Dear Sirs and Mesdames,

We have the honor to invite you to take part in the International Conference “Novel Vision of Scientific & Technical Support for Regulation of Nuclear Energy Safety: Competence, Transparency, Responsibility” to be conducted on 22-23 March 2017 in Kyiv to mark the 25th anniversary of SSTC NRS.

Conference languages:

  • Ukrainian
  • English
  • Russian

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided during the Conference.

Organizing Committee

Committee Chairperson S. Bozhko SNRIU
Committee Co-Chairperson H. Teske GRS (Germany)
Committee member I. Shevchenko SSTC NRS
Committee member Yu. Nedashkovsky NAEK Energoatom
Committee member J. Ramsey U.S. NRC (USA)
Committee member V. Petruk State Agency of Ukraine on Exclusion Zone Management
Committee member O. Pecherytsia SSTC NRS
Committee member O. Makarovska IAEA
Committee member Ye. Pysmenny National Technical University of Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute” (NTUU KPI)
Committee member N. Valigun SSTC NRS
Committee member Yu. Yesypenko SSTC NRS

Program Committee

Committee Chairperson O. Kyrylenko Department of Physical and Technical Problems of Power Engineering of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
Committee Co-Chairperson O. Shavlakov NAEK Energoatom
Committee member O. Dybach SSTC NRS
Committee member P. Kohut BNL (USA)
Committee member E. Uspuras LEI (Lithuania)
Committee member М. Hrehor ÚJV Řež (Czech Republic)
Committee member V. Krasnorutskyi NSC KIPT
Committee member A. Nosovskyi Institute for Safety Problems of Nuclear Power Plants
Committee member V. Boychuk SSTC NRS
Committee member H. Mulyar Ukrainian Nuclear Society
Committee member O. Kosharna Ukrainian Nuclear Forum Association
Committee member M. Steinberg Honored worker of nuclear energy branch
Committee member H. Kopchynskyi Honored worker of nuclear energy branch
Committee member V. Shenderovych Honored worker of nuclear energy branch

 

Agenda of the International Conference

“Novel Vision of Scientific & Technical Support for Regulation of Nuclear Energy Safety: Competence, Transparency, Responsibility”

 

22 March 2017

800  – 900

Registration of Conference Participants

900 – 920

Opening of the Conference. Welcome speech by the SNRIU, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Energoatom Company, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute

920 – 945

Development of Scientific and Technical Support to Regulation of Nuclear and Radiation Safety in Ukraine. Significant Issues and Top-Priority Areas

I. Shevchenko/ SSTC NRS

(Ukraine)

 

945 – 1320

Plenary session 1 – “Key Principles of Scientific and Technical Support for Regulation of Nuclear and Radiation Safety”

Moderator – M. Yastrebenetsky/SSTC NRS Kharkiv Subsidiary (Ukraine)

 

945-1010

25 years of cooperation, highlighting the significant achievements in nuclear safety that have been made in Ukraine

J. Ramsey/ U.S. NRC (USA)

1010-1035

New ETSON strategy

B. De Boeck/ Bel V (Belgium)

1035-1100

Cooperation Between SSTC-NRS and the EU in the Area of Nuclear Safety

J. Vegh/ EC-JRC (Netherlands) –

Y. Stockmann/ EC-JRC (Netherlands)

1100 – 1130

Coffee break / Beginning of poster session

 

 

1130-1155

Initiatives of the TSO Forum to support Technical and Scientific capacity in nuclear and radiation safety

K. Вen Оuaghrem/ IAEA

(Austria)

1155 -1220

Objectives and challenges of scientific and technical support to nuclear regulators

А. Madonna/ ITER-CONSULT (Italy)

1220-1245

Building new TSO organization and competences in the Czech Republic

M. Hrehor/  ÚJV Řež                          (Czech Republic)

1245-1310

Enhancing of the national nuclear safety regime

М. Sneve/ NRPA

(Norway)

1310-1320

Discussion of reports and summary of the session

1320 – 1430

Lunch / poster presentations

1430 – 1710

Plenary session 2 – “Key Constituents of TSO Activities. Scientific and Technical Safety Aspects”

Moderator – Е. Ušpuras / LEI (Lithuania)

 

1430 -1455

IRSN methodology for the safety analysis of illustrated events with recent events

F. Ménage/ IRSN (France)

1455 -1520

Calculation benchmark for determining VVER-1000 core neutronic characteristics

T. Lötsch/ TÜV SÜD Industrie Service  GmbH

(Germany) –

Iu. Ovdiienko/ SSTC NRS (Ukraine)

1520 -1545

Search and recovery of orphan radioactive sources

V. Petrosyan/ Nuclear and Radiation Safety Center (Armenia)

1545-1610

Modern Approaches to Fracture Resistance Assessment of NPP Reactor Pressure Vessels and Primary Side Components of VVER NPPs

V. Kharchenko/ G.S. Pisarenko Institute for Problems of Strength (Ukraine)

1610-1635

TSO Knowledge Portal

V. Ivenin /GRS (Germany) –

S. Kravtsov/ SSTC NRS

(Ukraine)

1635 -1700

TSO in the mirror of Integrated Regulatory Review Service

О. Makarovska/ IAEA (Austria)

1700 -1710

Discussion of reports and summary of the session

1710 – 1730

Coffee break

1730 – 1900

Ceremonial meeting devoted to the 25th anniversary of SSTC NRS

         

 

Section of poster presentations will be open during coffee break from 11:00 to 11:30 and during lunch break from 13:20 to 14:30.

 

23 March 2017

900 – 1340

Plenary session 3 – “Nuclear and Radiation Safety – Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” Moderator – M. Shteinberg / (Ukraine)

 

900 925

Prospects of Chornobyl Exclusion Zone transformation

V. Petruk/ State Agency of Ukraine on Exclusion Zone Management (Ukraine)

925 950

Experience, lessons and prospects of ChNPP Shelter transformation

A. Novikov/ ChNPP (Ukraine)

950 1015

Networking in nuclear safety is a key for success

Е. Ušpuras/ LEI (Lithuania)

1015-1040

Retrospective of NPP accidents (Chernobyl, TMI and Fukushima): lessons learnt, safety enhancement measures, plans for future

M. Сhouha/ RISKAUDIT (France)

1040-1105

Scientific and Technical Justification of NPP Lifetime

Yu. Nedashkovsky/ Energoatom Company (Ukraine) – O. Shugailo/ SSTC NRS (Ukraine)

1105 – 1135

Coffee break

 

1135-1200

Treatment of highly radioactive liquid waste originating from a severe accident at a VVER type NPP

V. Havlova/ UJV Rez, a. S (Czech Republic)

1200 -1225

Approaches to the independent analysis of mixed cores under the new types of nuclear fuel licensing

Iu. Ovdiienko/ SSTC NRS (Ukraine)

1225-1250

State and problems of radioactive waste management

G. Lysychenko/ Institute of Environmental Geochemistry (Ukraine)

1250 -1315

Lessons from the EC supported JRodos installation in Ukraine

W. Raskob/ Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)

1315-1325

Discussion of reports and summary of the session

1325-1340

Summary and closure of the Conference

 

Poster presentations

Contribution of The George Kuzmycz Training Center for Physical Protection, Control and Accounting of Nuclear Material to Development of Regulations on Physical Protection of Nuclear Facilities and Nuclear Material and Accounting and Control of Nuclear Material

A. Samsonenko/ Nuclear Research Institute, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Ukraine)

Thermal Safety Aspects Of Dry Storage Of Spent Nuclear Fuel

S. Alekhina/ A. N. Podgorny Institute for Mechanical Engineering Problems,                 National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Ukraine)

Analysis of Operating Experience of NPP I&C Based on FPGA Platform

V. Kharchenko/ Center for Safety Infrastructure-Oriented Research and Analysis, Radiy (Ukraine)

ARGOS Platform as a Key Tool for Support of Regulatory Authorities

J. Pehrsson/ PDC-ARGOS (Denmark) - D. Gordinskiy/ NPP Operational Support Institute (Ukraine)

Medical and Dose Monitoring in Remediation of a Hazardous Post-Accident Nuclear Facility

V. Sushko/ National Research Center for Radiation Medicine, National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine (Ukraine)

Zaporizhzhya NPP Site Flooding Conditions under a Combination of Man-Caused and Natural Hazards

V. Skalozubov/ Odessa National Polytechnic University of Ukraine (Ukraine)

Safety Analysis in Diversification of VVER Fuel Assemblies

V. Skalozubov/ Odessa National Polytechnic University of Ukraine (Ukraine)

Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste in Ukraine: History, Current Status and Prospects

Yu. Shibetsky/ Scientific and Engineering Center for Radioecological Field Studies, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Ukraine)

Safety Assessment Approach for Deep Geological Repository in the Czech Republic

R. Trtilek /UJV Rez, a.s (Czech Republic)

Technical Support Organization Knowledge Management For Nuclear Regulatory Support

J. Ramsey/ US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (США) -  S. Katsenelenbogan/ Advanced System Technology and Management (США) - P. Kohut/ Brookhaven National Laboratory (USA)

Modernization of Single-Depth Containers with Surveillance Specimens for Materials Science Support to Ensure Safety of VVER-1000 Long-Term Operation

G. Grynchenko/ Energoatom Scientific and Technical Center (Ukraine)

NPP Safety Improvement through Secondary Piping Lifetime Management

V. Kravchenko/ Odessa National Polytechnic Institute of Ukraine (Ukraine)  

Practicing Improvisation: The Missing Link in Nuclear Emergency Response Training

S. Schmid/

Department of Science and Technology in Society, Virginia Tech (USA)

Study of the Three-Dimensional Flow Characteristics Inside the WWER-440 Fuel Assembly

H. Hovhannisyan/ Nuclear and Radiation Safety Centre (Armenia)

Axial Burnup Influence on Spent Fuel Cask Dose

S. Bznuni/ Nuclear and Radiation Safety Centre (Armenia)

Dissemination of Knowledge About NPP Instrumentation and Control Systems Safety

M. Yastrebenetsky/SSTC NRS (Ukraine)

 

Venue

Big Conference Hall of VD MAIS Office Center м. Київ, вул. Михайла Донця, 6


By public transport:

  • Subway station “Petrivka”, “Dorohozhychi”: trolley bus No.27 up to the stop “Heroiv Sevastopolia Street”
  • Subway station “Universytet”: public taxi bus No. 433 up to the stop “Heroiv Sevastopolya Street”
  • Subway station “Palats Sportu”: public taxi bus No. 427 up to the stop “Heroiv Sevastopolya Street”
  • Subway station “Vokzalna”: tram No.1 and No.3 up to the stop “Heroiv Sevastopolya Street”, then 10 minutes by foot
  • Subway station «Beresteyska”: tram No.14 and No.15 up to the stop “Kislorodnyy zavod” or “Prospekt Vidradnyy”, then 10 minutes by foot
  • Subway station “Shuliavska”: public taxi bus No. 427 and No. 201, bus No. 2 up to the stop “Heroiv Sevastopolya Street”
  • Railway Station “Pivdennyy”: public taxi bus No. 401 up to the stop “Heroiv Sevastopolya Street”, then 10 minutes by foot

 

Contact information

Please send applications for participation in the Conference and requests for information at:

35-37 V. Stusa St., Kyiv, Ukraine, 03142, p/o box, SSTC NRS

Yuliia Yesypenko
E-mail: jv_yesipenko@sstc.com.ua
Phone: (044) 422-49-72. Fax: (044) 452-89-90

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