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November 16–19, 2020
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ANS members approve amendment adding YMG rep to board of directors
The American Nuclear Society will include a representative from the Young Members Group on its Board of Directors after ANS members voted this week overwhelmingly in favor of amending Article B6 of the ANS bylaws. The change was mandated by Objective Outcome 5 of the ANS Change Plan 2020.
To keep the number of directors at 16, the approved amendment decreased the number of non–U.S. resident directors from three to two.
Educational Session|Panel|Sponsored by Engineering and Equipment Reliability
Tuesday, August 11, 2020|11:00AM–12:30PM (12:00–1:30PM EDT)
Pareez Golub (Sargent & Lundy)
Ray Herb (Southern Company)
Sarah Lynn (Luminant)
Digital Strategies are evolving to address the new economics of power production, the evolving work force, and recent changes to Regulatory processes. These realities have all impacted in flight Digital Modernization Strategies. This session will showcase how different utilities are using the new realities to shape their Digital Plans for the future leading to a leaner, more efficient and productive power plant.
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