Assistant Professor Samuel Yniesta, (Department of Civil, Geological and Mining Engineering, Polytechnique Montréal), has received the Shah Family Innovation Prize from the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI). This notable and important award is presented by EERI to early-career academics and professionals in recognition of their creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship in the field of earthquake risk mitigation and management. The purpose of the award is to stimulate creativity and leadership within the earthquake hazard mitigation and EERI communities. More details can be found at this link.
December 8th, 2021