Director General, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) featured a keynote speech at the Enlarged Halden Programme Group (EHPG) meeting in Norway
8th - 13th May was the meeting arranged in Norway and a keynote speech was held by the NEA Director‑General Mr William D. Magwood, IV, entitled "Looking Forward: Nuclear Science Addressing the Challenges of the Future."
The plenary session also addressed such other topics as innovation in the nuclear field, the progress of nuclear new build in Finland, and the challenges associated with nuclear R&D and its funding. The subsequent technical sessions on fuels and materials (F&M) and Man-Technology-Organisation (MTO).
See press release on OECD NEA website: Nuclear safety research at the Halden reactor (2016).
Mr. William D. Magwood, NEA Director‑General, at the EHPG Meeting in Norway 8th of May (Photo: Joachim Brattlie)
2016-05-25 Gro Hørthe