Monday 20 Oct., 2014
Abel González – Keynote speech: imputability of health effects to low-dose radiation exposure situations (PPT).
Peri Johnson – Opening Address: Developments in Nuclear Law .
Diva Puig Cardoso – Seguridad Nuclear en Latinoamérica. El rol del derecho nuclear. Una propuesta (PPT).
Guilhermina Coimbra – The nuclear power plants stoppage around the world: the differences among Brazil and Fukushima power plants, in Japan (PPT).
Chun-Sheng Chen – Establishment of an East Asian nuclear safety and liability regime .
Kyogi Kawasak – Challenges and Prospects for the Nuclear Safety and Liability Regimes in Japan after Fukushima (PPT).
Cristina Alejandra Domínguez – The Code of Conduct on the safety and security of radioactive sources and the Abbu Dhabi Conference (PPT).
Steve McKintosh – Liability for damage caused by radioactive sources.
Sara Maciel Sánchez – The Mexican case of a stolen radioactive source during December 2013. The actions to be taken in and beyond national borders and the demand of the situation (PPT).
Ivonne María Alonso González / Alma Arnau Fernández – Authorization of practices and activities involved with the use of radioactive sources, Cuban regulatory body experience (PPT).
Sylvain Fanielle / Piotr Andrzejewski – Securing Radiological Materials: Time to have an international Legally Binding Convention?.
Tuesday 21 Oct., 2014
Safety and Licensing
Tobias Heldt- Corporate social responsibility (CSR) and its relevance for the nuclear sector (PPT).
Anoeska Buijze, Tijn Kortmann, Caroline Verwijs – Transparency and nuclear law: an instrumental perspective (PPT).
Rasa Ptasekaite – Continuous improvement of nuclear safety and nuclear safety culture: concepts and interaction (PPT) .
L. Kueny / E. Durand-Poudret – La gouvernance internationale de la sureté nucléaire: quelle remise en cause après Fukushima?(PPT)
Jacques Lavoie – The Constitutional duty to consult aboriginal peoples in Canada (PPT).
Daniela Stölzgen – Nuclear phase out and Operator’s rights – the German example (**) (PPT).
Judit Silye – EU initiatives following Fukushima nuclear accident: ammending the nuclear safety directive and establishing the “EU Liability Regime” .
Fortuné Ahoulouma / Laure Chapotet – La convention sur la surété nucléaire: Une convention cadre? / The convention on nuclear safety: a framework convention?
Radioactive Waste Management
Laurence Chabann- Pouzynin – Les déchets radioactifs : Enjeux et débats (PPT).
Nuria Prieto Serrano – The Nuclear Waste Directive: Contents and some reflections on its peer-review mechanism (PPT).
Stanley Berger – Lessons learned from 2013-14 Deep Geologic Repository (DGR) proceedings in Kincardine, Canada .
Gunther Künhe – The German path towards a final nuclear waste repository (PPT).
Tomas Löfgren – Legal and procedural challenges in reviewing the application for a final repository for spent fuel in Sweden (PPT).
Marc Beyens / Godelieve Vandeputte – Providing for decommissioning funds: minimum conditions for adequate funding and comparative analysis (PPT).
Sergey Savin / Leonid Sukhanov – Licensing and regulatory framework of nuclear legacy site decommission project in Russia. Practical feedback .
Abel González -Towards a convention on radiation safety and security (PPT).
Gustavo Massera – On the use of international standards guidelines values for radionuclide concentrations in food and drinking water contaminated as a result of a nuclear or radiological accident (PPT).
Mark / Charlotta Sanders – USA EPA and Radiation Protection Standards (PPT)
Ricardo Osores Balettute – New law on radiation protection and radiation safety of people, properties and environment .
Anne-Lise Teani – The revision of the Euratom basic safety standards directive .
Global New Build – Mission in Progress
Graham Alty – Effective contracting mechanisms for nuclear new build (PPT).
Olga Kirillova / Ilya Smirnov – Legal aspects of the BOO model when developing new nuclear power plant and construction projects (PPT).
Maxine Symington – The regulation of international trade in enriched uranium in the new build era.
Aihong Wu / Wei Liu – A study of legal issues relating to public acceptance of nuclear power .
Ahab Abdel-Aziz – Obstacles to nuclear power development in emerging/smaller economies.
Wolfram Tonhauser – The role of the IAEA in supporting project development
Stephen Burns – ECA Financing and Challenges.
Vanessa Jakovich – The potential role of small modular reactors in developing economies
Note 1 – IAEA financing paper
Note 3 – Nuclear Power Development (Final)
Khalil Bukhari – WNTI: An overview of regulatory and liability activities(PPT).
Christoph Moench / M. Rutloff – The all-purpose port of the Free and Hanseatic City of Bremen and the prohibition of shipment of nuclear materials .
Khalil Bukhari - Nuclear transport. From chaos to calm in one injunction(PPT).
Kirsty Snape & Joanne Sinar -A nuclear journey, pitfalls and challenges (PPT).
Odette Jankowitsch – Law and practice of international nuclear transport .
Wednesday 22 Oct., 2014
Security and non- proliferation
Carlton Stoiber – Recent developments in nuclear security law (PPT).
Peri Johnson – Gacilitating the entry into force and implementation of the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material: observations, challenges and benefits .
Sonia Drobysz – A new legal tool for States: the national legislation implementation kit on nuclear security (PPT).
Vanda Lamm – New nuclear cases at The Haig Court (PPT).
Vasilka Sancin- An obligation to negotiate in good faith on nuclear disarmament – a customary rule in statu nascendi?
Abdelwahab Biad – La multilatéralisation du cycle du combustible: à la recherché d’un consensus international entre impératif de non-prolifération et garanties de sécurité énergétique(PPT).
Luc Sintat Mpouma – Les fondements juridiques de la non prolifération des armes nucléaires et son influence sur la gouvernance mondiale .
Thursday 23 Oct., 2014
Nuclear Liability and insurance
Ximena Vázquez-Maignan & Stephen Burns – Progress towards a global nuclear liability regime (PPT).
Pierre Charreton – A necessary optimization of the nuclear liability regimes (PPT).
Marc Beyens – The EU tentative to harmonize nuclear liability among the EU Member States .
Jakub Handrlica – The Protocol of 1997 to amend the Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage: the chance for strengthening the liability framework in Europe .
Vaibhav Saxena – New dimensions and emerging trends .
David McCauley / Jacques Henault – Strengthening Canada’s nuclear liability regime .
Mark Tetley – Nuclear insurance: yesterday, today, tomorrow (PPT).
Peter Cavanaugh – Nuclear property insurance coverage in the United States .
Mikhail Lysenko / Andrey Shkarbanov – Problems and prospects for a global nuclear liability regime .
Kim Sang Won – Recent development in nuclear liability schemes in Korea .
Andrey Shlyakhtov – Allocation of nuclear civil liability during transportation of nuclear materials under different legal regimes .
Evelyne Ameye – US and India, two nuclear states with legislation that truly holds responsible parties liable of a nuclear accident – should have no reason to disagree .
Herkus Gabartas – The challenges for co-existence and harmonization of different nuclear liability regimes in the European Union .
Herkus Gabartas – Recalibrating nuclear liability insurance .