EAEE through its Working Group 12 (Continuing Education and Professional Development) is organizing a series of Webinars on the Second Generation of Eurocode 8.
Renowned experts in the field will offer the different sessions of the webinars, under the coordination of different representatives of EAEE from relevant working groups and subcommittees.

Webinars Programme


WEBINAR 1-1: General rules and seismic action
Available recordings

March 30th 2022
Coordinators: Pierre Labbé (PT1 Leader of SC8); Atilla Ansal, Vice-President of EAEE

Opening Session
9:00 – 09:15 CET

Webinar 1-1.1: Organisation and concepts of EN1998
9:15 – 10:15 CET
Speaker: Philippe Bisch

Webinar 1-1.2: Seismic action
10:15 – 11:15 CET
Speaker: Pierre Labbé

11:15 – 11:30 CET

Webinar 1-1.3: Modelling, analysis and verification rules
11:30 – 12:30 CET
Speaker: Matjaž Dolšek

Webinar 1-1.4: Use of anti-seismic devices
12:30 – 13:30 CET
Speaker: Amadeo Benavent-Climent

WEBINAR 1-2: Buildings

Andre Plumier (PT2 Leader of SC8); Radu Văcăreanu (Vice-President of EAEE)

Speakers and date to be confirmed


WEBINAR 2: Bridges

Paolo Franchin (PT6 Leader of SC8); Andreas Kappos (Coordinator of WG11 of EAEE)

Speakers and date to be confirmed


WEBINAR 3: Assessment and retrofitting of buildings and bridges

Andreas Kappos (PT3 Leader of SC8); Rita Bento (Coordinator of WG12 of EAEE)

Speakers and date to be confirmed


WEBINAR 4: Silos, tanks, pipelines, towers masts and chimneys

Christoph Butenweg (PT4 Leader of SC8) ; Fabrizio Paolacci (Coordinator of WG13 of EAEE)

Speakers and date to be confirmed


WEBINAR 5: Geotechnics General rules and seismic action
Available recordings

July 8th 2022
Alain Pecker (PT5 Leader of SC8); Kyriazis Pitilakis (President of EAEE)

Opening Session
9:00 – 09:10 CET

Webinar 5.1: General overview of EN 1998-5. Basis of design and seismic action for geotechnical structures and systems 
9:10 – 09:55 CET
Speaker: Alain Pecker

Webinar 5.2: Application to geotechnical structures: site stability, liquefaction
9:55 – 10:30 CET
Speaker: Amir Kaynia

Webinar 5.3: Soil structure interaction
10:30 – 11:05 CET
Speaker: George Gazetas

11:05 – 11:30 CET

Webinar 5.4: Foundation systems: shallow foundations, piles
11:30 – 12:05 CET
Speaker: Antonio Correia

Webinar 5.5: Underground structures
12:05 – 12:40 CET
Speaker: Kyriazis Pitilakis

Webinar 5.6: Retaining structures
12:40 – 13:15 CET
Speaker: Luigi Callisto