Earthquake Summit 2021

Please join us for the 3rd annual Earthquake Summit! This year’s event will be virtual, with five webinars throughout February that will teach us more about the New Madrid Seismic Zone, centered in southeast Missouri, and how we can better prepare, respond and recover after an earthquake. Experts from across the country will lead sessions on school safety, building assessment, utilities preparation and more.

All sessions are FREE, with certificates provided that may be submitted to your professional organizations. You may choose to attend any or all sessions. Please click below for the event information and registration links.

2021 Webinars

  1. NETAP Web Based Training pdf documentReducing Earthquake Risk in the Classroom and Beyond
    DATE/TIME: Wednesday, February 10, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    TARGET AUDIENCE: School facility managers, administrators, teachers, other school staff, design professionals, emergency managers, and building officials.
  1. NETAP Web Based Training pdf documentAnswering the Call After a Disaster: The Missouri SAVE Coalition
    DATE/TIME: Tuesday, February 16, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    TARGET AUDIENCE: City and county managers or executives, local and state emergency management officials, building officials and code inspectors, architects, engineers, construction professionals and/or others interested in post-disaster safety evaluation.
  1. NETAP Web Based Training pdf documentFEMA P-2018, Seismic Evaluation of Older Concrete Buildings for Collapse Potential
    DATE/TIME: Wednesday, February 17, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    TARGET AUDIENCE: The training is primarily geared towards structural engineers. Interested building officials and civil engineers are also encouraged to attend.
    DOCUMENT: The FEMA P-2018 is available at
  1. NETAP Web Based Training pdf documentEarthquake Resilience for Water and Wastewater Utilities in the New Madrid Seismic Zone
    DATE/TIME: Tuesday, February 23 and Wednesday, February 24, 8:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. both days
    REGISTRATION LINK: (link to register for both days)
    TARGET AUDIENCE: The webinar series is open primarily to water and wastewater utilities, as well as local, state and federal agencies and organizations involved in earthquake preparedness efforts in their community.
  1. NETAP Web Based Training pdf documentNew Technologies for Earthquake Resilience: CUSEC RVS App
    DATE/TIME: Thursday, February 25, 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    TARGET AUDIENCE: Building officials, emergency management planners and program managers, government, healthcare, or private sector facility/property managers, engineers, architects, GIS technicians and/or anyone interested in learning how this technology can support earthquake risk reduction.

2020 Earthquake 101 Public Event

2020 Summit Agenda & Presentations

2019 Summit Agenda & Presentations