Invited Talks/Keynotes

  1. November 2021: Invited talk (online) on Modelling and quantifying tomorrow's risks from natural hazards for future urban development, ARUP University Italy | Research, Milan, Italy, November 16, 2021.
     

  2. October 2021: Invited talk (online) on Modelling and Quantifying Tomorrow’s Risks from Natural Hazards at the 17th International Conference on Quality in Research (QiR), 2021 International Symposium on Infrastructure, Transportation and Environmental (IS - ITE), Universitas Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia, October 13-15, 2021.
     

  3. June 2021: Invited talk (online) on A Multi-Level Framework for Region-Specific Engineering Validation of Simulated Ground Motions at the 2021 Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) International Pacific Rim Forum on Regional Scale Simulations of Earthquake Ground Motions and Infrastructure Response for Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering, Berkeley, CA, USA, June 16-17, 2021.
     

  4. May 2021: Keynote talk (online) on New Technologies and Digital Tools for Assessing Multi-Hazard Risk of Community Assets at the 2021 Association of Structural Engineers of the Philippines (ASEP) International Convention Structural Engineering: Getting Smarter to New and Future Challenges, Manila, Philippines, May 20-22, 2021.
     

  5. December 2020: Invited talk (online) and panelist on Efficient risk data sharing: A dedicated disaster risk data library at the 2020 Understanding Risk Forum, Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), World Bank, USA, December 1, 2020.
     

  6. September 2020: Invited talk (online) on Safer Communities Through Safer Schools at the workshop on Post-disaster infrastructures for long term social wellbeing: Dialogues with Ecuador, University of Leeds, UK, September 23, 2020.
     

  7. October 2019: Invited talk on Some recent advances and perspectives in earthquake risk engineering at École Polytechnique Fedérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, October 25, 2019.
     

  8. February 2019: Invited talk on Some recent advances and perspectives in CAT Risk Engineering for Earthquake, Wind, and Flood at Scuola Superiore Studi Pavia IUSS, Italy, February 15, 2019.
     

  9. October 2018: Evening Lecture on Safer, more resilient communities through safe and resilient schools at the Global Engineering Congress (GEC), Institution of Civil Engineers, London, UK, October 23, 2018.
     

  10. October 2018: Thematic Lecture on INSPIRE: Indonesia School Programme to Increase Resilience at the 11th Aceh International Workshop and Expo on Sustainable Tsunami Disaster Recovery (AIWEST-DR 2018), Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC), University of Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh, Indonesia, October 10-12, 2018.
     

  11. October 2018: Invited talk on (Some) Recent UCL projects on multi-hazard vulnerability assessment in ODA countries at FRAGILE Workshop on Earthquake Hazard Assessment and Rehabilitation, Centre for Structural Engineering and Informatics, University of Nottingham, UK, February 27, 2018.
     

  12. May 2018: Invited talk on Sequential hazard vulnerability, Willis Research Network, London, UK, May 2, 2018.
     

  13. February 2018: Keynote talk on Resilience of Filipino schools to multiple natural hazards at the 5th International Conference in Technology (InCiTE 2018), FEU Institute of Technology (FEU-Tech), Manila, Philippines, February 14-15, 2018.
     

  14. November 2017: Invited talk on Some recent projects on multi-hazard vulnerability in developing countries, ARUP, London, UK, November 29, 2017.
     

  15. November 2017: Invited talk on Some recent advances in CAT risk engineering for earthquake, wind, and flood at NatCat and Earthquake Modelling Workshop, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, November 24, 2017.
     

  16. June 2017: Keynote talk on Engineering applications of earthquake early warning at the 2nd Medway Engineering Conference on Systems, University of Greenwich, Chatham Maritime, UK, June 6, 2017.
     

  17. May 2017: Invited talk on EPICentre, the EEDM MSc & (Some) recent advances in catastrophe risk engineering for earthquake and wind, Gestión de Riesgos de Desastres en Infraestructura Social (GERDIS) at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP), Lima, Peru, May 2, 2017.
     

  18. April 2017: Invited talk on Physics-based Ground Motion Simulation for Vulnerability and Loss Analysis at the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) – United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Vulnerability and Loss Estimation Workshop/Pushing the Envelope in Vulnerability and Loss Estimation, GEM Foundation, Pavia, Italy, April 4, 2017.
     

  19. April 2017: Invited talk on Spectral Shape Proxies and Simplified Fragility Analysis of Mid-rise RC Buildings at the Global Earthquake Model (GEM) – United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Vulnerability and Loss Estimation Workshop/State-of-the-art and challenges in vulnerability and loss estimation, GEM Foundation, Pavia, Italy, April 3, 2017.
     

  20. March 2017: Invited talk on Safer Communities through safer schools: the case of Cagayan de Oro, Philippines at the Int. Workshop on Community Resilience to Natural Hazards, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK, March 17, 2017.
     

  21. February 2017: Invited talk on (Some) recent advances in catastrophe risk engineering for earthquake and wind, Research Centre for Civil Engineering Structures, City University of London, London, UK, February 22, 2017.
     

  22. January 2017: Invited talk on The Catastrophe Risk Engineering Laboratory (CRE-Lab) at UCL, Willis Research Network, London, UK, January 18, 2017.
     

  23. November 2015: Invited talk on Towards engineering applications of earthquake early warning systems, Institute of Engineering Mechanics (IEM), China Earthquake Administration (CEA), Beijing, China, November 6, 2015.
     

  24. May 2015: Invited talk on Engineering Earthquake Early Warning, Pint of Science – Save the World, London, UK, May 20, 2015.
     

  25. May 2015: Invited talk on Advances and perspectives in catastrophe risk engineering, Università di Roma Tre, Rome, Italy, May 4, 2015.
     

  26. January 2015: Evening Lecture on Are simulated ground motions an option for earthquake risk engineering? Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics (SECED), London, UK, January 28, 2015.
     

  27. January 2014: Invited talk on Are simulated ground motions an option for assessing seismic risk to civil infrastructures? International Symposium on Sustainable and Resilient Urban Infrastructure is organized, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), South Korea, January 17-18, 2014.