Press

Press Agenda

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30

REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
7:00-8:30 a.m.
Constitution Ballroom Foyer

NUCLEAR INDUSTRY SUMMIT OPENING SESSION
8:30-11:45 a.m.
Constitution Ballroom
Session Chair and Moderator: Mark Webster, Director, Chevron Multimedia

Speakers
Marvin S. Fertel, NIS 2016 Chairman and President and Chief Executive Officer, Nuclear Energy Institute (Video)
The Honorable Sam Nunn, Co-Chairman, Nuclear Threat Initiative (Video)

Introduction
Seok Cho, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Company 

Speaker

The Honorable Yukiya Amano, Director General, International Atomic Energy Agency  (Video)

CEO Panel Discussion

Moderator: Mark Webster

Introduction
Daniel L. Roderick, President and Chief Executive Officer, Westinghouse Electric Company

Panel Members
Daniel B. Poneman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Centrus Energy Corp.
Thomas Haeberle, Chief Executive Officer, URENCO
Phumzile Tshelane, Chief Executive Officer, South African Nuclear Energy Corporation
Sun Qin, Chairman of the Board, China National Nuclear Corporation

NUCLEAR INDUSTRY SUMMIT AFTERNOON SESSION
2:15-5 p.m.
Session Chair: Mark Webster

Working Group Reports

Group 1: Managing Cyber Threats
Chair: Amir Shahkarami, President, CASe Global Partners

Group 2: Securing the Use, Storage and Transport of Radiological and Strategic Nuclear Materials
Chair: Kent Cole, President and Chief Executive Officer, NAC International

Group 3: The Role of the Nuclear Industry in the World
Chair: John Barrett, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Nuclear Association

Speakers
Ahmed Mohamed Al Rumaithi, Deputy Chief Executive Officer for Projects and Nuclear Operations, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
Roger Howsley, PhD, Executive Director, World Institute for Nuclear Security
Gary Samore, PhD, Executive Director for Research, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

THURSDAY, MARCH 31 

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
6:45-7:45 a.m.
Constitution Ballroom Foyer 

JOINT INDUSTRY SUMMIT: GLOBAL SOLUTIONS FOR NUCLEAR SECURITY
7:45-10:45 a.m.
Constitution Ballroom

Introduction and Opening Remarks
Ken Luongo, President, Partnership for Global Security

Panel Discussion: Nuclear Security in Newly Nuclear Nations
Moderator: Mark Webster, Director, Chevron Multimedia

Panel Members
Caroline Jorant, President, Stratégie de Développement et Réglementations Internationales
Howard Hall, Director, University of Tennessee (UT), Knoxville and Oak Ridge, National Laboratory Governor’s Chair in Nuclear Security and Director of the UT Institute for Nuclear Security
Roger Howsley, PhD, Executive Director, World Institute for Nuclear Security

Panel Discussion: Nuclear Governance in a New Century
ModeratorJennifer Smyser, Director of Policy Programming, the Stanley Foundation

Panel Members
Debra Decker, Senior Advisor, Stimson Center
Ambassador Rafael Grossi, Chairman, Nuclear Suppliers Group
Anita Nilsson, President, AN & Associates, LLC
Man-Sung Yim, Ph.D., Sc.D., Professor and Head of Nuclear and Quantum Engineering and Director of Nonproliferation Education and Research Center, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

NIS 2016 CONCLUDING REMARKS

Daniel S. Lipman, NIS 2016 Organizing Committee Chair and Vice President, Nuclear Energy Institute    (Video)

Badges for press credentialed for the NIS 2016 Expo and Nuclear Security Summit (March 31-April 1) will be distributed at the Walter E. Convention Center press entrance near 9th and L Streets, N.W. A photo ID will be required.

NIS AWARDS LUNCHEON (invitation only)
11:45 a.m.-2 p.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Room 207 AB

NUCLEAR INDUSTRY SUMMIT EXPO
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Exhibit Hall E
9 a.m.-6 p.m.

FRIDAY, APRIL 1

NUCLEAR INDUSTRY SUMMIT EXPO

Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Exhibit Hall E
8 a.m.5 p.m.