United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

TOUR #2  NRC Operations Center Tour #2

Attendees are invited to experience the inner workings of the newly constructed NRC Operations Center, which serves as the focal point for coordination of events involving NRC licensed facilities or materials. This session will be offered concurrent with some of the technical sessions, and will emphasize select incident response assets, including RASCAL 4.3 and WEB EOC. It will also address the roles and responsibilities of various teams that compose the NRC response organization when it is staffed during an emergency. This session will further address the resources that the NRC utilizes when communicating information to external stakeholders and receiving information from the licensees during an emergency. The session is hosted by the Office of Nuclear Security and Incident Response (NSIR). Photo ID required. Tours will depart from the RIC registration service desk and participants will walk to the Three White Flint North (3WFN) building.

This tour of the NRC Operations Center is scheduled on the date and time identified below:

Wednesday, March 11, 2015    Tour #2     Depart - 10:30 a.m.  Return - 12:00 p.m.                        

Tours run concurrently only with the technical session times noted above.  Tour participants should plan to arrive at the registration service desk area—located on the lower level of the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center—10 minutes before the tour start time.  Tour participants should be prepared to provide a photo ID upon arrival at NRC headquarters.

Note to Tour Participants:  Selected tours are ticketed events and constitute your commitment to participate in the scheduled tour of your choice.  Staff will distribute tickets at registration.  If your plans to participate change, you must cancel at the conference registration desk at least 1 hour before the scheduled tour time.

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