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Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo "Nuclear Sustainability - Rising to the Challenge."
Amelia Island, FL Omni Amelia Island Plantation August 9-12, 2015
General Chair:

Benjamin C. Waldrep (Harris Plant Vice President, Duke Energy)

Program Co-Chairs:

Shann D. Coleman (Manager, Strategic Nuclear Alliances and Variable Resources, Duke Energy)

Michael L. Spellman (Control Room Supervisor, Duke Energy)

Assistant Program Chair:

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.

Hotel Information:
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.

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