The 2019 annual COSMOS Technical Session

About the Annual Technical Session Series
The annual technical session provides a forum for seismologists and seismic engineers to come together and discuss issues related to the use of earth science data (including earthquake recordings) by the engineering community.

Time & Location

Friday November 22, 2019
Oakland Marriott City Center
1001 Broadway, Oakland, California. 

Registration and Sponsorship Information

General admission
General admission tickets are $300 for early bird (through 10/18/19), $350 for preregistration (through 11/15/19), and $400 for the week of registration, which includes breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and drinks and appetizers at the cocktail reception.  Members should use the provided discount code (email if you didn't receive an email).
Student admission
FEMA has provided special funding to support the participation of students. There is a special reduced student rate of $60.
Sponsorship opportunites are available. Sponsors logos will be acknowledged in the program, at the session, and on the new COSMOS website. Sponsorships also include general admission tickets as shown below. Please see the registration page and email Jacie at for more details.

Platinum: $4000 (8 tickets)
Gold: $2000 (4 tickets)
Silver: $1000 (2 tickets)
Bronze: $500 (1 ticket)

Travel Information

The Oakland Marriott City Center is located at 1001 Broadway, Oakland, California. For those coming by BART, the location is between the 12th and 19th street stations.

Parking is available on the block at 15th and Broadway. 

Garage parking is available at: 
Clay Street Garage   1414 Clay Street
Ken's Garage  420 13th Street
Downtown Merchants  1316 Franklin Street

Continuing Education

This year, attendees will be able to earn 0.6 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) or 6 Professional Development Hours (PDUs) by attending. 

Platinum Sponsors

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Gold Sponsors

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Organizational Sponsors

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COSMOS 2019 Project Sponsors

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2443 Fillmore St #380-6131
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 766-0665