The 3rd International Conference on Urban Disaster Reduction (3ICUDR) builds on an established practice of international collaboration and knowledge-sharing after disaster events in Japan, US, and Taiwan. In this third conference, New Zealand joins the three collaborating countries. The mission of the conference is to develop, integrate and promote new knowledge and best practices in sustainable disaster recovery, with a particular emphasis on urban environments.

The 3ICUDR will take place from September 28-October 1, 2014 in Boulder, Colorado, USA. More information about the conference will be posted on this website as it becomes available. Questions regarding the 3ICUDR should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Sponsoring Organizations

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Earthquake Engineering Research Institute
Conference Organizer

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Natural Hazards Center
Conference Host

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The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership
Conference Sponsor

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Federal Emergency Management Agency
Conference Sponsor

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Institute of Social Safety Science

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National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction

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Disaster Management Society of Taiwan

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GNS Science

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New Zealand Society of Earthquake Engineering