* Thorium Energy Conference 2013 (ThEC13) * CERN Globe of Science and Innovation

from Sunday, October 27, 2013 (8:00 AM) to Thursday, October 31, 2013 (7:00 PM)
CERN (80-1-001)

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Oct 27, 2013
Oct 28, 2013
Oct 29, 2013
Oct 30, 2013
Oct 31, 2013
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7:20 AM
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7:30 AM
Conference check-in (until 8:45 AM) (80-1-001)
9:00 AM
Opening Ceremony - Jean-Pierre Revol (CERN) (until 10:20 AM) (80-1-001)
9:00 AM Welcome - Jean-Pierre Revol (CERN)   (80-1-001)
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9:15 AM Introduction of ThEC13 by representative of iThEC (C. Haegi, Former President of Geneva Government - Mr C. Haegi (Former President of Geneva Government)   (80-1-001)
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9:40 AM A Future for Thorium Power? - Carlo Rubbia (IASS, Potsdam, Germany; GSSI, L’Aquila, Italy)   (80-1-001)
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10:20 AM
Conference Photo (until 10:30 AM) (80-1-001)
10:30 AM --- Coffee / Conference Photo ---
11:00 AM
National & International Thorium Programmes - Anil Kakodkar (until 1:30 PM) (80-1-001)
11:00 AM Towards sustainable, secure and safe energy future: Leveraging opportunities with Thorium - Anil Kakodkar   (80-1-001)
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11:30 AM Thorium Energy R&D in China - HongJie XU (SINAP, China)   (80-1-001)
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12:00 PM The Japanese Thorium Programme - Toshinobu Sasa (J)   (80-1-001)
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12:30 PM Thorium Fuel Cycle activities in IAEA - Uddharan Basak (IAEA)   (80-1-001)
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1:00 PM Overview of European Experience with Thorium fuels - Didier Haas (Belgium)   (80-1-001)
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8:30 AM
Innovative Thorium­‐Reactor Concepts - Sylvie DELPECH (C) (until 10:30 AM) (80-1-001)
8:30 AM An industrial view on Thorium: Possibilities, Challenges and Paths forward - Luc Van Der Durpel (AREVA, France)   (80-1-001)
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9:00 AM Global and Turkish perspectives of Thorium fuel for nuclear energy - Muammer Kaya (E)   (80-1-001)
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9:30 AM Opportunities and Challenges for Thorium in Commercial MSRs - Tony Donaldson (Rolls-Royce, UK) Joel Turner (Rolls-Royce, UK)   (80-1-001)
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10:00 AM Current Czech R&D in Thorium MSR Technology and Future Directions - Jan Uhlir (Research Centre Rez)   (80-1-001)
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10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:55 AM
Conference Photo (until 11:00 AM) (80-1-001)
11:00 AM
Innovative Thorium­‐Reactor Concepts - Egil Lillestol (University of Bergen (NO)) (until 12:45 PM) (80-1-001)
11:00 AM Welcome - Rolf Heuer (CERN)   (80-1-001)
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11:15 AM Thorium Nuclear Power and Non­‐Proliferation - Hans BLIX (ex Director General of IAEA, Sweden)   (80-1-001)
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11:45 AM The Road to Enablement for a Liquid-­Fuel Reactor Fuelled by Thorium - Mr John Durham (Weinberg Foundation)   (80-1-001)
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12:15 PM Thorium in LWRs: first results from the ongoing irradiation campaign in the Halden Reactor - Øystein Asphjell (SCATEC, Oslo, Norway)   (80-1-001)
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8:30 AM
Thorium - Reactor Physics - Robert Cywinski (University of Huddersfield) (until 10:30 AM) (80-1-001)
8:30 AM Nuclear Data Development Related to Th‐U Fuel Cycle in India - Dr SRINIVASAN GANESAN (Bhabha Atomic Research Centre)   (80-1-001)
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9:00 AM Nuclear Data for the Thorium fuel Cycle and Transmutation - F. Gunsing (CEA, France)   (80-1-001)
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9:30 AM Fast Reactor Physics - K. Mikityuk (PSI, Switzerland)   (80-1-001)
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10:00 AM Introduction to the Physics of Thorium Molten Salt Fast Reactors - Elsa Merle-Lucotte (IN2P3 / CNRS, Grenoble, France)   (80-1-001)
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10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:00 AM
Accelerator-Driven Systems - Mike Seidel (PSI) (until 1:30 PM) (80-1-001)
11:00 AM ADS Physics and Motivations - Jean-Pierre Revol (CERN)   (80-1-001)
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11:30 AM Review of Accelerators for ADS - Alex C. Mueller (CNRS-IN2P3, France)   (80-1-001)
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12:00 PM Cyclotrons for ADS - P. Mandrillon (AIMA, France)   (80-1-001)
12:30 PM Euratom MAX Program: the MYRRHA Accelerator Experiment - Frederic Bouly (LPSC/CNRS)   (80-1-001)
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1:00 PM Accelerator development for ADSR - Roger Barlow (Huddersfield University, UK)   (80-1-001)
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8:30 AM
Accelerator - Driven Systems - Karel Samec (Swiss Federal Nuclear Safety Inspectorate (CH)) (until 10:30 AM) (80-1-001)
8:30 AM The Troisk ADS Project - Stanislav F. Sidorkin   (80-1-001)
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9:00 AM China ADS projects - Lei Yang (IMP CAS, China)   (80-1-001)
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9:30 AM Accelerator Driven Systems for thorium utilization in India - Shashikant Balwant Degweker (Bhabha Atomic Research Centre)   (80-1-001)
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10:00 AM The iThEC Strategy - Yacine Kadi (CERN)   (80-1-001)
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10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:00 AM
Round Table (until 12:45 PM) (80-1-001)
11:00 AM Introduction - Jean-Pierre Revol (CERN)   (80-1-001)
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11:05 AM International cooperation - Anil Kakodkar   (80-1-001)
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11:15 AM Innovative Thorium Reactor concepts: MSR - Hamid Aït Abderrahim (SCK.CEN)   (80-1-001)
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11:25 AM Thorium Fuel cycle - Yacine Kadi (CERN)   (80-1-001)
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11:35 AM Thorium-­Reactor Physics - Robert Cywinski (University of Huddersfield)   (80-1-001)
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11:45 AM ADS accelerators - Mike Seidel (PSI)   (80-1-001)
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11:55 AM ADS targets - Karel Samec (CERN)   (80-1-001)
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12:05 PM ADS projects - Prof. Maurice Bourquin (University of Geneva)   (80-1-001)
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12:15 PM Discussion: Next steps in thorium technology development and international collaboration framework   (80-1-001)
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PM
5:00 PM
Reception and Conference check-in (until 8:00 PM) (Hotel President Wilson, Geneva)
1:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
3:00 PM
National & International Thorium Programmes (Cont.) - Alex C. Mueller (IN2P3) (until 5:00 PM) (80-1-001)
3:00 PM Overview of the Thorium Programme in India - Dr Vijayan PALLIPPATTU KRISHNAN   (80-1-001)
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3:30 PM The UK’s strategy on thorium nuclear technologies - Rob Arnold (U)   (80-1-001)
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4:00 PM The Feasibility and Desirability of Employing Thorium Fuel Cycle for Power Generation - Bal Raj Sehgal (Royal Institute of Technology)   (80-1-001)
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4:30 PM MYRRHA: A Flexible and Fast Spectrum Irradiation Facility - Ait Abderahim Hamid (SCK-CEN Mol, Belgium)   (80-1-001)
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5:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
5:30 PM
Innovative Thorium - Reactor Concepts (incl. Industrial Programmes) - Alex C. Mueller (IN2P3) (until 7:00 PM) (80-1-001)
5:30 PM The Thorium Cycle: Past Achievements & Future Prospects - Dominique GRENECHE (Nuclear Consulting)   (80-1-001)
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6:00 PM Thorium Molten Salts, Theory and Practice - Paul Madden (Queen's College, UK)   (80-1-001)
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6:30 PM Flibe Energy LFTR Development Strategy - Kirk Sorensen (F)   (80-1-001)
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12:45 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:30 PM
Thorium-Fuel Cycle & Transmutation - Yacine Kadi (CERN) (until 5:00 PM) (80-1-001)
2:30 PM Utilization Potential of Thorium in CANDU Reactors and in Fusion‐Fission (Hybrid) Reactors - Sümer Sahin (Atılım University, Turkey)   (80-1-001)
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3:00 PM Introducing the thorium fuel cycle - Daniel Mathers (N)   (80-1-001)
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3:30 PM Recycling Challenges of thorium-­based fuels - Piaray Kishen Wattal (BARC, India)   (80-1-001)
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4:00 PM Aqueous and Pyro-­reprocessing - Sylvie DELPECH (C)   (80-1-001)
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4:30 PM PSI Studies on Advanced fuel cycle options for Fast/Thermal MSR Utilizing Thorium - Jiri KREPEL (PSI, Switzerland)   (80-1-001)
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5:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
5:30 PM
Thorium-Fuel Cycle & Transmutation - Yacine Kadi (CERN) (until 6:00 PM) (80-1-001)
5:30 PM Nuclear Data Development Related to Th-­U Fuel Cycle in China - Haicheng WU (CIAE, China)   (80-1-001)
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7:30 PM --- Conference banquet at Hotel President Wilson, Geneva ---
1:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:45 PM
Accelerator-Driven Systems - Yacine Kadi (CERN) (until 4:30 PM) (80-1-001)
2:45 PM Spallation Target Developments - Michael Wohlmuther (P)   (80-1-001)
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3:05 PM MEGAPIE: the world's first high-­power liquid metal spallation neutron source - Christian Latgé   (80-1-001)
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3:30 PM Thorium Target Design for Accelerator Driven-­Molten Salt Reactors - Sajo-­Bohus   (80-1-001)
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4:00 PM Virginia ADS Consortium - Dr Ganapati Myneni (Virginia Tech, USA)   (80-1-001)
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5:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
5:30 PM
Accelerator-­Driven Systems - Andreas Pautz (Paul-Scherrer Institut) (until 7:00 PM) (80-1-001)
5:30 PM KURRI Thorium-­loaded ADS Experiment - Cheolho PYEON (Research Reactor Institute, Kyoto University, Japan)   (80-1-001)
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6:00 PM A Status and Prospect of Korea ADS - Jong-Seo Chai (Gangneung-Wonju National University (KR))   (80-1-001)
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12:45 PM
A look into the future of thorium technologies - Jean-Pierre Revol (CERN) (until 1:15 PM) (80-1-001)
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1:15 PM
Closing Ceremony - Egil Lillestol (University of Bergen (NO)) Andreas Norlin (until 1:30 PM) (80-1-001)
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1:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
3:00 PM
CERN Visit (until 6:00 PM) (80-1-001)