Rick Jennings, Assistant Deputy Minister, Ministry of Energy, Ontario, will speak about Ontario’s recently released Long Term Energy Plan (LTEP) and the role of nuclear energy as part of that plan at this year’s first Future of Nuclear Seminar. The LTEP report entitled Achieving Balance addresses the growing role of renewables in the energy mix, the ongoing need for safe, reliable base load energy and the export business development potential for the nuclear industry. This session is targeted at senior executives and stakeholders that would like an opportunity to engage in a private dialogue regarding important nuclear energy issues in an objective, collaborative learning environment.
Future of Nuclear Seminar Series
The Future of Nuclear Advisory Board has organized a series of six seminars to be held through 2014 to discuss important nuclear energy issues. The dates for the 2014 seminars are January 2, March 4, May 6, June 24, September 23 and November 4. Topics and speakers for each session will be announced on the Future of Nuclear website, the Future of Nuclear Conference Facebook page, the “FutureofNuclear” twitter feed and via our direct newsletter which you may register for by clicking here. Seminars are conducted during lunch in meeting rooms at Torys, 79 Wellington St. W, 30th Floor, Toronto, ON.
The Future of Nuclear Series is funded by the registration fees of participants, revenues from resultant reports and the support of sponsors. Supporters to date include Babcock and Wilcox, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, McMaster University, Ontario Power Generation, Power Workers’ Union, Torys, University of Toronto, Westinghouse. The Seminar Series is organized by Mindfirst Inc. under the direction of Future of Nuclear Advisory Board chaired by Henry Vehovec, Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto, Innovations in Technologies and Organizations in Global Energy Systems. Seminars are conducted under Chatham House Rule format.
11:30 – 12:00 Registration and Networking
12:00 – 12:45 Welcome & Presentation during lunch
12:45 – 1:30 Discussion, Q&A, Official Closing
1:30 – 2:00 Networking & Informal Discussion