Nuclear in a changing world

26 June 2019 Bucharest, Romania

Programme

25 June 2019

19:00
 

 

Bus departures for the Conference dinner

19:30
 

 

Dinner at the Press House Victoria Ballroom

Keynote address by General Dumitru Prunariu

22:30
 

 

Bus departures to Hotel

26 June 2019

10:00 – 11:15
Opening Session

 

Welcome

Keynote Address

  • Dr. Serban Valeca, Vice-Chairman of the Romanian Senate, and Honorary Adviser for Nuclear Power to the Prime Minister of the Romanian Government

Setting the scene

  • William D. Magwood IV, Director-General at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Nuclear Energy Agency (OECD-NEA)

Contribution of the nuclear industry to the EU economy

11:15 – 11:45
Coffee Break

11:45 – 13:00
Session 1: Key challenges in the EU

 

A conversation with:

Moderator: Yves Desbazeille, Director General at FORATOM

13:00 – 14:00
Lunch

14:00 – 15:00
Session 2: Role of Long-Term Operation of nuclear power plants

 

  • Jan Jilek, Deputy Head of Unit Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety at the European Commission 

A conversation with:

Moderator: Andrei Goicea, Executive Manager at FORATOM

15.00 – 15.20
The Nuclear Innovation: Clean Energy Future (NICE Future) Initiative and U.S. Technology Updates

 

Ed McGinnis, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy

15:20 – 15:30
Coffee break

15:30 – 16:45
Session 3: How to ensure we have the necessary skills

 

A conversation with:

  • Dinu Bumbacea, Partner In Charge at Deloitte Consultanta
  • Yeonhee Hah, Head of the Division of Human Aspects of Nuclear Safety at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Nuclear Energy Agency (OECD-NEA)
  • Ionut Zaharov, Syndicat UNIVERS (member of the European Federation of Public Service Unions – EPSU)
  • Dr Teodor Chirica, Senior Adviser to the CEO of Nuclearelectrica
  • Paul Spence, Director of Strategy and Corporate Affairs at EDF Energy
  • Greg Ashurst, Head of Nuclear Sector Deal and Skills at the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS)

Moderator: Jessica Johnson, Communications Director at FORATOM

16.45 – 17.00
Closing remarks

 

Dr Teodor Chirica, President of FORATOM

27 June 2019

 

Contact

Jessica.Johnson@foratom.org

 

Organised by: FORATOM and ROMATOM

 

Organisers

 

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