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Speeches and Testimony by Commissioner Ostendorff

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Date Topic
2014
03/12/2014 "Charting the Right Course in Difficult Times" - 26th Regulatory Information Conference Commissioner Plenary, Bethesda, MD
02/06/2014 A Status Report on the U.S. Nuclear Energy Program and Current Waste Issues, University of Texas Energy Symposium - Slides
01/21/2014 A Status Report on the U.S. Nuclear Energy Program, The Army Navy Club, Washington, DC - Slides
01/21/2014 A Status Report on the U.S. Nuclear Energy Program, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC - Slides
2013
12/03/2013 A Status Report on the U.S. Nuclear Power Program and Current Waste Issues, U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council, Washington, D.C. - Slides
11/12/2013 A Status Report on the U.S. Nuclear Program and Current Waste Issues, Nuclear Waste Strategy Coalition Fall 2013 Meeting, Washington, D.C. - Slides
10/30/2013 A Status Report on the U.S. Nuclear Program, American Nuclear Society, Rockville, MD - Slides
10/25/2013 U.S. Nuclear Plant Decommissioning: Framework and Experience, NEA Steering Committee, France - Slides
10/02/2013 A Commissioner’s Perspective for Nuclear Board Members, 2013 Goizueta Directors Institute, Atlanta, GA - Slides
09/23/2013 A Status Report on the U.S. Nuclear Program, 2nd European Nuclear Power Briefing 2013, Budapest, Hungary - Slides
09/12/2013 A Commissioner's Perspective on the Status & Future of Nuclear Power Post-Fukushima, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - Slides
08/14/2013 NRC Role as Regulator, DOE Nuclear Executive Leadership Training, Germantown, MD - Slides
08/12/2013 Stakeholder Engagement in the Regulatory Process, American Nuclear Society 2013 Utility Working Conference, Hollywood, FL - Slides
08/01/2013 Spent Nuclear Fuel Management – Issues, Challenges, and the Future, Nuclear Used Fuel Conference, Washington, D.C. - Slides
06/18/2013 Principles of Good Regulation, Turkey-MENA Nuclear Industry Congress 2013, Istanbul, Turkey - Slides
04/18/2013 Current Issues at the NRC and the Future of Nuclear Energy in the United States, ICF Energy Breakfast, Washington, D.C. - Slides
03/13/2013 “USNRC 25th Annual Regulatory Information Conference Commissioner Plenary” Prepared Remarks of Commissioner William C. Ostendorff at the 2013 NRC Regulatory Information Conference (RIC)
02/25/2013 Spent Nuclear Fuel Management – Where are We?, Waste Management Symposium, Phoenix, AZ - Slides
01/30/2013 Regulatory Certainty in a Dynamic Environment, Nuclear Fuel Supply Forum, Washington, D.C. - Slides
01/28/2013 The Role of Risk Communication and Stakeholder Engagement in NRC Medical Policy Issues, Health Physics Society Mid-Year-Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ - Slides
2012
11/05/2012 A Regulator’s Perspective on Nuclear Security, Virginia Tech Forum on Nuclear Regimes: Future Outlook, Arlington, VA - Slides
10/17/2012 A Commissioner’s Perspectives on U.S. Spent Fuel Policy Issues, Swedish Regulatory Authority, Sweden - Slides
10/16/2012 Post-Fukushima Activities, CSN/NRC Exchange, Madrid, Spain - Slides
10/10/2012 A Commissioner’s Perspective: Recent Accomplishments and Current Challenges, NEI Licensing Forum, Bethesda, MD - Slides
10/09/2012 Fukushima: The NRC’s Regulatory Response in the United States, Emerging Issues Policy Forum, Amelia Island, FL - Slides
09/28/2012 Regulating Commercial Nuclear Power at the NRC, Juniata College - Slides
09/19/2012 A Commissioner’s Perspective on U.S. NRC Actions in Response to the Fukushima Nuclear Accident, DOE Nuclear Safety Workshop, Bethesda, MD - Slides
08/23/2012 NRC Role as Regulator: The Importance of Technical Competence, DOE Nuclear Executive Leadership Training, Rockville, MD - Slides
07/30/2012 The Future of Nuclear Energy in the United States, Mexican Nuclear Society - Slides
07/23/2012 The Future of Nuclear Energy and How You Will Help Shape It, American Nuclear Society, NPIC & HMIT Conference, San Diego, CA - Slides
06/28/2012 Enhancing the Integrity of the Supply Chain, 3rd NRC Workshop on Vendor Oversight of New Reactor Construction, Baltimore, MD - Slides
06/27/2012 The Future of Nuclear Energy in the United States – Slides
06/26/2012 Industry Trends and the Plant Operator: Perspectives of an NRC Commissioner, PROS Summer Meeting, Alexandria, VA - Slides
06/21/2012 Overview of Small Modular Reactor Licensing, Defense Energy Security Caucus Briefing - Slides
06/19/2012 Regulatory Decision-Making in a Post-Fukushima Environment – Slides
06/18/2012 Nuclear Safety and Regulation, MIT Reactor Technology Course, Cambridge, MA - Slides
06/06/2012 The Importance of Effective Risk Communication, Energy Facility Contractor’s Group, Washington, D.C. - Slides
05/16/2012 NRC Leadership Expectations and Practices for Sustaining a High Performing Organization - Slides
05/15/2012 The Importance of Technical Qualifications & Continuous Learning - Slides
05/10/2012 Adequate Protection in Practice: Fukushima and New Reactor Licensing - Slides
04/25/2012 Update on U.S. NRC Regulatory Issues, Nuclear Non-operating Owners’ Group Conference, Houston, TX - Slides
04/13/2012 U.S. NRC Actions in Response to the Fukushima Nuclear Accident, University of Missouri, Columbia – Slides
03/14/2012 Remarks – 24th Annual Regulatory Information Conference, Commissioner Plenary – Slides
03/01/2012 Perspectives on the Blue Ribbon Commission Recommendations – Slides
02/10/2012 Keynote Address: Platts 8th Annual Nuclear Energy Conference
02/09/2012 Statement: Affirmation Session for Mandatory Hearing Decision for Vogtle Units 3 and 4 Combined License Application
02/03/2012 A Regulator’s Perspective on Energy Security – Energy Security in International Law Conference, University of Georgia School of Law – Slides
01/17/2012 U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Response to the Nuclear Events in Japan – World Nuclear Power Briefing 2012, Hanoi, Vietnam – Slides
2011
12/15/2011 Statement before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and the Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety
12/06/2011 U.S. NRC Actions in Response to the Fukushima Nuclear Accident – Slides
12/06/2011 Prepared Remarks, "NRC Report Recommendations and the Path Forward for Nuclear Energy Regulatory Reform", Keynote Address, Nuclear Safety Post-Fukushima
11/17/2011 Nuclear Energy and Regulatory Perspectives - Slides
11/15/2011 Ensuring Public Trust and Confidence in Post-Fukushima Communications - Slides
11/03/2011 Prepared Remarks, American Nuclear Society Winter Conference
11/01/2011 Building on a Strong Foundation - The Relationship Between the USNRC and the States - Slides
10/19/2011 A Commissioner's Perspective on the Event at Fukushima - Slides
10/04/2011 A Commissioner's Perspective on Fukushima Impacts - Slides
09/12/2011 A Commissioner's Perspective on Key Nuclear Regulatory Issues, NEI Fire Protection Information Forum - Slides
08/17/2011 A Commissioner's Perspective on Key Nuclear Regulatory Issues, Secretary of the Navy Advisory Panel - Slides
07/27/2011 A Commissioner’s Perspective on Nuclear Safety and NRC’s Response to Nuclear Events in Japan - Slides
06/16/2011 A Commissioner's Perspective on Nuclear Safety and the Nuclear Events in Japan - Slides
06/09/2011 A Commissioner's Perspective on Nuclear Safety Research and NRC's Response to Nuclear Events in Japan - Slides
06/06/2011 A Commissioner's Perspective on Nuclear Safety and NRC's Response to Nuclear Events in Japan - Slides
05/19/2011 NRC Response to Nuclear Events in Japan - Slides
04/29/2011 Regulatory Decision-Making in the Wake of Fukushima - Slides
04/13/2011 Perspectives of a Commissioner in Times of a Historical Event - Slides
03/21/2011 Opening Statement of NRC Commissioner William C. Ostendorff - Public Meeting on the Events in Japan
03/09/2011 Initial Impressions of a New Commissioner - 2011 Regulatory Information Conference
03/08/2011 Adequate Protection in Commission Decision-Making - Slides
02/24/2011 The Role of Science in Shaping Nuclear Policy Issues
2010
12/07/2010 Regulatory Perspectives on Nuclear Safety
10/21/2010 Importance of Science Literacy in Policy-Making
10/21/2010 Principles of Nuclear Power and its Peaceful Applications
10/04/2010 Nuclear Regulation and the Nuclear Renaissance
09/24/2010 NEI Government Affairs Summit
08/23/2010 Achieving a Consistent, Flexible Framework for Regulation of Nuclear Materials
07/01/2010 Future Considerations Related to Regulation of the Fuel Cycle Industry
06/28/2010 Small Modular Reactors – Challenges and Opportunities
06/14/2010 Perspectives on Emergency Preparedness
04/27/2010 Presentation at Operator Licensing Examiners Training Conference
04/22/2010 Opportunities and Challenges for Regulators

Testimony

Date Topic
05/25/2011 Commissioner Ostendorff's Written Testimony to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
05/04/2011 Commissioner Ostendorff's Statement on the Role of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in America's Energy Future before the House Com. on Energy and Commerce, Energy & Power, Environment & the Economy Subcommittees
05/05/2010 Commissioner Ostendorff's Oral Statement to EPW Subcommittee

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