Spent Fuel Seminar XXXIII - 2018

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Spent Fuel XXXIII Opening: Jeff England, Packaging, Transportation and Disposition Technical Division Chair, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management
Welcoming Remarks, David Blee, U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council
Welcoming Remarks, Corey Hinderstein, President, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management


U.S. Department of Energy (DOE): U.S. Nuclear Energy and its Future, Raymond Furstenau, Associate Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Energy

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Perspective: Scott Moore, Deputy Director, Office of Nuclear Materials Safety and Safeguards

Overview of Spent Fuel Management Programs, Nigel Mote, Executive Director, U.S. Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board


Global Spent Fuel Management Initiatives; Chair, Robert Watkins, Savannah River National Laboratory

Spent Fuel Political Landscape, Chair, David Blee, USNIC

  • Steve Nesbit, Director, Nuclear Policy, Duke Energy
  • Katrina McMurrian, Executive Director, Nuclear Waste Strategy Coalition
  • Eric Knox, Vice President, AECOM

Impact of Spent Fuel Transport from Utility Storage to Interim Storage to Repository, Chair, Joanne Lorence, DOE-EM 4.24


Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Opening Remarks, Bradley Loftin, Savannah River National Laboratory


NRC Division of Spent Fuel Management, Tony Hsia


Utilizing Advanced Nuclear Technology to Close the Fuel Cycle;
Edward Pheil, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder, Elysium Industries


Spent Fuel Transportation and Aging Management, Chair, John Kessler, Kessler Associates

Spent Fuel Management Technology and Projects; Chair, Rod McCullum, Nuclear Energy Institute

U.S. Department of Energy Used Fuel Campaigns; Chair, William Boyle, DOE NE, Used Fuel Disposition


Thursday, January 25, 2018

Jeff England, Packaging, Transportation, and Disposition Technical Division Chair, INMM


International Spent Fuel Management Activities at WNTI, John Mulkern


Spent Fuel and Decommissioning, Chair, David Blee, USNIC

Private Sector Initiatives on the Backend of the Fuel Cycle,
Chair, Gary Lanthrum, NAC International

Closing Remarks; Bradley Loftin, INMM Spent Fuel Seminar Chair,
Savannah River National Laboratory