Suurenna fonttikokoa Pienennä fonttikokoa
Wednesday 27th October
Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre, Finland

Energy Congress introduces
International and national policies will be addressed at the traditional Energy Day organized by the Energy Forum of Finland.  Specialists in the field will gather on the 27th October to consider current issues and issues which will have an effect long into the future.

For more information:
KP-Media Oy/Maintenance training
Elisa Numminen, Tel. +358 9 150 9453

Workshop on nuclear waste management is one part of Energy Congress held in English.

 Wed 27th Oct 9 am - 12.30 pm 
 Att! Venue has changed, new venue is Hotel Cumulus Koskikatu.


 Chairman: Dr. Reino Paasilinna, Former Finnish MEP
  09:00 Opening Remarks by Chair – Dr. Reino Paasilinna, Former Finnish MEP
  09:10 Keynote speaker - Mr. Tero Varjoranta, Director, Division of Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Waste Management, IAEA
  Panel I: Proposed Directive on Radioactive Waste Management
  09:40 Mr. Peter Faross, Director, Nuclear Energy, DG Energy, European Commission
Mr. Yvan Pouleur, Head, Department of Regulation, International Affairs and Development, Federal Agency for Nuclear Control (FANC), Belgium
  10:20 Ms. Jaana Avolahti, Chief Counsellor, Department of Energy, Ministry of Employment and the Economy, Finland
  10:40 Coffee
  Panel II: Perspectives on Radioactive Waste Management  
  10:50 Mr. Mats Rosen, Head Secretary, KSO (Swedish Association of Municipalities with Nuclear Reactors) / Group of Municipalities with Nuclear Facilities (GMF)
  11:10 Dr. Ralf Güldner, Vice Chairman, Board of Management, E.ON Kernkraft / President, FORATOM
Mr. Juhani Vira, Senior Vice President, Posiva / Implementing Geological Disposal Technology Platform (IGD-TP)
  11:50 Mr. Risto Paltemaa, Director, Nuclear Waste and Material Regulation,
Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK), Finland
  12:10 Questions and Answers
  12:20  Summary and Close by Chair – Dr. Reino Paasilinna, Former Finnish MEP
  12:30  Buffet Lunch
Visit to Energy Fair
  15:00    Bus departs for Helsinki city centre via Helsinki airport (arrival at 17:00)
  Please, see the complete program of Technical visit and workshop
(25-27 Oct)
For further information
Organizers: FORATOM and Finnish Energy Industries