Third Conference MDEP Conference on New Reactor Design Activities

Programme

Bethesda, Maryland, USA
14-15 May 2014

14 May 2014

OPENING SESSION

Chairs:

Dr. Allison Macfarlane, MDEP Policy Group (PG) Chair, Chair US NRC
Mr. Javier Reig, Nuclear Energy Agency

09:00-10:00  Welcome and opening of conference

SESSION 1 – Design-Specific Working Groups

10:15-12:00

Chairs:

Mr. Petteri Tiippana, Finland PG member,
Director-General STUK
Mr. Fredrik Hassel, Sweden PG member,
Deputy Director-General SSM

12:00-14:00 Lunch

SESSION 2 – Commissioning Activities

14:00-15:30

Chairs:

Mr. Wang Zhongtang, China PG member, Vice-Administrator NNSA
Mr. William Travers, United Arab Emirates, Director General FANR

15:30-16:00  Break

SESSION 3 – Vendor Inspection

16:00-17:45

Chairs:

Dr. S. S. Bajaj, Indian PG member, Chair AERB
Mr. Yong Hwan Kim, Korean PG representative, Secretary General NSSC

17:45 End of day one

15 May 2014

SESSION 4 – Digital Instrumentation and Control

8:30-10:00

Chairs:

Mr. Fredrik Hassel, Sweden PG member, Deputy Director-General SSM
Mr. Petteri Tiippana, Finland PG member, Director-General STUK

10:00-10:30 Break

SESSION 5 – New reactor activities related to the Fukushima Daiichi accident

10:30-12:00

Chairs:

Mr. Pierre-Franck Chevet, France PG member, Chair ASN
Mr. Daiji Takeuchi, Japan PG representative, Director-General for Nuclear Regulatory Technical Affairs NRA

12:00-14:00 Lunch

SESSION 6 – Codes and Standards Harmonisation

14:00-15:30

Chairs:

Mr. Terry Jamieson, Canadian PG member, Vice-President CNSC
Mr. Valery Bezzubtsev, Russian PG member, Deputy Chair Rostechnadzor

15:30-16:00 Break

SESSION 7 – MDEP Way Forward and Related Activities

16:00-17:30

Chairs: 

Dr. Allison Macfarlane, MDEP PG Chair, Chair US NRC
Mr. Pierre-Franck Chevet, France PG member, Chair ASN

CLOSING SESSION

Chairs:

Dr. Allison Macfarlane, MDEP PG Chair, Chair US NRC
Mr. Javier Reig, Nuclear Energy Agency

17:30-18:00 Conclusion and Closing of the Conference

Last reviewed: 6 June 2014