INMM Honors Four with Institute Awards
Posted July 24, 2018
One company and three individuals were honored with awards at the 59th INMM Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. The Charles. E. Pietri Special Service Award, which recognizes individuals or organizations who have made a specific, noteworthy contribution to the Institute, was presented to Japan Nuclear Fuel Limited (JNFL). Read More
Interactive Closing Plenary To Be Held at INMM Annual Meeting
Posted June 15, 2018
An expert panel of five widely respected speakers from across the globe will lead an interactive Closing Plenary July 26 at the 59th INMM Annual Meeting. The scope of the session, entitled “Global Nuclear Materials Stewardship Challenges,” is to identify what matters most to the INMM community, and how INMM should be planning to address priority topics in the long-term. Audience participation will be centered on three major questions. Read More
Maria Betti, Brent Park Headline INMM Annual Meeting Opening Plenary
Posted June 7, 2018
Maria Betti, Director of the European Commission G Nuclear Safety and Security, and JRC Karlsruhe Site, and Brent Park, Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation, will be the opening plenary speakers at the 59th INMM Annual Meeting. The opening plenary will be held from 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday, July 23, at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland USA. Also at the opening, the INMM will recognize the 10th anniversary of WINS, the World Institute for Nuclear Security, and Will Tobey, chair of the WINS Board of Directors, will speak. Read More
Lambert Named Chair of INMM Cyber/Physical Security Integration Committee
Posted June 7, 2018
David Lambert, Director and Senior Security Specialist for Gregg Protection Services, has been named chair of the new INMM ad hoc committee -- Cyber/Physical Security Integration Committee. A senior member of INMM, Lambert’s vision for the committee is to incorporate security of computer-based systems and cyber protections dialogue into all relevant aspects of the other Technical Divisions and the INMM itself. Using the expert resources from the INMM membership, the committee will assess the coverage of cyber security in all technical tutorials, training efforts, educational materials, and operations, and provide expert input to integrate cyber aspects into the Institute. Once this is accomplished, the Committee will develop and implement a standard process of continuous evaluation by which the Executive Committee can analyze and evaluate incorporation and promotion. Read More
Nuclear Security Summit Discussion To Be Held May 9 in Washington, D.C.
Posted April 25, 2018
The Northeast Chapter of INMM, in conjunction with The George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs, will hold an early summer meeting on May 9 from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the 6th Floor Lindner Commons at 1957 E Street NW, Washington, D.C. As part of the Elliott School’s Nuclear Policy Talks, this meeting will discuss the status of agreements and resolutions reached during the last summit. Read More
Submit Your Photo, Be a Part of INMM's 60th Anniversary Celebration
Posted April 12, 2018
The INMM will be celebrating its 60th anniversary year soon, and you can take part now by tweeting an INMM photo with a caption. Think you might have the oldest INMM photo? The funniest? The most representative of INMM’s nuclear material stewardship mission? Send them in! Prizes will be awarded in multiple categories at the INMM 2018 Annual Meeting.
International Nuclear Safeguards Workshop To Be Offered at 2018 Annual Meeting
Posted March 28, 2018
A four-hour professional development workshop titled “Policy and Technical Fundamentals of International Nuclear Safeguards” will be held in conjunction with the 2018 INMM Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. The workshop offers both a series of online modules as well as the onsite session. Three CEUs and a Professional Certificate are available to attendees who meet the criteria.
Discovery Workshop Early Bird Rates Ending, Additional Keynotes Confirmed
Posted March 28, 2018
Registration rates for the Nuclear Materials Science, Processing and Signature Discovery Workshop will increase April 1. The workshop, to be held May 1-2 on the campus of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Washington, will focus on emerging technologies, techniques and methods for nuclear materials science processing and its applications to nonproliferation and nuclear forensics.
IAEA Extends Abstract Deadline for Symposium on International Safeguards to April 10
Posted March 27, 2018
The abstract submission deadline for the IAEA's Symposium on International Safeguards: Building Future Safeguards Capabilities has been extended to April 10. The Symposium, which will take place November 5-8, 2018, in Vienna, Austria, will look ahead to emerging technologies and innovative approaches with potential for strengthening and streamlining the implementation of safeguards, as well as exploration of partnerships and mechanisms of relevance going forward.
INMM Seeks Chair Applicants for Cyber/Physical Security Integration Committee
Posted March 26, 2018
The INMM has opened a search for the chair of the newly created Cyber/Physical Security Integration Committee. The new committee is a temporary, ad-hoc committee responsible for working with all INMM Technical Divisions and the Technical Division Oversight Chair to integrate cyber- and cyber-physical security into pertinent areas of Nuclear Materials Management.
Deadlines Approaching for INMM Awards, Senior and Fellow Applications
Posted March 26, 2018
Deadlines for awards and grades of membership are quickly approaching, since award winners and newly appointed Senior Members and Fellows are honored at the INMM Annual Meeting, this year to be held July 22-26 in Baltimore, Maryland. Senior Member is a self-nomination process if the criteria is met, while colleagues must nominate members for awards and for the grade of Fellow.
INMM Approves Cyber/Physical Security Integration Committee