Bill Herwig (Supervisor, Design Engineering, SCE&G)
Atul Karve (Engineering Manager, GEH Global Nuclear Fuel)
Ivan Maldonado (Associate Professor, University of Tennessee)
Ron Ellis (Senior R&D Scientist, ORNL)
Tiina Jalonen (Senior Vice President, Posiva Oy)
Lake Barrett (L. Barrett Consulting, LLC)
Andrew Sowder (Sr. Project Manager, Electric Power Research Institute)
Ruth Weiner (Subject Expert, Boston Government Services)
The Charleston Marriott, located at 170 Lockwood Boulevard, Charleston, SC 29403-5123, will be the location for the 2015 International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management conference (IHLRWM), where all the meeting activities and technical session will take place.
The special room rate for the meeting is $179/per night (single/double rate). The Government room rate is $173/per night (single/double rate). Please note that if booking an available Government rate room, a valid and active Government ID will be required at check-in.
Reservations can be made online at:
Book your Group Rate: Charleston Marriott
Book your Government Rate: Marriott Government Rate
To make a phone reservation for a guest room, call 800-228-9290.
Room block closes on Monday, March 16th, 2015, after which point room rate and availability cannot be guaranteed. Attendees must identify themselves as part of the American Nuclear Society to receive the group rate.
Stephen P. LaMont (Senior Science Advisor, Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Samuel E. Glover (Research Health Scientist, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)
Robert Grove (Group Leader, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Martin Sattison (Division Director, Idaho National Laboratory)
Michael Calley (Department Manager, Idaho National Laboratory)
Benjamin C. Waldrep (Harris Plant Vice President, Duke Energy)
Shann D. Coleman (Manager, Strategic Nuclear Alliances and Variable Resources, Duke Energy)
Michael L. Spellman (Control Room Supervisor, Duke Energy)
William H. Bishop (General Manager, Maintenance, PPL Susquehanna, LLC)
The 2015 Utility Working Conference & Vendor Technology Expo will be hosted at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Amelia Island, FL from August 9-12. All meeting activities, plenary sessions, technical sessions and exhibits and will be held at the hotel (unless otherwise noted).
Make your room reservation now! The special group rate for the conference starts at $160+. A limited number of rooms are reserved at this rate.
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
39 Beach Lagoon Road
Amelia Island, Florida 32034
Book your Group Rate: Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
Hotel phone number: (904) 261-6161. If calling, please make sure to mention the "American Nuclear Society" or "Utility Working Conference" to receive the group rate.
Group Code: 080415UTILITYWO (If you do not use the link above, make sure to place the code into the "Group Code" box on the reservation page, or provide to the reservation agent).
Reservations must be made by Friday, July 17, 2015 , or before the group rooms are sold out, so do not delay. Prevailing hotel rates may apply after this date or when the group rooms are sold out, whichever occurs first.
Travel & Transportation:
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort is just a short 45 minute drive from downtown Jacksonville, and 29 miles from Jacksonville International Airport. Private and corporate aircraft charters can also fly directly to Fernandina Beach Municipal Airport, four miles north of the Resort. Please note that the Amelia Island Plantation Community Association does not permit motorcycles on the property. Complimentary self-parking is available.
Looking for things to do on Amelia Island?Click here for resort activities.
Michael L. Corradini (Professor, University of Wisconsin)
Hisashi Ninokata (Professor, Politecnico Di Milano)
Xiaodong Sun (Associate Professor, The Ohio State University)
Hee Cheon No (Professor, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
Nam T. Dinh (Professor, North Carolina State University)
Elliott Whitesides (Retired, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Robert Busch (University of New Mexico)
Sandi Larson (Atkins)
Michaele Brady Raap (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory)
Larry Wetzel (B&W Nuclear Operations Group)
Make your reservations now! The special rate for conference attendees is $159. A limited number of rooms are reserved at this rate. You may secure a room by booking online at the Omni Charlotte Hotel or by calling 800-THE-OMNI. Attendees must identify themselves as part of the American Nuclear Society to receive the group rate.
Reservations must be made by Tuesday, August 11, 2015. Prevailing rates may apply after this date or when the group rooms are sold out, whichever occurs first. Rooms are subject to availability.
Mike G. Houts (NASA MSFC)
Neil Wilmshurst (Vice President and CNO, Electric Power Research Institute)
Per Peterson (Professor, University of California, Berkeley)
Robert P. Addis (Director of Defense Programs Technology, Savannah River National Laboratory)
James Klein (Advisory Engineer, Savannah River National Laboratory)
Finis H. Southworth (Chief Technology Officer, AREVA Inc.)
Mark DeHart (Senior Reactor Physicist, Idaho National Laboratory)
Nick Liparulo (Senior Vice President, Westinghouse Electric Company)
Jim Byrne (Byrne & Associates LLC)
Michael Williams (Associate Director Engineering and Infrastructure, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory)
Keith Rule (Senior Project Engineer, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory)
Charles Gentile (Program Manager Tritium Operations, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory)
Kemal Pasamehmetoglu (Associate Laboratory Director, Idaho National Laboratory)
Jon Carmack (National Technical Director, Idaho National Laboratory)
John Strumpell (Manager, R&D Fuel BU, US Region, AREVA)
Julie Sickle (Vice President of Training, Exelon Generation)
Jane LeClair (Chief Operating Officer, National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior)
Gregg Ludlam (Training Director of Fleet Operations Training, Exelon Nuclear)
Last updated March 27, 2015, 5:56pm CDT