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2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Eleven countries newly elected to IAEA board
Eleven countries have been newly elected to serve on the 35-member board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency for the period 2021–2022. The election took place on September 23 during the plenary session of the 65th IAEA General Conference, in Vienna, Austria. The conference started on September 20 and will run through September 24.
Harold L. Dodds
Howard W. Harvey
Fredric C. Olds
Small Local SectionsColorado (Meritorious, Best Management and Programs, Best Public Information and Education, Best Section Management)Virginia (Best Membership)
Louis F. Storz
Douglas E. Peplow
C. Ruth Kempf
Peter V. DomeniciJohn E. PriceThomas H. Row
GraduateUniversity of MassachusettsA. Jirapngmed, K. Randall, R. TookerUniversity of TennesseeB. Rsmussen, J. GettyUndergraduateMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyR. Cohen, V. Curran, N. Kutsuzawa, A. Novak, K. NoyesPurdue UniversityB. Horner, M. Riemer, S. Spillane, D. Wenzel
Victor H. Ransom
Larry R. ForemanSteven W. HaanDov Shvarts
Palo Verde Nuclear Generating StationArizona Public ServicesV.C. Summer Nuclear StationSouth Carolina Electric & Gas Company
Michael S. Tuckman Duke Power Company
John J. Dorning
Corbin A. McNeill, Jr.