In August of 2018 recipients will convene to share insights and findings based on the research topics funded under the 2016-NIST-DR-01. Recipients will present their research and findings from the first year of their award from topics that include Disaster and Failure Studies, National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, Wind Impact Reduction, and Reduced Ignition of Building Components in Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) Fires Project. Additionally, NIST researchers will present their work that supports advancement in U.S. Disaster Resilience. The symposium will be held over 2 days with each recipient presenting their work and answering questions about their research and related topics. NIST will live stream the presentations to allow the Disaster Resilience Community and the public the opportunity to participate.
Registration is free and now open. Advanced registration is required. Follow the link to the right to register. Registration closes August 7, 2018.
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