CCARA Kick-off meeting

Goals of the workshop:

  • Presentation of the Central America and Caribbean Earthquake Risk Assessment project.
  • Planning earthquake hazard activities
  • Introduction to exposure, vulnerability and risk assessment
  • Introduction to socio-vulnerability component

The meeting is structured in two days as follows:

Tuesday - November 15th, 2016

Joint Opening Session

Time Title Presenter
9:30am-10:00am Opening ceremony
10:00am-10:30am The Global Earthquake Model
10:30am-11:00am The Central America and Caribbean Earthquake Risk Assessment
11:00am-11:30am Coffee break

Hazard Workshop [part 1]

From 11:30am until 1:00pm

Time Title Presenter
11:30am-12:00pm GEM hazard regional modelling M. Pagani and J. Garcia
12:00pm-12:30pm The SARA project: hazard component J. Garcia
12:30pm-1:00pm The Resis II project A. Climent

From 2pm until 6pm

Time Title Presenter
2:30pm-2:55pm Amenaza Sísmica en Nicaragua E. Talavera
2:55pm-3:20pm Seismic hazard assessment and site effect evaluation for Central America and the Caribbean W. Salazar
3:20pm-3:45pm Seismotectonics of southern Haiti: A new faulting model for the 12 January 2010 M7.0 earthquake N. Saint Fleur
3:45pm-4:10pm Legislaciòn sobre fallamiento sismicamente activo y su implicaciòn sobre el ordenamiento territorial en Costa Rica W. Rojas
4:10pm-4:25pm Coffee break
4:25pm-4:50pm The Trinidad & Tobago Microzonation Project: From macro- to micro-scale I. Papadopoulos
Seismic Hazard Assessment of the Eastern Caribbean: Current Status and Future Directions L. Lynch
4:50pm-5:15pm The Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands Seismic Hazard Map V. Huerfano
5:15pm-5:40pm Towards a regional hazard model: a tectonic strain rate model ingredient S. Stamps

Risk Workshop [part 1]

Wednesday - November 16th, 2016

Hazard Workshop [part 2]

From 9:30am until 1:00pm

Time Title Presenter
9:00am-9:30pm The CCARA hazard component GEM
9:30am-10:00pm Overview of available hazard models for Caribbean and Central America GEM
10:00am-10:30pm Modelling shallow seismicity sources in CCARA: distributed seismicity, faults and available tools GEM
10:30am-11:00pm Modelling subduction sources: examples from Central America and Caribbean, past-models, tools GEM
11:00am-11:30am Coffee break GEM
11:30am-12:00pm Building an homogenised earthquake catalogue: datasets, past examples and tools GEM
12:00pm-12:30pm Modelling ground motion: database, GMPE selection and epistemic uncertainties GEM
12:30pm-1:00pm Discussion All

From 2:30pm until 5:30pm

Time Title Presenter
2:30pm-3:45pm Moving forward: the CCARA earthquake source model: tectonics, shallow crust seismicity, subduction. All
3:45pm-4:15pm Coffee break
4:15pm-5:00pm Moving forward: GMPEs selection and logic tree definition All
5:00pm-5:30pm Wrap up All

Risk Workshop [part 2]

List of Participants

Name Organization email
Guillermo Alvarado Red Sismológica Nacional (UCR-ICE)
Rosey Piedra Ampiée Red Sismológica Nacional (UCR-ICE)
Silvia Chacón-Barrantes National University of Costa Rica
Alvaro Climent Red Sismológica Nacional (UCR-ICE)
Julio Garcia GEM
Victor Huerfano Puerto Rico Seismic Network - University of Puerto Rico
Llloyd Lync SRC-UWI
Marco Pagani GEM
Ilias Papadopoulos SRC-UWI
Jessica Pentecost VirginiaTech
Newdeskarl Saint Fleur Bureau des Mines et de l'Energie
Walter Salazar Universidad Catolica de el Salvador
Sarah Stamps VirginiaTech
Wilfied Strauch INTER n.a.
Steeve Julien Symithe Bureau of Mines and Energy n.a.
Emilio Talavera INETER
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