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Conference information

On behalf  of  the Anti-Seismic  Systems  International  Society (ASSISi)  and  the Russian Association  for  earthquake  engineering  and  protection  from  natural  and manmade hazards (RAEE) we warmly invite you to join us in St. Petersburg, Russia, on 1-6 July 2019 for the 16th World Conference on Seismic Isolation, Energy Dissipation and Active Vibration Control of Structures.

We    believe    this    conference   presents   a  unique    opportunity     for   sharing   the  latest  international  earthquake  engineering  knowledge and we encourage you to start planning your contributions and attendance at the conference.

Please  note  the key  dates for  abstract and  paper submission. As the  conference date draws    closer     the    website    will     be    updated    with    details    of    the   keynote  speakers, programme and other conference activities.

At  the  same  dates  in  the  parallel  session  the XIII  Russian  National  Conference  on Earthquake Engineering and Seismic Zoning will be held.

We look forward to welcoming you all in St. Petersburg!


Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline  -  01 december 2018

Authors Notified of Outcome   - 10 january 2019

Full Paper Initial Version Submission - 01 february 2019 (recommended)    

Final Paper Submission  - 01 april 2019   


Site News

  • Dear 16WCSI participants!

    The 16WCSI Organizing Committee informs that the conference proceedings will be finalized after the conference finish in accordance with the requirements of international citation databases and will get  ISBN and DOI. 
    The final version of the book of abstracts will be offered to the Scopus database and published at the conference website (

  • The 16WCSI Organizing Committee informs all participants that the preliminary version of full conference programme with presentations timetable IS published at the 16WCSI website! You may see it at "Dates and structure" page. The direct link to program download is 

  • URGENT! For room booking please contact SG tours