Event Details

Nuclear Safety and Technology Public Seminar- Nuclear Energy: Challenges and Opportunities

Date: 21 May 2019
Time: 5:00pm– 6:15 pm
Venue: Room 1601, 1/F, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong
Organizer(s): HKNS
Co-Organizer(s): Dept ME-CityU
Supporter(s): HKARMS, HKIE-NE, IOSH, HKRP, IMechE, and HKIE-MMNC
Speaker: Mr. William D. Magwood, IV, Director-General, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA)
Language: English
Contact Person: Dr Louis Liu
Contact Email: info@hkns.hk
Content: Mr. Magwood, the Director General of the Paris-based Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), a multilateral agency with 33 member countries representing the most advanced nuclear safety, science, and technology infrastructures in the world, will review his impressions of the most important lessons from Fukushima Daiichi and other nuclear disasters and what these lessons tell us about nuclear energy and its future as a major energy source in the long-term future. He will consider the role nuclear energy can play in the longer term future and what steps are needed to assure a future with clean, reliable energy.
Remarks: The event is free to members of Organisers and Supporting Organisations. Enrolment is on a first-come first-served basis. Members must register on-line and will be acknowledged automatically. Information collected here will be used solely for the administration of this event. All information and views expressed by the speaker and in the presentation materials do not reflect the official opinion and position of the Organisers. No responsibility is accepted by the Organisers or the Supporting Organisations for such information and views including their accuracy, correctness, and veracity.

Registration Details:

The online registration starts at 2019-01-01 and end at 2019-05-19. Please register during the above period.