2009 National Earthquake Program Managers Meeting Print E-mail

The 2009 National Earthquake Program Managers meeting will be held at the Hotel Marlowe in Cambridge, Massachusetts on November 5-6, 2009.

The goal of the meeting is continue dialogue and relationship building between State Earthquake Program Managers.  By bringing together federal, regional and state earthquake programs, as well as the earthquake consortia, attendees will walk away with a greater understanding of the “state” of the earthquake program on multiple levels.  This includes what different agencies and organizations can do for each other, and ways to implement a successful earthquake program.   This meeting also gives new earthquake program managers a chance to meet and network with their counterparts from across the nation.

Registration Information
The meeting is for State/Territorial/Tribal Earthquake Program Managers, FEMA Regional Earthquake Program Managers, FEMA Headquarters Earthquake Program Staff, Earthquake Consortia and other interested organizations.


The registration fee for meeting attendees will be $175.00, which covers meeting rooms, materials, breaks, and lunch.  Checks or Purchase Orders should be made out to “CUSEC” and sent in with the registration flyer (link below) to CUSEC by October 30, 2009. You may also register online by using the link below.  Registration fee must be mailed separately.  You may also pay online with a credit card, using the link below to PayPal.  


Highlighted sessions will include topics and speakers on:
- State Earthquake Program Updates
- FEMA Earthquake Program Updates
- NEHRP Program Updates
- Northeast U.S. Seismicity and Risk
- Earthquake Hazards Reduction State Assistance Program
- Regional/Consortia Breakout Sessions
- And Much More! 

Meeting Registration & General Information

2009 National Earthquake Program Managers Meeting

Date of Meeting

November 5-6, 2009


Hotel Marlowe
25 Edwin H. Land Blvd.
Cambridge, MA  02141
Phone:  (800) 825-7140
Web:  http://www.hotelmarlowe.com

Hotel Rates

$168.00 + tax, which is the Federal Per Diem rate for Boston.  Please contact the Hotel Marlowe directly at (800) 825-7140 to make your room reservation.  A block of rooms has been reserved under the name NEPM Meeting. 

The room block will expire on October 14, 2009, so please make your reservations now. 

Online Registration

Click here to register online for this meeting

Meeting Agenda

Click here to download a PDF format draft agenda

Meeting Registration Flyer

Click Here to Download

Pay Registration Fee Online

$175.00 payable online through PayPal or by check or purchase order


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For more information:

Brian Blake

Earthquake Program Coordinator

Central United States Earthquake Consortium

(901) 544-3570

This meeting is cosponsored by the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Cascadia Regional Earthquake Workgroup, Central U.S. Earthquake Consortium, Northeastern States Emergency Consortium, and the Western States Seismic Policy Council