United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Program Agenda

3/11/2019
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Early Registration Open On-site (Registration Service Desk)

3/12/2019
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Service Areas Open (Registration, Internet/Print Center, Help Desk)

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Meet and Greet—Networking Opportunity

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Opening Session

Welcome and Introductory Remarks:
Ho K. Nieh, Director, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation (NRR)
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)

A Conversation with NRC’s Chairman and Executive Director for Operations
Kristine L. Svinicki, Chairman, NRC and Margaret M. Doane, Executive Director for Operations, NRC
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Commissioner Plenary

Introduction:
Ray Furstenau, Director, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research (RES), NRC

Perspectives from Commissioner Baran
Jeff Baran, Commissioner, NRC
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Commissioner Plenary

Introduction:
Ho K. Nieh, Director, NRR, NRC

Remarks of Commissioner Burns"
Stephen G. Burns, Commissioner, NRC
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Networking Break

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Special Guest Speaker

Introduction
Ray Furstnau, Director, RES, NRC

"Boosting Innovation in Nuclear Energy: Meeting the Demand for Clean Energy to Power the 21st Century"

Nathan Myhrvold, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Intellectual Ventures
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch Break

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions


1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

NRC Operations Center Tour #1

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Networking Break

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions

3/13/2019
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Service Areas Open (Registration, Internet/Print Center, Help Desk)

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display

8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Meet and Greet—Networking Opportunity

8:45 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

Commissioner Plenary

Introduction:
Ho K. Nieh, Director, NRR, NRC

Remarks by Commissioner Caputo
Annie Caputo, Commissioner, NRC
9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Commissioner Plenary

Introduction:
Ray Furstenau, Director, RES, NRC

People, Teams, and Rules Matter: A Small Town Approach to Transforming the NRC
David A. Wright, Commissioner, NRC
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Networking Break

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

NRC Operations Center Tour #2

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch Break

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions


1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

NRC Operations Center Tour #3

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Networking Break

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions

3/14/2019
7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Service Areas Open (Registration, Internet/Print Center, Help Desk)

7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Meet and Greet—Networking Opportunity

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Technical Sessions

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

NRC Operations Center Tour #4

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Networking Break

ePosters and Digital Presentations on Display
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Technical Sessions

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

NRC Operations Center Tour #5

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