United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

RIC 2011 Agenda

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Service Area Open (Registration, Internet/Print Center, Help Desk)
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Incident Response Experience Tours
Specific tour times run concurrently with Technical Session start times; tour shuttles depart from the lower level.
8:30 a.m.–10:10 a.m. Opening Session – Video | Audio | Transcript

Welcome and Introductory Remarks:
Eric Leeds, Director, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation

Chairman Keynote :
Meeting our Mission in Challenging Times
Dr. Gregory B. Jaczko, Chairman, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

EDO Remarks:
An Overview of NRC Operations
R. W. Borchardt, Executive Director for Operations, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission 
10:10 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Networking Break
Technical Posters and Tabletop Presentations
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Commissioner Plenary
The Views of the Honorable Kristine L. Svinicki, Commissioner – Video | Audio | Transcript
Kristine L. Svinicki, Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
11:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Commissioner Plenary
Initial Impressions of a New Commissioner – Video | Audio | Transcript
William C. Ostendorff, Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch Break
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Technical Sessions
3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Networking Break
Technical Posters and Tabletop Presentations
3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Technical Sessions

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Service Area Open (Registration, Internet/Print Center, Help Desk)
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Incident Response Experience Tours
Specific tour times run concurrently with Technical Session start times; tour shuttles depart from the lower level.
8:30 a.m.–9:15 a.m. Commissioner Plenary
Regulating a Renaissance: The NRC's Role in a Globalized, Environmentally-Conscious, Security-Focused, and Economically-Uncertain Century – Video | Audio | Transcript
William D. Magwood, IV, Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
9:15 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Commissioner Plenary
The First Year – Video | Audio | Transcript
George Apostolakis, Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Networking Break
Technical Posters and Tabletop Presentations
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Special Plenary Session
Major Initiatives in the Operating and New Reactor Arena – Video | Audio | Transcript
Moderator: Eric Leeds, Director, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Panelist: Martin Virgilio, Deputy Executive Director for Reactor and Preparedness Programs, NRC/OEDO; Anthony Pietrangelo, Senior Vice President and Chief Nuclear Officer of Nuclear Energy Institute; and Charles “Chip” Pardee, Chief Operating Officer, Exelon Generation Company
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch Break
Technical Posters & Tabletop Presentations
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Technical Sessions
3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Networking Break
Technical Posters and Tabletop Presentations
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Technical Sessions

Thursday, March 10, 2011

7:30 a..m.–10:30 a.m. Service Area Open (Registration, Internet/Print Center, Help Desk)
8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Incident Response Experience Tours
Specific tour times run concurrently with Technical Session start times; tour shuttles depart from the lower level.
8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Technical Sessions
10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Networking Break
Technical Posters and Tabletop Presentations
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Technical Sessions
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