Preliminary Program Outline & Bios

37th Annual CNS Conference
&
41st CNS/CNA Student Conference


Jun 4 - Jun 7 2017
Niagara Falls, Canada
Sheraton on the Falls Hotel

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Preliminary Program Outline & Bios


Bios



Plenary I: Nuclear Power Plant Life Extension 1 (Monday)

Session Chair:

Kamal Verma

Vice-President - CANDU 6 Fleet Program, SNC-Lavalin

Glenn Jager

Abstract

President, OPG Nuclear and Chief Nuclear Officer, Ontario Power Generation

Gary Newman

Abstract

Chief Engineer, Senior Vice President of Engineering, Bruce Power

Bob Coward

Abstract

President-Elect (2016/2017) of the American Nuclear Society

Young-ho Chun

Abstract

Vice President, Plant Strategy Project Office, KHNP, Korea


Plenary II: Safety & Security (Monday)

Session Chair:

Frank Saunders

Vice President, Nuclear Oversight and Regulatory Affairs, Bruce Power

Ramzi Jammal

Abstract

Executive Vice-President and Chief Regulatory Operations Officer, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Carlos Lorencez

Abstract

Director of the Nuclear Safety Division, OPG

Peter Purdy

Abstract

Division Manager, Reactor Safety Engineering, Bruce Power

Fred Dermarkar

Abstract

President and CEO of the CANDU Owners Group

Scott Hilts

Abstract

Computer Security Peer Group


Harold A. Smith Lecture

Paul Spekkens

Abstract

Director, Nuclear Technology, Kinectrics Inc.


Plenary III: Nuclear Power Plant Life Extension 2 (Tuesday)

Session Chair:

Jeff Lehman

Director of Engineering, Darlington NGS

Stephen G. Burns

Abstract

Commissioner of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Qiao Gang

Abstract

Director of Project Engineering Department, CNNO, China

Miguel Santini

Abstract

Director, Darlington Regulatory Program Division, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Adrian Cojanu Abstract

Development and Capital Projects Senior Superintendent, CNE Cernavoda Nuclear Power Plant, Romania


Plenary IV: Managing the Risk of Large Projects (Tuesday)

Session Chair:

Keith Stratton

Session Abstract

Canadian Nuclear Society


Philip Helmes

Helmes & Co LLC, USA

Sean Hagen

Senior Manager and Principal Consultant, Sargent & Lundy Canada Company

Augusto Patmore

KPMG Canada Partner

Brett Plummer

Vice President Nuclear and Chief Nuclear Officer, NB Power

Fred Dermarkar

President and CEO of the CANDU Owners Group


Lunch Presentation



Plenary V: Irradiated Fuel & Waste Management (Wednesday)

Session Chair:

Ron Oberth

President and CEO, Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries

Lise Morton

Abstract

Vice-President of Nuclear Waste Management, Ontario Power Generation

Derek Wilson

Abstract

Chief Engineer and VP of Contract Management, Nuclear Waste Management Organization

Kurt Kehler

Abstract

Vice President of Decommissioning and Waste Management, CNL

Jan Deckers

Abstract

Business development & project Manager, Belgopress, Belgium


Plenary VI: Nuclear Power Plant New Build (Wednesday)

Wei Huang

Abstract

Director of Division of Planning, Information and knowledge Management (NEPIK), IAEA

Minguang Zheng

Abstract

Senior Vice President of SNPTC, and President of SNERDI, China

Dezi Yang

Abstract

Senior Vice President, China Accounts, SNC-Lavalin

Shri S.A. Bhardwaj

Chairman, AERB, India

Qiang ZHU
Abstract

Deputy Manager of Nuclear Power Department, China National Nuclear Cooperation

Adrian Cojanu

Abstract

Development and Capital Projects Senior Superintendent, CNE Cernavoda Nuclear Power Plant, Romania



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