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2024 ANS Annual Conference
June 16–19, 2024
Las Vegas, NV|Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
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The year 2024 is shaping up to be a historic one for Posiva, the waste management organization owned by Finland’s two nuclear power plant utilities, Fortum and Teollisuuden Voima. The company is looking to receive regulatory approval of its operating license for the Onkalo deep geological repository for high-level radioactive waste by the end of the year.
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Session Chair: Pamela Aigner|Alternate Chair: George E. Manaskie
Session Chair: Lisa Edwards|Alternate Chair: Dan Randolph
Session Chair: Marlene Khalil|Alternate Chair: Jason Overstreet
Session Chair: Thomas S. Dean|Alternate Chair: Stephen Page
Session Chair: Dan Randolph|Alternate Chair: Juan J. Cortez
Session Chair: Raymond J. Dean|Alternate Chair: Robert L. Sandstrom
Session Chair: Frank J. Giannone|Alternate Chair: Lisa M. Marshall
Session Chair: Jason Overstreet|Alternate Chair: Marlene Khalil
Session Chair: Michael L. Marler|Alternate Chair: David W. Helling
Session Chair: Patrick J. Berry|Alternate Chair: Frank J. Giannone
Session Chair: Douglas S. Batche|Alternate Chair: Pamela Aigner
Session Chair: Richard P. Coe|Alternate Chair: Jason D. Valtos
Session Chair: Richard Gayheart|Alternate Chair: Gerard O. Hildebrandt
Session Chair: David W. Helling|Alternate Chair: Raymond J. Dean
Session Chair: Robert L. Sandstrom|Alternate Chair: Douglas S. Batche
Session Chair: Lisa M. Marshall|Alternate Chair: Richard P. Coe
Session Chair: George E. Manaskie|Alternate Chair: Thomas S. Dean
Session Chair: Aaron Bergeron|Alternate Chair: Richard Gayheart
Session Chair: Juan J. Cortez|Alternate Chair: Lisa Edwards
Session Chair: Bei Liu|Alternate Chair: Patrick Berry
Session Chair: Henry T. Curry|Alternate Chair: Patrick J. Berry
Session Chair: Jason D. Valtos|Alternate Chair: Jason Overstreet
Session Chair: Gerard O. Hildebrandt|Alternate Chair: Michael L. Marler
Session Chair: Stephen Page|Alternate Chair: Bei Liu