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2017 Nuclear Criticality Safety Division Topical "Criticality safety - pushing the boundaries by modernizing and integrating data, methods, and regulations"
Carlsbad, NM Pecos River Village Conference Center September 10-15, 2017
Honorary Chair:

Todd Shrader (Manager, DOE Carlsbad Field Office)

General Chair:

Jef Lucchini (Staff Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Program Chair:

Sedat Goluoglu (Professor, University of Florida)

Keynote Speakers:

Thomas P. McLaughlin (Retiree, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Calvin Hopper (Retiree, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)

Robert Wilson (DOE, Environmental Management Consolidated Business Center)


The 2017 Nuclear Criticality Safety Division (NCSD) Topical Meeting will be hosted at the Pecos River Village Conference Center in Carlsbad, NM, September 10-15, 2017. All meeting activities, plenary sessions, technical sessions, tutorials and exhibits will be held at this location (unless otherwise noted).

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2017 International Topical Meeting on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Analysis (PSA 2017)
Pittsburgh, PA Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square September 24-28, 2017
General Chair:

Cindy Pezze (Vice President & Chief Technical Officer, Westinghouse Electric Company)

Assistant General Chair:

Melissa Lucci (Manager, Risk Applications and Methods-I, Westinghouse Electric Company)

Program Chair:

Andrea Maioli (Principal Engineer, Westinghouse Electric Company)


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Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space 2018
Las Vegas, NV February 26-March 1, 2018
General Chair:

Steven Clement (Program Manager, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Program Chair:

Jorge Navarro (Research Engineer, Idaho National Laboratory)

2018 International Congress on Advances in Nuclear Power Plants (ICAPP 18)
Charlotte, NC The Westin Charlotte April 8-11, 2018
Honorary Chair:

Steve Byrne (Chief Operating Officer and President, Generation and Transmission, South Carolina Electric and Gas Company)

General Chair:

Glen Watford (VP & CTO, GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy)

Program Chair:

Travis W. Knight (Professor and Director, University of South Carolina)

11th International Conference on Methods and Applications of Radioanalytical Chemistry (MARC XI)
Kailua-Kona, HI April 8-13, 2018
General Chair:

Steve LaMont (Project Leader, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Program Chair:

Sam Glover (Supervisory Research Health Scientist, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)

Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo
Amelia Island, FL Omni Amelia Island Plantation August 5-8, 2018
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20th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division of the American Nuclear Society
Santa Fe, NM Drury Plaza Hotel August 26-31, 2018
General Chair:

Avneet Sood (XCP-3 Group Leader, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Program Chairs:

CJ Solomon (Research Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Roger Martz (Technical Staff Member, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Plutonium Futures - The Science 2018
San Diego, CA September 9-14, 2018
General Chair:

Franz Freibert (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Program Chair:

Albert Migliori (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Advances in Nuclear Nonproliferation Technology and Policy Conference 2018
Wilmington, NC September 23-27, 2018
General Chair:

John Mattingly (Associate Professor, North Carolina State University)

Program Chairs:

Rian Bahran (Staff Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Margaret Harding (4 Factor Consulting, LLC)

Applicability of Radiation-Response Models to Low Dose Protection Standards
Pasco, WA Red Lion Hotel Pasco September 30-October 3, 2018
General Chair:

Alan Waltar (Retired, PNNL)

Program Chair:

Ronald Kathren (Washington State University (retired))


This meeting is co-sponsored by Health Physics Society


Pacific Basin Nuclear Conference - 2018 PBNC
San Francisco, CA Hyatt Regency September 30-October 5, 2018
Honorary Co-Chairs:

Mark T. Peters (Laboratory Director, Idaho National Laboratory)


General Co-Chairs:

Don Eggett (Senior Management Consultant)

Mimi H. Limbach (Managing Partner, Potomac Communications Group)

International Program Co-Chairs:

Corey McDaniel (Canadian Nuclear Laboratories)

Kathy McCarthy (Canadian Nuclear Laboratories)

CONTE 2019: Conference on Nuclear Training and Education: A Biennial International Forum
St. Augustine, FL World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort February 5-7, 2019
General Chair:

Russ Godwin (Fleet Training Director, Southern Company)

Program Co-Chairs:

Jane LeClair

Patrick Berry

International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management 2019 (IHLRWM 2019)
Knoxville, TN Knoxville Convention Center April 14-18, 2019
General Chairs:

John Scaglione (Manager, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)

Rob Howard (Project Manager, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)

Program Chair:

Eric Pierce (Group Leader, Earth Sciences, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)

2019 International Topical Meeting on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Analysis (PSA 2019)
Charleston, SC April 28-May 3, 2019
General Chair:

Kevin R. O'Kula (Consulting Engineer IV, AECOM Technical Services)

Program Chair:

Mohammad Modarres (Professor, University of Maryland)

Assistant Program Chair:

Bonnie J. Shapiro (Nuclear Criticality Safety Engineering Manager, Savannah River National Laboratory)

19th International Conference on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systems - Water Reactors
Eastern U.S. - TBD August 11-15, 2019
General Chair:

John H. Jackson

Program Chair:

Denise Paraventi

18th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics
Portland, OR August 18-22, 2019
General Chairs:

Jose Reyes (Chief Technology Officer, NuScale Power)

Mark Peters (Laboratory Director, Idaho National Laboratory)

Kurshad Muftuoglu (Principal Engineer/Technologist, GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy)

Program Chairs:

Brian Woods (Professor, Oregon State University)

Dominique Bestion (Research Director, Commissariat a l'Energie Atomiq)

Akira Yamaguchi (Professor, University of Tokyo)

M&C 2019
Portland, OR August 25-29, 2019
General Chairs:

John Wagner (Chief Scientist, Materials and Fuels Complex, Idaho National Laboratory)

Jim Rathkopf (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)

Program Chairs:

Todd Palmer (Professor, Oregon State University)

Jean Ragusa (Professor, Texas A&M University)

Global/Top Fuel 2019
Seattle, WA The Westin Seattle September 22-27, 2019
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