DELEGATES WILL
GAIN INSIGHTS INTO
CONTEMPORARY
NUCLEAR SAFETY
CHALLENGES AND
RESPONSES.

TECHNICAL PROGRAMME


SUNDAY 20 OCTOBER

  • 07:00-19:00

    Registration and Information Desk
    Ground Floor Conference Foyer

  • 08:00-12:00

    Atlanta Centre Governing Board* (08:30-11:30)
    Cutty Sark 1 & 2
    Moscow Centre Governing Board* (08:00-12:00)
    Arora 14 & 17
    Paris Centre Governing Board* (08:00-12:00)
    Arora 12 & 15
    Tokyo Centre Governing Board* (09:00-11:30)
    Arora 13 & 16

  • 12:00-13:00

    Lunch
    Market Brasserie

  • 13:00-17:30

    WANO Governing Board Meeting*
    Arora 14 & 17

  • 19:00-22:00

    Welcome Reception**
    Arora Foyer

* By invitation only.
** Business casual attire.


DAY 1
MONDAY 21 OCTOBER

  • 07:00-17:30

    Ground Floor Conference Foyer
    Arora 1-7
    Simone Rossi
    Chief Executive Officer, EDF Energy
    President, WANO
    Keynote Speaker:
    Arora 1-7
    Susan Landahl
    Senior Vice President, Exelon Generation
    Opening Address:
    Arora 1-7
    Tom Mitchell
    Chairman, WANO
    Industry Performance Overview:
    Arora 1-7
    Peter Prozesky
    Chief Executive Officer, WANO

  • 10:30

    Break
    Arora Foyer

  • 13:30

    Panel Session 1: Corporate leadership for safety – why 30 years on are we still seeing recurring themes?
    Arora 1-7
    George Felgate
    Former WANO Managing Director
    Jaroslav Holubec
    Chairman of WANO Moscow Centre Governing Board
    CHEN Hua
    Chairman, China National Nuclear Power Co, Ltd.
    Gwen Parry-Jones
    Chief Executive Officer, Magnox Ltd.

  • 09:30

    WANO Chairman’s opening address

  • 12:30

    Lunch
    Arora 11

  • 13:30

    Panel Session 2: Maintaining a focus on safety during economically challenging times
    Arora 1-7
    Mano K Nazar
    President, NextEra Energy
    Bohdan Zronek
    Chief Nuclear Officer and Director, CEZ
    Johan Dasht
    Managing Director, OKG AB – Oskarshamn NPP
    Satish Kumar Sharma
    Chairman and Managing Director, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited

  • 15:00

    Break
    Arora Foyer

  • 15:30

    Panel Session 3: Maintaining a safe and reliable workforce
    Arora 1-7
    Naohiro Masuda
    Chief Executive Officer, Japan Nuclear Fuel Limited
    Jörg Michels
    Chief Executive Officer, EnBW Kernkraft GmbH
    Aleksandr Viktorovich Shutikov
    First Deputy Chief Executive Officer of NPP Operation, Rosenergoatom Concern OJSC
    Brian Duncan
    Senior Vice President of Nuclear Fleet Operations, Ontario Power Generation

  • 16:55

    Summary of Day 1
    Tom Mitchell
    Chairman, WANO

  • 17:00

    Adjourn

  • 17:15

    Extraordinary General Meeting*
    Arora 1-7

  • 17:50

    Delegates and guests meet in hotel foyer for departure to boats at 18:00

  • 18:00-22:15

    EDF Energy River Thames cruise and evening at the National Gallery**

* By invitation only.
** Business attire. Please be ready to depart from the hotel foyer at 18.00. There is a short walk to Greenwich Pier where embarkation will take place from 18:15. After disembarking from the boat at Westminster Pier, there will be a 20-minute (approx) walk to the National Gallery on Trafalgar Square. Coach transfer from the boat to the gallery is available for those requiring assistance. The journey back to the hotel at the end of the evening will be by coach. Coaches depart the National Gallery at 22:15.


DAY 2
TUESDAY 22 OCTOBER

  • 07:00-17:00

    Registration and Information Desk
    Ground Floor Conference Foyer

  • 08:30

    Closed CEO Session*
    Arora 13-17

  • 08:30

    Nuclear Industry Innovation – speakers and presentations on innovations in our industry**
    Arora 1-7
    Neil Wilmshurst
    Chief Nuclear Officer, Electric Power Research Institute
    Andrew Sherry
    Chief Scientist, UK National Nuclear Laboratory
    King Lee
    Director, Harmony Programme, World Nuclear Association
    Charles Pardee
    President, Terrestrial Energy USA

  • 10:30

    Break
    Arora Foyer

  • 11:00

    Panel Session 4: Nuclear new build, enabling safe and reliable generation from the start
    Arora 1-7
    Vladimir Aspidov
    First Deputy Director, Technical Academy of Rosatom
    Mohamed Al Hammadi
    Chief Executive Officer, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
    Stuart Crooks
    Hinkley Point C, Managing Director EDF Energy

  • 12:30

    Lunch
    Arora 11

  • 13:30

    30 Years of WANO:
    Looking Back at 30 Years of WANO

    Arora 1-7
    Tom Mitchell
    Chairman, WANO
    Zack Pate
    Chairman Emeritus, WANO
    Looking to the Future:
    Young Generation Panel

    Arora 1-7
    Boris Beauvie
    EDF - representing WANO Paris Centre
    Ross Horgan
    New Brunswick Power - representing WANO Atlanta Centre
    Navit Kumar
    Narora Nuclear Power Plant in India - representing WANO Tokyo Centre
    Angel Slavchev
    Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant in Bulgaria - representing WANO Moscow Centre

  • 15:00

    Break
    Arora Foyer

  • 15:30

    WANO Chairman’s Closing Address
    Arora 1-7
    Tom Mitchell
    Chairman, WANO

  • 16:00

    Outgoing President’s Address
    Arora 1-7
    Simone Rossi
    Chief Executive Officer, EDF Energy President, WANO

  • 16:15

    Incoming President’s Address

  • 16:30

    Adjourn

  • 18:30

    Cocktail reception***

  • 19:00-22:30

    Nuclear Excellence Awards ceremony and dinner***

* By invitation only
** All delegates not in the Closed CEO Session are invited
*** Business attire


DAY 3
WEDNESDAY 23 OCTOBER

  • 08:00-10:30

    Registration and Information Desk
    Ground Floor Hotel Foyer

  • 08:45

    Post-BGM Technical Tour 2 – Hinkley Point B & C Power Station
    Delegates and accompanying persons should meet at 08:45 on the ground floor of the hotel lobby for departure at 09:00

  • 09:45

    Post-BGM Technical Tour 1 – Sizewell B Power Station
    Delegates and accompanying persons should meet at 09:45 on the ground floor of the hotel lobby for departure at 10:00

SPEAKERS

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