Assessing and Managing Earthquake Risk: Geo-Scientific and Engineering Knowledge for Earthquake Risk Mitigation--Developments, Tools, Techniques (Geotechnical, Geological, and Earthquake Engineering)

* Multidisciplinary approach of risk assessment and management, which can provide more efficient earthquake mitigation.

* Transfer of Geo-scientific and engineering knowledge to Civil Protection and insurance agents

* Approaches and common practices directly related to the preparation of earthquake emergency plans

* Illustrated examples of actual applications, including web sites

* Case-studies and information on relevant international projects