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ENC 2012

The European Forum to discuss Nuclear Technology Issues, Opportunities & Challenges

9 -12 December 2012, Manchester, United Kingdom

ENC 2012 Presentations - Invited Speakers

Mon 11:30-13:00 -Plenary Session: New Build - Auditorium
Chair: Alfio Vidal, Chief Nuclear Director, NUGEN;
Co-Chair: Eric Loewen, ANS Immediate Past President

With contributions from:
Vincent De Rivaz, EDF Energy, UK

Eric P. Loewen, ANS Immediate Past President, US

Alexey A. Kalinin, Head of International Business, Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom, “Nuclear power development: Rosatom perspective”

Mon 14:00-16:00 - Plenary Session: Life Science and other Applications - Auditorium
Chair: Frank Deconinck, SCK-CEN;
Co-Chair: Ron Cameron, OECD/NEA

With contributions on:
Challenges in Hadrontherapy
Prof. Stéphane Lucas, University of Namur (FUNDP), Belgium

A critical view on the effects of low-doses
Luc Bonneux, MD PhD, independent epidemiologist and publicist, The Netherlands/Belgium

Update of the Fusion Project
Carlos Alejaldre, ITER

Nuclear technology in space
Frank De Winne, Astronaut of the European Space Agency (ESA)
Leopold Summerer, European Space Agency

Tue 10:30-12:15 - Plenary Session: Fuel Cycle - Auditorium
Chair: Jean-Pol Poncelet, FORATOM;
Co-Chair: Marco Streit, ENS President

With contributions on:

Revolutions in Uranium Enrichment
Paul Harding, URENCO, UK

50 years of fuel qualification
Leo Sannen, SCK•CEN, Belgium

Advanced Fuel Technologies - An Overview
Marco Streit, Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland

PRISM: lighting a new era for reactor safety, energy security, and used nuclear fuel management
David Powell, GE- Hitachi, US

Challenges related to minor-actinide bearing fuel
Dominique Warin, CEA, France

Wed 13:00-15:00 - Plenary Session: Issues & Challenges for the Future of Nuclear - Auditorium
Chair: Jean Llewellyn, National Skills Academy for Nuclear, UK
Co-Chair: Jean-Pol Poncelet, FORATOM

With contributions on:

The System Costs of Different Power Generation Technologies: A New Look at the Competitiveness of Nuclear Power
Ron Cameron, OECD

The organisation of Energy markets and nuclear opportunities
József Bajsz, Eurelectric

Education, Training and Knowledge Management
Jean Llewellyn, National Skills Academy for Nuclear, UK


ENC 2012 Diamond Sponsor

GE HitachiNuclear Energy

ENC 2012 Gold Sponsors

AGORIA Belgoprocess SCK-CEN Nuclear Forum

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