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.
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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.
WORKSHOP ON NUCLEAR WASTE MANAGEMENT
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|
|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|
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) here.
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