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Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Summit 2019

Date: 20th February 2019 - 21st February 2019 Location: London - UK

ACI’s 6th Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Summit will be taking place in London, UK, on 20th & 21st February 2019.

The two day event will bring together senior executives from the key industry stakeholders from Energy Providers, Plant Owners & Operators, Industry Consultants & Experts, Lawyers, Purchasing and Procurement Management Professionals, Nuclear Regulators, Nuclear Technology Companies, Industry Investors, Asset Management Companies, Nuclear Engineers and Safety Inspectors, Decommissioning Managers, Waste Management Companies, Governmental representatives responsible for nuclear power development, Radiation and health protection agencies, Packaging & Transportation Officials, Academic Institutions, Research Organisations and Market Analysts.

Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Summit 2019 will provide excellent opportunities to learn from high profile speakers sharing their knowledge and expertise on overcoming the current challenges involved in the decommissioning of nuclear power plants and radioactive waste management.

You will also have the chance to network with industry leaders from across the entire value chain, to maximise the opportunities arising in the nuclear decommissioning sector, whilst also discovering the latest technologies and solutions that facilitate the storage and management of spent fuel.

You are kindly invited to ACI’s 6th Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Summit to discover the key topics and updates from the latest developments in the essential areas of nuclear power plant decommissioning and radioactive waste management.



20th February 2019
21st February 2019
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Cheryl Williams – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 (0) 203 141 0605
Cheryl Williams – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 (0) 203 141 0605
Cheryl Williams – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 (0) 203 141 0605
Cheryl Williams – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 (0) 203 141 0605
Cheryl Williams – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 (0) 203 141 0605
Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 646 7036


Royal Garden Hotel
2 – 24 Kensington High Street
London, W8 4PT United Kingdom

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0044 (0) 20 7937 8000
  • Current status of decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) in the global context
  • Comprehensive cost analysis for decommissioning of Nuclear Power Plants
  • Oil & Gas Decommissioning Experience and Knowledge to be taken into account
  • Public-Private Partnerships to ease the burden of covering decommissioning costs
  • Prerequisites for the optimum decommissioning strategy
  • Analysis of different strategy models and the various risks associated
  • Aspects to consider for the storage of metallic waste and structures from dismantled NPPs
  • Technological developments to facilitate decommissioning of Nuclear Power Plants
  • Key features to acknowledge for increasing efficiency of radioactive waste management services
  • Current status of the radioactive waste management infrastructure in the UK
  • Contracting models and project control
  • Observations on the readiness of governments to efficiently manage the storage of radioactive waste produced


    • Patrick O’Sullivan, Decommissioning Specialist, IAEA
    • Jörg Viermann, Head of Department Sales Waste Management, GNS
    • William Roberts, Consulting Director, Decommology
    • Bav Thaker, Head of New Business & Strategy, Studsvik
    • Simon Evans, Associate Director, Nuclear Safety Department, European Bank for Reconstruction & Development
    • Duncan Card, Senior Partner, Bennett Jones LLP
    • Martin Walkingshaw, Deputy Managing Director, LLW Repository Ltd
    • Francesco Romano, Radiation Protection Expert, Joint Research Centre-European Commission
    • Jurij Shapoval, Head of dismantling Projects Programme, SE Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant
    • Marnix Braeckeveldt, Industrial Management Director, NIRAS-ONDRAF
    • Dr Juliet Long, Head of Radioactive Waste Management Infrastructure, Environment Agency
    • Rudi Saelens, Independent Decommissioning Consultant, Rudimental
    • Lamberto Matteocci, Deputy Of The Director, ISIN – National Inspectorate For Nuclear Safety And Radiation Protection
    • Ivana Davidova, Senior Specialist In Decommissioning, CEZ
    • Charlotta Sanders, Senior Project Manager: Radiological Protection, Waste Management & Decommissioning, World Nuclear Association
    • David Whitmore, Head Of Energy, PCUBED
    • James Ford, Partner, Abel & Imray
    • Sarah Phillips, Part-qualified Patent Attorney, Abel & Imray

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:


Lauriane Pardoux

Tel: +44 (0)20 3141 0632

Email: [email protected]


Mikhail Kryukov

Tel: +44 (0)20 3141 0649

Email: [email protected]



Senior representatives and stakeholders from across the entire value chain representing 

  • Energy Providers
  • Plant Owners & Operators
  • Industry Consultants & Experts
  • Lawyers, Purchasing and Procurement Management Professionals
  • Nuclear Regulators
  • Nuclear Technology Companies
  • Industry Investors
  • Asset Management Companies
  • Nuclear Engineers and Safety Inspectors
  • Decommissioning Managers
  • Waste Management Companies
  • Governmental representatives responsible for nuclear power development
  • Radiation and health protection agencies
  • Packaging & Transportation Officials
  • Academic Institutions
  • Research Organisations
  • Market Analysts




GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH, world leading supplier of casks for spent fuel, HLW and ILW, also offers comprehensive services for management and disposal of spent fuel and all types of radioactive waste. Almost 1500 spent fuel casks/HLW of the CASTOR® and CONSTOR® type and more than 7500 MOSAIK® casks and GNS Yellow Boxes® for ILW are used today in a number of countries on four continents. This makes GNS the world’s top supplier of shielded transport and storage casks. Design and supply of treatment facilities and all kinds of engineering support round off our portfolio.



Studsvik’s Consultancy Services is a global, high-end nuclear and environmental supplier focused on providing advanced consultancy, engineering, technologies and services to a diverse range of international customers including government bodies, regulators, repository implementers, nuclear and NORM operators, engineering suppliers and waste management operators.

Studsvik is an SME, with headquarters in Sweden and offices in the UK (Preston and Aldermaston), USA, Germany, China and UAE. Studsvik offers a wealth of experience and knowledge in the radioactive materials and nuclear industries markets in the UK and overseas. Studsvik employs an experienced, multi-disciplinary team offering reliable and practical advice in five key areas of consultancy expertise:

  • Waste Management
  • Radioactive Waste Policy & Strategy
  • Radiation Safety
  • Safety Analysis
  • Repository Studies




ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:


Atom Thomas

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0610

Email: [email protected]


Karel Krticka

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0628

Email: [email protected]



The European Demolition Association, EDA, was founded in 1978 and is the European platform for national demolition associations, demolition contractors and suppliers.
Every year, EDA organizes several activities to gather demolition industry stakeholders from all over Europe. The most important one is the Annual Convention, a meeting that includes a technical part with presentations about key topics and optional leisure activities. For 2017, EDA organizes a trade fair, “DDR EXPO 2017”, that will bring together professionals from three different industries: demolition, decontamination and recycling.

EDA represents thousands of companies, through its national associations and direct memberships.


NUGENIA is an international association dedicated to the research and development of nuclear fission technologies, with a focus on Generation II and III nuclear plants. It gathers stakeholders from industry, research, safety organisations and academia, committed to develop joint R&D projects in the field.. The work of NUGENIA is organised in six technical areas and two cross-cutting areas, within a general scope defined by the NUGENIA Global Vision published in 2015 and the Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda published by SNETP, the European stakeholder forum for nuclear technology.



The Associazione Italiana Nucleare (AIN) is a technical and scientific association that brings together entities, companies and centers of excellence involved in the development of nuclear technologies.

The Association provides a point of contact for Italian, European and international nuclear energy bodies. AIN represents the Italian nuclear system with European associations European Nuclear Society (ENS) and Forum Atomico Europeo (FORATOM), of which it was a founding member and promoter. The Association prepares and represents positions and qualified opinions on the subject of nuclear energy at national and international level. It carries on relations with national, international and supranational entities and associations in the sector.


NucNet is a global news provider for the nuclear sector and in operation since 1991. It is independent of any industrial or governmental organization. Its focus is providing fast and factual information about relevant events in the nuclear sector to its readership. NucNet’s website is: http://www.nucnet.org/

With nearly 11,000 readers throughout 54 countries, Nuclear News is considered the flagship trade publication serving the worldwide nuclear industry. Published by the American Nuclear Society, the magazine covers plant operations, maintenance and security; policy and legislation; international developments; waste management and fuel; and business and contract award news. Special editorial features in 2019 will include Decommissioning & Decontamination; Robotics & Remote Systems; and Health Physics and Isotopes & Radiation. Read featured articles and find information on advertising or subscribing at www.ans.org/nn.

Radwaste Solutions is a specialty magazine providing dedicated coverage of the decommissioning, environmental remediation, and waste management segments of the nuclear industry. Editorial coverage, typically in the form of full-length feature articles, focuses on the generation, handling, treatment, transportation, storage, and disposal of radioactive waste. Read featured articles and find information on advertising or subscribing at www.ans.org/rs.

“Nuclear 2.0” (www.atomic-energy.ru) is the largest Russian private pro-nuclear website established to strengthen communication of industry, science, government, educational and business organizations as well as, most importantly, with the public at large. The website also publishes a special monthly electronic journal “Nuclear and environmental safety” on all backend and safety topics of the nuclear industry.

Nuclear Engineering International is an in-depth technical magazine for the worldwide civil nuclear industry. The magazine offers news, opinion, market reviews, and articles on the front-end fuel cycle, through to operations, maintenance, NDE, ALARA, to Fukushima, decommissioning and radwaste, all at a technical level that is robust whilst remaining accessible to interested industry professionals in all fields.

Original nuclear industry reports are also published: quarterly nuclear electricity generation statistics for the entire world (‘load factors league tables’) and a tabular overview of the installed nuclear fleet in the World Nuclear Industry Handbook, a single volume reference guide that also includes a buyer’s guide, articles and industry contacts. Another highlight is the September fuel issue, with comprehensive fuel market review and fuel data tables.

Since its first issue in 1956, Nuclear Engineering International has been an independent voice in the nuclear industry that goes beyond the news headlines to explain new developments and market trends in technical detail.

Visit www.neimagazine.com for more information.


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ASD Media is an online media company. We provide professionals in dedicated markets with news, intelligence, and interaction opportunities. During the last five years we developed dedicated websites for events, reports, news distribution and source data, and changed the name of the ASD-Network to ASDNews to emphasize the news focus.


THE ENERGY DATA is an Informatic Centric Website focused mainly on the Energy and Power Industry Online. It is a B2B Platform mainly focus on latest Energy and Power News, Press Release, Industry related updates, Events, and Conferences. With The Energy Data, you can get all information that happens in the Energy and Power Industry.


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