Description
An ICTP-IAEA Virtual Meeting

This School is a certificate course introducing participants to the foundation skills and knowledge required to successfully manage and lead a nuclear energy programme. The target audience for this training event is new and young nuclear professionals entering the field of nuclear energy and nuclear technology.
 
Jointly organized by ICTP, the objectives of this training event are to:
  • Provide an international educational experience and an opportunity for worldwide networking to future leaders and managers of nuclear energy;
  • Raise awareness of participants about recent developments in nuclear energy;
  • Broaden participants’ understanding on key issues and challenges associated with peaceful uses of nuclear energy; and
  • Introduce participants to the leadership and managerial competencies needed to successfully run the national nuclear energy programme.
 
Topics:
  • Introduction to the IAEA and nuclear technology
  • IAEA and its services
  • Overview of nuclear applications
  • Climate change and the economics of nuclear energy
  • An integrated approach to human resource development and nuclear knowledge management
  • Management and leadership in a nuclear organization
  • Nuclear safety
  • Nuclear security
  • Nuclear safeguards
  • Emergency planning, preparedness and response
  • Radiation safety and protection
  • Nuclear law
  • Nuclear power
  • Nuclear fuel cycle and waste management
Registration: There is no registration fee.
 
Go to day
  • Monday, 6 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55 Opening Remarks, Objectives and Overview
      This online course is organized as a series of pre-recorded lectures, broadcasted each day for asynchronous, self-paced learning.
      
      Learning materials related to different Modules will be uploaded for participants’ access on the MOODLE Platform each day at 9:00 (CEST).
      
      The Material will remain accessible until 17 June 2022.
      • 09:00 IAEA and Its Services to Member States 1h0'
        Speaker: Tea BILIC ZABRIC (IAEA, Austria)
      • 10:00 Introduction to Nuclear Power and Current Nuclear Power Technologies 1h0'
        Speaker: Stefano MONTI (IAEA, Austria)
      • 11:00 Nuclear Power Technology Evolution 1h0'
        Speaker: Haseeb Ur REHMAN (IAEA, Austria), Tatiana JEVREMOVIC (IAEA, Austria)
      • 12:00 IAEA’s Scientific and Technical Information Resources 1h0'
        Speaker: Tea BILIC ZABRIC (IAEA, Austria)
    • 14:00 - 16:00 School official start
      LIVE SESSION Platform: Zoom Webinar
      • 14:00 Welcome Remarks 45'
        Speakers: Maria Elena URSO (IAEA, Italy), Alesia IUNIKOVA (IAEA, Austria), Claudio TUNIZ (ICTP, Italy)
      • 14:45 Group photo 15'
  • Tuesday, 7 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55
      Learning materials will be uploaded for participants’ access on the MOODLE Platform on 7 June 2021 at 9:00 (CEST).
      • 09:00 Introduction to Nuclear Applications 1h0'
        Speaker: TBC (IAEA, Austria)
      • 10:00 Introduction to Nuclear Research Facilities 1h0'
        Speaker: Nuno BARRADAS (IAEA, Austria)
      • 11:00 Non-electric Applications of Nuclear Power 1h0'
        Speaker: Alina CONSTANTIN (IAEA, Austria)
      • 12:00 Development of Small Modular Reactors 1h0'
        Speaker: Chirayu BATRA (IAEA, Austria)
      • 13:00 IAEA approach to Workforce Planning for Nuclear Organizations 1h0'
        Speaker: David DRURY (IAEA, Austria)
      • 14:00 An Integrated Approach to HRD and NKM 1h0'
        Speaker: David DRURY (IAEA, Austria)
  • Wednesday, 8 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55
      • 09:00 Virtual Tour 1h0'
        Asynchronous (optional)
    • 14:00 - 16:00 MATRIX live forum on topics delivered on Day 1 and 2 2h0'
      LIVE SESSION Platform: MATRIX
      Speaker: Alesia UINIKOVA (IAEA), Brian MOLLOY (Private Consultant, Ireland), John MOORE (Private Consultant, Canada), Claudio TUNIZ (ICTP), Maria Elena URSO (IAEA)
  • Thursday, 9 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55
      Learning materials will be uploaded for participants’ access on the MOODLE Platform on 9 June 2021 at 9:00 (CEST).
      • 09:00 Introduction to New Builds and the IAEA’s Milestones Approach 1h0'
        Speaker: Thibaud REYSSET (IAEA, Austria), Marta WALKER (IAEA, Austria)
      • 10:00 Role of Nuclear Energy for Sustainable Development 1h0'
        Speaker: Aliki VAN HEEK (IAEA, Austria)
      • 11:00 Economics of Nuclear Power 1h0'
        Speaker: Aliki VAN HEEK (IAEA, Austria)
      • 12:00 Energy Planning Tools and Capacity Building Programme of the IAEA 1h0'
        Speaker: Manuel WELSCH (IAEA, Austria)
      • 13:00 Introduction to NPP Life Cycle Management 1h0'
        Speaker: Ed BRADLEY (IAEA, Austria)
  • Friday, 10 June 2022
    • 14:00 - 16:00
      LIVE SESSION Platform: Zoom Webinar
      • 14:00 Panel discussion 1h40'
        Speaker: Nuno BARRADAS (IAEA), Alexander BYCHKOV (IAEA), Benoit LEPOUZE (IAEA), Lynne MATTHEWS*/to be confirmed/ (EDF Energy, UK), Brian MOLLOY (Private Consultant, Ireland), John MOORE (Private Consultant, Canada), Henri PAILLERE (IAEA), Claudio TUNIZ (ICTP, Italy)
      • 15:40 Virtual Tour - live 20'
        Speaker: Pavel HARLAMPIEV (Rosenergoatom, Russian Federation)
  • Monday, 13 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55
      Learning materials will be uploaded for participants’ access on the MOODLE Platform on 13 June 2021 at 9:00 (CEST).
      • 09:00 Main Principles of Stakeholders Involvement and Public Communication for Nuclear Technology 1h0'
        Speaker: David DRURY (IAEA, Austria)
      • 10:00 Introduction to the Concept of Risk and Risk Communication 1h0'
        Speaker: David DRURY (IAEA, Austria)
      • 11:00 Nuclear Leadership and Management 1h0'
        Speaker: Iva KUBANOVA (IAEA, Austria)
      • 12:00 Safety Culture 1h0'
        Speaker: Caroline PIKE (IAEA, Austria)
      • 13:00 Overview of Nuclear Fuel Cycle 1h0'
        Speaker: Kailash AGARWAL (IAEA, Austria)
  • Tuesday, 14 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55
      Learning materials will be uploaded for participants’ access on the MOODLE Platform on 14 June 2021 at 9:00 (CEST).
      • 09:00 Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities 1h0'
        Speaker: Patrick O'SULLIVAN (IAEA, Austria)
      • 10:00 Spent Nuclear Fuel Management 1h0'
        Speaker: Amparo GONZALEZ-ESPARTERO (IAEA, Austria)
      • 11:00 Radioactive Waste Management 1h0'
        Speaker: Rebecca ROBBINS (IAEA), Stefan MAYER (IAEA), Willie MEYER (IAEA), Philippe VAN MARCKE (IAEA), Karina LANGE (IAEA)
      • 12:00 Main Principles of Nuclear Safety 1h0'
        Speaker: Maria MORACHO RAMIREZ (IAEA, Austria)
      • 13:00 Radiation Protection and Safety 1h0'
        Speaker: Hari PAPPINISSERI (IAEA, Austria)
      • 14:00 Emergency Preparedness and Response 1h0'
        Speaker: To Be Confirmed (IAEA, Austria)
  • Wednesday, 15 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55
      • 09:00 Virtual Tour 1h0'
        Asynchronous (optional)
    • 14:00 - 16:00 MATRIX live forum on topics delivered on Day 6 and 7 2h0'
      LIVE SESSION Platform: MATRIX
      Speaker: Alesia UINIKOVA (IAEA), Brian MOLLOY (Private Consultant, Ireland), John MOORE (Private Consultant, Canada), Claudio TUNIZ (ICTP), Maria Elena URSO (IAEA)
  • Thursday, 16 June 2022
    • 09:00 - 23:55
      Learning materials will be uploaded for participants’ access on the MOODLE Platform on 16 June 2021 at 9:00 (CEST).
      • 09:00 Nuclear Security Fundamentals and Infrastructure 2h0'
        Speaker: Kristof HORVATH (IAEA, Austria)
      • 11:00 Information and Computer Security 1h0'
        Speaker: Trent NELSON (IAEA, Austria)
      • 12:00 Nuclear Law and Relevant International Legal Instruments 1h0'
        Public video,	Various Speakers (IAEA, Austria)
      • 13:00 IAEA Legal Framework for Safeguards 1h0'
        Speaker: Cristian DE FRANCIA* /to be confirmed/ (IAEA, Austria)
      • 14:00 IAEA Methods and Tools for Safeguards Implementation 1h0'
        Speaker: Kerrin SWAN* /to be confirmed/ (IAEA, Austria)
  • Friday, 17 June 2022
    • 14:00 - 16:00
      LIVE SESSION Platform: Zoom Webinar
      • 14:00 Panel discussion 1h40'
        Speaker: David DRURY (IAEA), Olga GERMAN (IAEA), Lisa LANDE (IAEA), Anzhelika KHAPERSKAIA (IAEA), Iva KUBANOVA (IAEA), Brian MOLLOY (Private consultant, Ireland), John MOORE (Private consultant, Canada), Kerrin SWAN (ICTP), Claudio TUNIZ (ICTP), Wei HUANG (IAEA)
      • 15:40 Closing Remarks 20'
        Speaker: Alesia UINIKOVA (IAEA), Brian MOLLOY (Private Consultant, Ireland), John MOORE (Private Consultant, Canada), Claudio TUNIZ (ICTP), Maria Elena URSO (IAEA)