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Plenary and Keynote Speakers - Bios, Photos and Abstracts

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Speakers

Paul Thompson
Paul Thompson
Bio (PDF)
New Brunswick Power
CNS President
John Mackinnon
John Mackinnon
Bio (PDF)
Honorary Conference Chair
President & CEO (AMEC Foster Wheeler)

Plenary 1A: Panel Discussion by Countries Developing Nuclear Power
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Chair

Barclay Howden
Barclay Howden
Bio (PDF)
CNSC


Speakers

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Barclay Howden
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
CNSC
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Djarot Wisnubroto
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Director General
President, National Nuclear Energy of Indonesia - BATAN
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Charles Grant
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Director General
International Centre for Environmental Nuclear Sciences, Jamaica

W.B. Lewis Lecture, Physics Nobel Laureate Prof. Art McDonald, Queen's University

Art McDonald
Art McDonald
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Professor Emeritus, Queen's University

Plenary 1B: Sustainability of Canada's Nuclear Generation
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Chair

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Fred Dermarkar
Bio (PDF)
President and CEO
CANDU Owners' Group


Speakers

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John Barrett
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
President and CEO
Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA)
Mark-Lesinski
Mark Lesinski
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
President and CEO
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories
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Preston Swafford
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Chief Nuclear Officer and
Executive Vice-President Nuclear
SNC-Lavalin
Ian Rowley
Ian Rowley
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Vice President of Outage and Maintenance Services
Bruce Power
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Fred Dermarkar
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
President and CEO
CANDU Owners' Group

Plenary 2A: Innovation in Health and Nuclear Medicine
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Chair

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Neil Alexander
Bio (PDF)
Executive Director, Sylvia Fedoruk Canadian Centre for Nuclear Innovation


Speakers

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Paul Schaffer
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Associate Laboratory Director
Life Sciences
TRIUMF
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François Couillard
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT)
Mark-DeJong
Mark de Jong
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Chief Technology Officer
Canadian Isotope Innovations
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Joanne Grozelle
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Director of Business Development and
Marketing at Nordion
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Andrew Ross
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Canadian Association of Nuclear Medicine

Plenary 2B: Public Engagement - How Can We Better Communicate the Risks and Benefits of Nuclear Technology?
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Chair

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Jeremy Whitlock
Bio (PDF)
Communications Director
Canadian Nuclear Society


Speakers

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Jason Cameron
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Vice-President and Chief Communications Officer
CNSC
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Katherine Ward
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Director
Communications & Media
SNC-Lavalin
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Robert Watts
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Associate Vice President of Aboriginal Relations, NWMO
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Heather Kleb
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
President, WiN Canada

Plenary 3A: Advanced Reactor Technology - SMR Applications and Challenges
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Chair

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Robert Walker
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Retired President and Chief Executive Officer
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories


Speakers

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Robert Walker
Bio (PDF)
Retired President and Chief Executive Officer
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories
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Peter Lang
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
President
Dunedin Energy Systems Ltd.
Adrian Nalasco
Adrian Nalasco
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF) Director, Nuclear Supply
Ontario Ministry of Energy
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Neil Alexander
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Executive Director
Sylvia Fedoruk Canadian Centre for Nuclear Innovation
Roger-Humphries
Roger Humphries
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Director
SMR and New Business Development, Amec Foster Wheeler

Plenary 3B: Nuclear Opportunities, International
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Chair

Ron-Oberth
Ron Oberth
Bio (PDF)
President and CEO
Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCI)


Speakers

Jun-Tang
Jun Tang - China
Bio (PDF)
Vice President, Marketing & Sales
BWXT Canada Ltd.
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Ron Moleschi - Eastern Europe/South Africa
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Senior Nuclear Consultant
Hatch Ltd.
Antony Morris
Antony Morris - UK/USA
Bio (PDF)
Director of Business Development
SNC-Lavalin Inc.
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Husain Mehdi - India
Bio (PDF)
Kinectrics Inc.
Ahab-Abdel-Aziz
Ahab Abdel-Aziz - Russia
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Gobal Director, Nuclear Power Generation
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Michael-Chatlani
Michael Chatlani - International
Bio (PDF)
Vice President, Marketing & Sales
Power Systems and Simulation
L3-MAPPS

Conference Wednesday Luncheon



Guest Speaker

Neil Mitchell
Neil Mitchell
Bio (PDF) - Abstract (PDF)
Vice-President Engineering Darlington Refurbishment
Ontario Power Generation