The 6th SNETP General Assembly was held on 30 November 2016 in Bratislava as a side event of the SET-Plan 2016 Conference (1-2 December 2016). It included a public session open to the SET-Plan participants and external stakeholders, including representatives of international institutions and Member States as well as journalists from specialised press.
The SNETP General Assembly was followed by an event dedicated to NC2I. This NC2I Information Session provided updates on the progress made in the technical field and strategic interactions with international counterparts.
- Access presentations given at 6th SNETP General Assembly (members only)
- Access presentations given at NC2I Information Session (members only)
The meeting was chaired by H. Aït Abderrahim, Chairman of the SNETP Governing Board.
Wednesday 30 November 2016 8:00 – 8:30 Registration & welcome coffee 8:30 - 10:00 6th SNETP General Assembly – restricted session – access upon invitation 10:00 Coffee break Open access to the Public session of the SNETP GA
Introduction: “EC views on SNETP in the context of the SET-Plan”
European Commission, Directorate General RTD, Head of Unit for Fission, EC (tbc)
Update on NUGENIA - Nuclear Gen II & III Association
NUGENIA Presidency representative
Update on ESNII – European Sustainable Nuclear Industrial Initiative
Noël Camarcat, EDF, Special Advisor for Nuclear R&D and International Issues, France – Chair of the ESNII Task Force
Update on NC2I - Nuclear Cogeneration Industrial Initiative
Grzegorz Wrochna – Chair of the NC2I Task Force
Key speeches:Marc Deffrennes – Nuclear innovation 2050 in the NEA/OECD perspective (tbc)Stefano Monti – Nuclear Innovation – an IAEA perspective (tbc)Q&A 12:00 Adjourn & Buffet lunch in OPUS restaurant (ground floor) 13:00 – 17:00 NC2I Information session
- Information on non-electric use of nuclear power (including new initiatives)
- Report on NC2I recent activities
- Presentation of the NC2I Concept Paper
- Presentation of NC2I governing structure (including Memorandum of Understanding)
SET Plan Conference 2016
The SET Plan 2016 Conference was held during Slovakia’s EU Council Presidency and created a prestigious international platform for open discussion on the most important issues regarding current EU energy policy and research and innovation policy between stakeholders.
The conference examined the process of creating the European Energy Union, looking specifically at the research and innovation strategy which is key to producing a breakthrough in transforming the EU energy sector. The aims were to improve the visibility of the Energy Union, identify policy options and priorities and plan future actions.