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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: Davide Bortot|Alternate Chair: Seiki Ohnishi
Session Chair: Bor Kos|Alternate Chair: Iole Palermo
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Session Chair: Leigh Smith|Alternate Chair: Chris Perfetti
Session Chair: Davide Mazzucconi|Alternate Chair: Georgeta Radulescu
Session Chair: Douglas Di Julio|Alternate Chair: Stephane Bourganel
Session Chair: Chelsea D'Angelo|Alternate Chair: Matthew Smith
Session Chair: Tanja Goričanec|Alternate Chair: Pedro Vaz
Session Chair: Madison Andrews|Alternate Chair: Douglas Peplow
Session Chair: Chang-ho Shin|Alternate Chair: Kim Tuyet Tran
Session Chair: Heinz Vincke|Alternate Chair: Shaheen Dewji
Session Chair: Hideo Hirayama|Alternate Chair: Maha Bouhadida
Session Chair: Andrew Rosenstrom|Alternate Chair: Sandra Bogetic
Session Chair: Anna Ferrari|Alternate Chair: Kyle Grammer
Session Chair: Martin Schulc|Alternate Chair: Amir Bahadori
Session Chair: Carmen Jacobs|Alternate Chair: Robert E. Grove
Session Chair: Kumar Mohindroo|Alternate Chair: Lawrence Heilbronn
Session Chair: Jeffrey A. Favorite|Alternate Chair: John Bess
Session Chair: Tucker Mclannahan|Alternate Chair: Irina I. Popova
Session Chair: Yurdunaz Celik|Alternate Chair: Jason Haverkamp
Session Chair: Nam-Suk Jung|Alternate Chair: Randy Schwarz
Session Chair: Mathieu Dupont|Alternate Chair: Robert E. Grove
Session Chair: Chikara Konno|Alternate Chair: Jeff Favorite
Session Chair: Lukas Zvorka|Alternate Chair: Thomas M. Miller
Session Chair: Kristel Ghoos|Alternate Chair: Daniela Ene
Session Chair: Ethan A. Asano|Alternate Chair: Ahmad Ibrahim
Session Chair: Amalia Chambon|Alternate Chair: Davide Bozzato
Session Chair: Odile Petit|Alternate Chair: Yi-Kang Lee