Prof D'Ayala nominated Director of the IAEE

17 January 2017

Congratulations to Prof Dina D'Ayala, Co-Director of EPICentre, for her nomination as a Director of the International Association for Earthquake Engineering (IAEE).

Dina D'Ayala

IAEE is a non-profit organization that includes representation from the world's national earthquake engineering societies, each national society having a Delegate to the IAEE. The IAEE is responsible for selecting the venue and local organising society for each of the World Conferences on Earthquake Engineering. It compiles and updates Regulations for Seismic Design: A World List, as well as other issue publications as necessary. Its flagship periodical, the journal titled Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, has been a leading publication in the field since 1972. The IAEE's fundamental goal is to help improve worldwide seismic safety.

Dina's new role was announced at the end of the 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering in Santiago, Chile (9-13 January 2017).