2024 Natural Hazards Research Summit

SAVE THE DATE: May 14–15, 2024   |   Washington, DC

The 2022 Summit in Washington, DC, was a phenomenal community-building event. Based on overwhelming positive feedback, we are planning this second national meeting. The 2024 event is co-hosted by the University of Maryland and NHERI.

WHO should attend?

Researchers studying the impact of natural hazards on the built, natural and human environment are encouraged to attend. Sessions will explore national research needs and opportunities to use NHERI in your research.

WHAT is happening?

Participate in two days of sessions and working groups of broad interest to the natural hazards engineering and social science community.

WHERE is the Summit?

The meeting will convene at the University of Maryland, in College Park, MD.

Co-hosts for the 2024 Natural Hazards Research Summit

University of Maryland

Allison C. Reilly, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UMD

Michelle Bensi, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UMD


Jennifer Bridge, University of Florida

Julio Ramirez, Purdue University

Dan Cox, Oregon State University

Jennifer Thornhill, Oregon State University

More Information

Travel Grants for early career researchers. There will be the opportunity to apply for one of up to 50 travel grants to cover costs of participation. Stay tuned to DesignSafe-CI for more information this fall.

Details about accommodations and registration also to come. In the meantime, take a moment to reserve May 14 and 15 on your 2024 calendar. Share with friends and colleagues!