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3rd International Conference on Earthq
uake Early Warning: Implementing Earthquake Alerts. Location: UC Berkeley, CA.


Where is the meeting being held?
In the Banatao Auditorium and Kvamme Atrium at Sutardja Dai Hall on UC Berkeley Campus ( The reception on Wednesday evening will be held at the Stadium Club at the UC Berkeley Memorial Stadium.

What are the dates for the 3rd International Conference on EEW?
September 3–5, 2014

What is the expected attendance?
We have over 140 registrants from 15 countries, 18 academic institutions, and 10 private companies.

Is there a registration fee?
No, there is no registration fee for the conference.

Abstracts and Guidelines:

Am I automatically registered by submitting an abstract?
No. Abstract submission and registration are separate. If you have questions or concerns about your registration status, or if you think you are registered, but have not received any follow up e-mails, please contact Jennifer Strauss: jastrauss {at} berkeley {dot} edu.

When will I receive confirmation of abstract acceptance?
Abstract confirmations have been sent out. If you did not receive an acceptance notice, please contact Jennifer Strauss: jastrauss {at} berkeley {dot} edu.

How long should my talk be?
Please see the Poster/Oral presentation information section for detailed instructions as talk lengths vary by session.

What size should my poster be?
Your poster should be no larger than 36” by 48”.

Can I make changes to my abstract?
Minor abstract changes will be accepted until July 31st. Please contact Jennifer Strauss: jastrauss {at} berkeley {dot} edu to submit any changes.

Hotel and Travel:

Where can I reserve my hotel room?
Please see the Hotel/Travel information page for a comprehensive list of lodging options.

Is there a map of the venue?
Yes. Please see: for a map of the campus, directions, parking information, accessibility guides, and a visitor guide of local eateries and attractions.

What are the closest airports?
The Oakland International Airport (OAK) and San Francisco International Airports (SFO) are the closest to the venue. Please see the Hotel/Transportation page for more detailed information.

What will the weather be like in September?
You can expect an average high of 75 F (24 C), with a low around 53 F (12 C) and a low chance of precipitation.

What if I need special assistance or accommodations?
If you have special dietary needs, or require other assistance, please contact Jennifer Strauss: jastrauss {at} berkeley {dot} edu.