3rd Annual Nuclear Industry Summit Latin America 2018

In Argentina, the Atucha 3 Nuclear Power Plant will be built in 2018. In Brazil, the construction work of the Angra 3 Nuclear Power Plant will also be restored following the announcement of a new eletronuclear partner in 2018. In Mexico, there have also been some updates in the nuclear power industry.

The 3rd Annual Nuclear Industry Summit Latin America (NISLA 2018) will be held in Buenos Aires on 19-20 March 2018.

The NISLA 2016 & NISLA 2017 were successfully held…


Call for Papers: HTR 2018

9th International Topical Meeting on High Temperature Reactor Technology

8-10 October 2018

Novotel Warszawa Centrum,
Marszałkowska 94/98, 00-510 Warsaw, Poland

Grzegorz Wrochna, NCBJ, Poland

Joël Guidez, CEA, France

Abstract submission 31 January 2018
Review Notification 31 March 2018
Full papers due 31 May 2018
Review notification 31 July 2018
Registration/Hotel 30 April 2018

All abstracts and papers are submitted electronically using Adobe Acrobat (PDF) files or Microsoft Word documents and the paper management system of the conference. Papers…


Register for SET Plan Conference – CEEC 2017

The SET Plan – The 10th Year Anniversary – Central European Energy Conference (CEEC) 2017 will take place in Bratislava at the Grand Hotel River Park on 29 November – 1 December 2017 and is held under the auspices of the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the EU.

Hamid Aït Abderrahim, Governing Board Chair of SNETP, is scheduled to be a speaker at the event.
More information on speakers here.

The registration for SET Plan X – Central European…


EUROSAFE 2017: promoting nuclear safety in Europe

The EUROSAFE 2017 event will be held at the Cité Internationale Universitaire in Paris on 6-7 November. Meet international experts and learn about the latest work carried out by ETSON and EUROSAFE members.

Be part of the network

After last year’s great success the TSO Café will again be part of this year’s event. You will be able to connect with representatives from international Technical Safety Organisations (TSOs) and get in touch with colleagues from all over the world, while visiting their stands and enjoying…


GEMINI+ project to kick off this month

The GEMINI+ consortium will meet on 27-28 September in Warsaw to officially kick off the project. GEMINI+ aims to develop a Trans-Atlantic Partnership to Accelerate the Development of Improved, Intrinsically Safe and Versatile Nuclear Energy Technology. During the meeting, partners will exchange on the HTGR technology and on how to promote and work towards the commissioning and deployment of this intrinsically safe nuclear reactor. It will also be a great opportunity to discuss current research and ongoing projects, and…


Read HONEST project newsletter

The HoNESt (History of Nuclear Energy and Society) Horizon 2020 project is a three year interdisciplinary research endeavour. HoNESt’s central objective is to understand how societies have engaged with nuclear energy, and how the nuclear energy sector has engaged with societies, and how this has changed over the course of the past 60 years.

The project mobilises an excellent interdisciplinary team involving key experts from 23 high profile research institutions. Based on a critical examination of past experiences, HoNESt’s results will contribute…


EC releases report on impact of EU R&I Programmes

The European Commission released the “Report of the independent High Level Group on maximising the impact of EU Research & Innovation Programmes.”

This report presents the group’s vision and recommendations for the future and for designing a post-2020 EU programme for research and innovation. It builds on the results of the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020, on a collection of documents and on issue papers prepared by the Commission services.


Research and Innovation: How to get more impact?

On behalf of the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Science|Business invites you to take this survey regarding the importance and future of European research and innovation.

The aim of this consultation is to gather the views of key scientists, journalists, financiers, corporate executives, academics and policy makers. We invite you personally to take the survey because you are a key R&I stakeholder and your opinion matters. The survey should take no longer…


PLIM 2017

The fourth PLiM (Plant Life Management) international conference will be held in Lyon, France, from 23–27 October 2017. This event is organised by IAEA in cooperation with JRC and EPRI. It will be hosted by the Government of France through NUGENIA and EDF.

The objectives of the conference are to:

  • Emphasise the role of PLiM programmes in assuring safety and improving reliable NPP operation
  • Identify the economic impacts of PLiM and LTO programmes, as well as methodologies for their evaluation
  • Provide key elements…