THE III INTERNATIONAL NUCLEAR FORUM

September 22-26, 2008,
St.Petersburg, Russia, Institute ATOMPROF,
Aerodromnaya st., 4


INFORMATION


The forum's goal is to discuss scientific, technical and political aspects of state systems of nuclear and radiation safety, searching ways of solving of scientific, technical, legal and social problems at management of spent nuclear fuel and radioactive waste including its treatment, storage and final disposal.

FORUM PROGRAM:

PLENARY MEETING
INTEGRATED SYSTEM OF RADIOACTIVE WASTE MANAGEMENT

SECTIONS:


  1. Federal target program Nuclear and radiation safety realization: first results, near-term outlook
  2. Longtime storage and final disposal of radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel
  3. Radioactive material transportation: methods, equipment, licensing
  4. Instruments and methods of radiation control. Seminar Interindustry intercalibration results
  5. Remediation of legacy facilities and sites
THE PANEL DISCUSSIONS:


  1. Nuclear and radiation safety and public opinion
  2. Nuclear education and human resources management
  3. International co-operation in radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel management
  4. Realization of the concept of safe depleted Uranium hexafluoride management

The following events are taking place during the period of forum work:
  • The VIII international exhibition "Nuclear industry" (LENEXPO fairgrounds in the harbor of St.-Petersburg)
  • Technical excursions to the nuclear facilities in the northwest region of Russia
VENUE, WORKING LANGUAGES AND PROCEDURE

The forum program will include plenary and section meetings, panel discussions and poster presentations. The meetings will be held in NEI CPE ATOMPROF. Time for paper presentations at the plenary and section meeting is 20 min. Working languages of the conference are Russian and English, simultaneous translation will be available. Participants presenting papers will have an opportunity to demonstrate transparent slides of A4 format, to use computers and projecting equipment

REQUIREMENTS TO PAPERS

The Forum Proceedings will be published in two languages before the forum. The Steering Committee accepts properly prepared papers until 1 August 2008.
Authors should submit a diskette with electronic version of their paper (or send papers by e-mail) in the Word or RTF format (Text_Doc style: Times New Roman, 10 pt., paragraph indent 1,27 cm., single space, 2 cm. for all margins) to the Steering Committee. If papers contain objects made in other software (drawings, schemes, etc.) they should be attached as separate files (tif, 300 dpi, cdr etc). It is author who translates the report into English. Authors should put their names under the name of the paper and indicate organization they work at. At the same time authors must enclose their handwritten permission for publishing their paper in the Conference proceedings.
Mounts for poster presentations (1mx1m; 0,9mx1,2m) are provided by the Steering Committee of the Conference.
The forum program with advertisements of enterprises, firms and companies will be published in Russian and English and will be sent to participants in advance.

REGISTRATION FEE

The registration fee for participation in the forum is 500 (five hundred) euro including VAT 18%. The registration fee includes participation in the scientific program, oral report, simultaneous translation, publishing the paper in the Forum proceedings, an information pack, unlimited attendance of the exhibition, participation in the official reception, coffee-breaks, technical excursions and cultural program.

PAYMENT PROCEDURE

A participant shall send a completed registration form to the Secretariat of the Organizing Committee. After receiving the registration form the Organizing Committee will fax the participant an invoice for payment and at the same time will mail the participant 2 copies of the contract and the original invoice. The participant must inform the Forum Secretariat about his payment according to the invoice (or fax a copy of a payment order with bank notice).
Payment by cash is made during the registration of participants on September 21 22 2008; in this case the participant must send a letter guaranteeing payment to the Conference Secretariat.
The participant must bring 1 copy of the signed contract and a letter of authority for the right to sign financial documents to the conference.
ACCOMMODATION of the forum participants and persons accompanying them will be organized at hotels of the city and the hotel of NEI CPE ATOMPROF.

Presentations, Follow-up Seminars, Sponsorship

The Organizers offer to hold a presentation of your services or wares, a scientific and technical seminar within the forum, various sponsorship forms.
  • General sponsorof the forum 250000 (two hundred thousand) rubles including 18% VAT can participate with reports at a plenary session and at any section, make a presentation, place an advertisement in the forum materials, hold a seminar.
  • Official sponsor of the forum 180000 (one hundred eighty thousand) rubles including 18% VAT can participate with a report, make a presentation, place an advertisement in the conference materials.
  • Scientific and practical seminar (a hall for 70 persons/3 hours) 37000 (thirty seven thousand) rubles. including 18% VAT.
  • Scientific and practical seminar (a hall for 40 persons/3 hours) 25000 (twenty five thousand) rubles. including 18% VAT.
  • The cost of a presentation of your firm at a plenary session is 25000 (twenty five thousand) rubles. including 18% VAT
  • Exposition of your firm in the halls of NEI CPE ATOMPROF. 25000 (twenty five thousand) rubles including 18% VAT


PROGRAME COMMITTEE OF THE FORUM

NEI CPE “ATOMPROF”.
Aerodromnaya st., 4
St. Petersburg, 197348
Russia
Tel: (812) 394 5314               Fax: (812) 394 6117
E-mail: Tair.Tairov@groc.ru

Contact: Tair Tairov


SECRETARIAT OF THE FORUM

Forum website: http://www.graph.runnet.ru
NEI CPE “ATOMPROF”.
Aerodromnaya st., 4
St. Petersburg, 197348
Russia
Tel: (812) 394 7115, 394 7887             Tel./Fax: (812) 394 5006
E-mail: forum2008@groc.ru
Contact: Marina Labyntseva


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