Standing Committee Meeting Report International Development Seismology

March 2020

March 16, 2020 Virtual Meeting

Participants: Maureen Long (chair), Ana Aguiar, Cindy Ebinger, Andy Frassetto, Diego Melgar, Andy Newman, Xyoli Perez-Campos

Meeting Summary

The IDSC conducted a short webmeeting to review planned activities in 2020. The growing COVID pandemic has suspended indefitinitely any potential cooperative activities with ITCP Trieste. The IDSC will respond to the solicitation for Simpson Fund proposals in the summer with a proposed continuation of the international intern program. This proposal will be lightly modified from the previous proposal to allow for more flexibility for interns and hosts. The IDSC also acknowledges that it may be asked to evaluate other Simpson Fund proposals from the community that an international development focus.