The conference will be held on the 4th of July 2017, starting at 10:00 am. See the agenda below for details.



The conference will be held in the Sir Alexander Fleming Building at Imperial's South Kensington campus.



09:30-10:00 Arrival and welcome refreshments

10:00-10:15 Welcome presentation on the CDT programme

10:15-11:00 Speaker 1 - David Dodd, Rolls-Royce plc 'The SMR opportunity'

11:00-11:45 Speaker 2 - Erwan Galenne, EDF Energy 'EDF Energy Nuclear R&D programmes: current activities and future opportunities'

11:45-12:30 Speaker 3 - Paul Nevitt, NIRO 'Challenges and opportunities - the UK civil nuclear R&D landscape'

12:40-13:40 Lunch

13:45-14:30 Speaker 4 - Beccy Pleasant, NDA 'The nuclear skills landscape and how the nuclear industry needs you!'

14:30-15:15 Speaker 5 - Julian Walker, Horizon Nuclear 'Horizon nuclear power: Delivering Wylfa Newydd'

15:15-15:30 Break

15:30-17:00 Panel Discussion: Prof Cherry Tweed, Prof Laurence Williams, Dr. Paul Nevitt, Dame Sue Ion 'Can nuclear power be successfully implemented without government intervention?'

17:00-17:15 Closing comments and departure





Panel Discussion

Questions will be put forward to a panel of nuclear experts for discussion.

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