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2020 ANS Virtual Winter Meeting
November 16–19, 2020
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OPG launches Canadian hub for nuclear collaboration
Ontario Power Generation has officially opened its Centre for Canadian Nuclear Sustainability, the company announced on October 23. Located in Ontario’s Durham Region, the new center is intended to integrate collaboration and research in the nuclear life cycle while also supporting the work under way to prepare for the decommissioning of OPG’s Pickering nuclear power plant.
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Panel|Session Chairs: Scott Bates - Recruitment Lead, Kirsten Sandoval - Manager, Employee Relations, Mark Shaver - Supervisor, Radiological Engineering
Wednesday, September 23, 2020|12:00–1:00PM (1:00–2:00PM EDT)
Panel|Session Organizer: Matthew Noel
Tuesday, September 22, 2020|12:00–1:00PM (1:00–2:00PM EDT)
Wednesday, September 23, 2020|9:00–10:00AM (10:00–11:00AM EDT)
Wednesday, September 23, 2020|3:00–4:00PM (4:00–5:00PM EDT)
Panel|Session Organizer: Dr. Jeremy T. Busby
Tuesday, September 22, 2020|9:00–10:00AM (10:00–11:00AM EDT)
Panel|Session Chair: Marni Wittman
Tuesday, September 22, 2020|3:00–4:00PM (4:00–5:00PM EDT)
Panel|Session Chair: Ms. Brooke D. Bates
Panel|Session Organizer: Kate Kelly
Panel|Session Organizer: Justin Monito
Panel|Session Organizer: Dr. Rolland P. Johnson
Panel|Session Organizers: Mr. Peter H. Brenton, Koroush Shirvan, Ben Forget
Wednesday, September 23, 2020|1:30–2:30PM (2:30–3:30PM EDT)
Wednesday, September 23, 2020|10:30–11:30AM (11:30AM–12:30PM EDT)
Tuesday, September 22, 2020|10:30–11:30AM (11:30AM–12:30PM EDT)
Panel|Session Organizer: Mr. Bo Cole
Panel|Session Organizer: Mr. Thomas Gallucio
Tuesday, September 22, 2020|1:30–2:30PM (2:30–3:30PM EDT)