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Regulatory Information Conference (RIC)

RIC News and Highlights
NEW! The NRC room block for RIC 2016 will open in the mid-October timeframe
NEW! Look for online registration for RIC to open in early January 2016
Future RIC Dates
29th Annual RIC -
    March 14-16, 2017
30th Annual RIC -
    March 13-15, 2018
31st Annual RIC -
    March 12-14, 2019
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Welcome to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s (NRC’s) Regulatory Information Conference (RIC) web page.  This page is intended to provide planning information and updates about the upcoming conference, as well as information on previous RIC events.

We are pleased to announce the NRC's 28th Annual RIC will be held on March 8-10, 2016, at the at the Bethesda North Hotel and Conference Center, located just off of Rockville Pike (Route 355) and Marinelli Road, at 5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda, Maryland 20852.

NEW!  As a courtesy to RIC participants, the NRC has established a room block for RIC 2016 with a limited number of sleeping rooms at the Bethesda North Marriott.  The room block is scheduled to open in the mid-October timeframe.  More detailed information pertaining to the room block opening will be posted as it becomes available.  Conference participants are encouraged to check back frequently as the rooms inside the block sell out extremely fast.

NEW!  Pre-registration for the RIC will be available online beginning in early January 2016.  All interested in attending are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity to register online to avoid lines at the conference facility registration service desk.

The RIC is free and open to the public. There is no registration fee but participants must register to attend the conference.

Please check back with us frequently as the detailed conference information below will be posted as it becomes available.

Conference Program

  • Invitation Letter
  • Full Conference Program
  • Program Agenda
  • At a Glance
  • Mobile Optimized Site
  • Keynote and Commissioner Plenary Session Speakers
  • Lunchtime Workshop
  • Technical Poster and Tabletop Presentations
  • Tours of the NRC's Operations Center

Conference Materials

  • Responses to Unanswered Questions
  • Factoid Slideshow
  • Organization Charts for RIC
    • NRC Organization Chart – Agency
    • NRC Organization Charts – Offices
  • Feedback – Overall Conference Evaluation Form
  • Feedback – Technical Session Evaluation Form

Registration and Hotel Information

Throughout the RIC pages you will see Exit Icon icons.  The Exit Icon icon is placed directly after an external link to let you know that the link is going to take you away from the USNRC pages.

Page Last Reviewed/Updated Thursday, October 01, 2015