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Seismology of the Americas 2018

Seismological Society of America

SSA and LASC will be holding a joint meeting on 14-17 May 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Miami in Miami, Florida. The meeting attracts more than 1000 scientists, engineers and policymakers for two days of presentations and posters that cover the latest seismological research from around the globe, with a special focus this year on Latin American and Caribbean seismological research.


The meeting's topics are presented in 53 special sections, now available for review on the SSA meeting website. Abstracts for individual papers presented at the meeting will be available at the Seismology 2018 website by 31 March 2018.

Working journalists can register to attend the 2018 Annual Meeting at no charge, and will have full access to the technical presentations, poster sessions and public events such as the Joyner Lecture and Lightning talks.

Journalists can request complimentary registration, and reserve a hard copy of the meeting's program book, by contacting the SSA press office at or 1-602-300-9600.

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