and Prediction, Engineering Seismology and Seismic Hazard Assessment, Acquisition and Analysis of Strong Motion Data, Microzonation and Site Effects, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Earthquake scenarios and vulnerability assessments, Earthquake codes, Analysis and design of all man made structures under seismic conditions, Performance based seismic evaluation and design, Transportation and lifeline systems in seismic environments, Seismic response of historical monuments and structures, Seismic isolation, Earthquake risk mitigation policies and methodologies, Lessons from recent earthquakes.

Important dates and information sources

  • Abstract deadline: January 1, 2014
  • Conference dates: August 24-29, 2014
  • Conference location: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Conference website


The Fourth International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering will take place next summer at Tokyo's Waseda University. Authors are invited to submit a 300 word abstract for this event.

Important dates and information sources

  • Abstract deadline: July 1, 2014
  • Conference dates: November 16-19, 2014
  • Conference location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Conference website
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