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August 30, 2021 to September 3, 2021
Beijing
Europe/Vienna timezone

Scientific Program

The aim of the conference is to foster the exchange of information and experiences related to enhancing Nuclear Power Plant operational safety during commissioning, start-up, ongoing operation and long term operation. It will consist of an opening plenary session, six main themed sessions and a closing plenary session.
The conference will feature:
• Presentations by invited keynote speakers;
• Topical presentations by conference participants;
• Poster presentations on state-of-the-art and knowledge-related information; and
• Panel sessions featuring question and answer discussions.
Authors of papers are encouraged to cover several topical areas, where appropriate.

  • Track 1 : Leadership and Safety Culture

    • Topic 1 Developing Leaders
    • Topic 2 Creating an Effective Nuclear Safety Culture
    • Topic 3 Coaching
    • Topic 4 Delivering Nuclear Safety Improvements
  • Track 2 : New Build - Challenges and Opportunities

    • Topic 1 Effective Transition from Construction to Operations
    • Topic 2 Knowledge Transfer
    • Topic 3 Preparing for Operations
    • Topic 4 Pre-operational Lessons Learnt
    • Topic 5 Industry Assistance for New and Embarking Organizations
  • Track 3 Operational Performance Improvements

    • Topic 1 Operational Safety Improvements
    • Topic 2 Operator Fundamentals
    • Topic 3 Performance Improvements
    • Topic 4 Maintaining the Focus on Nuclear and Industrial Safety
    • Topic 5 Enhancing Risk Management and Decision Making Processes
    • Topic 6 The Role of Regulations in Operational Performance Improvements
  • Track 4 Corporate Oversight

    • Topic 1 Corporate Management
    • Topic 2 Independent Oversight
    • Topic 3 Measuring Performance Improvement
    • Topic 4 Strengthening Stakeholder-Regulator-Corporate-Plant Relations
    • Topic 5 Managing Organizational Change
    • Topic 6 Institutional Strength in Depth
  • Track 5 Long Term Operations

    • Topic 1 Plant Life Extensions
    • Topic 2 Ageing Management Programmes
    • Topic 3 The Role of Periodic Safety Reviews in Long Term Operations
    • Topic 4 Findings From IAEA SALTO Missions
  • Track 6 Operating Experience

    • Topic 1 Nuclear and Non-nuclear Operating Experience Programmes
    • Topic 2 Human Performance Strategies
    • Topic 3 Developing a Learning Culture
    • Topic 4 Event Analysis Techniques
    • Topic 5 Capturing and Using Lessons From Event Analysis