Seventh Asian Regional Conference on the Evolution of the System of Radiological Protection

    University of Tokyo at Hongo Campus, Tokyo Japan
    8-9 January 2015


    General information

    The OECD Nuclear Energy Agency Committee on Radiological Protection and Public Health (CRPPH) held the Seventh Regional Conference on the Evolution of the System of Radiological Protection (RP). The international forum provided an exchange of information and experience between various stakeholders (regulators, scientists, governmental and non-governmental organizations, local groups and journalists) in radiological protection and public health.

    Objectives

    The conference focused on extracting various radiological protection issues based on experience from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident.

    The objectives of this conference were to:

    • share knowledge and experience of various stakeholders who have implemented protective actions following the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident in order to highlight current radiological protection issues;
    • analyse identified issues in order to review their possible impacts on the system;
    • discuss how and where the system of radiological protection could evolve to better address the issues that have been identified.

    Conference organisation

    This conference was organised by NEA CRPPH, co-organised by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT), the Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) and the National Institute of Radiation Sciences (NIRS).

    Working language

    The working language of the conference was English, with simultaneous translation in English and Japanese.

    Webcast

    The conference presentation was available via webcast. The webcast language was in English. The links to the videos can be found under the related link heading.

    Venue

    Sanjo Conference Hall
    University of Tokyo at Hongo Campus,
    Tokyo, Japan  
    7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8654, Japan
    Hongo campus map
    Tel.:  +81-(0)3-3818-3008
    Fax:  +81-(0)3-5841-2315

    Related link

    Presentations and videos

    Last reviewed: 13 January 2015