ADVANCE AGENDA

 

Tuesday June 6th

 

9:00 am

Welcome 

  • Mr. David Blee
    Executive Director
    U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council

 

9:05 am

Special Address:  U.S. Nuclear Energy & The Global Stakes

  • Ms. Susan Eisenhower
    CEO and Chairman
    The Eisenhower Group;
    &
    Chairman Emeritus 
    Eisenhower Institute

 

9:35 am

Industry Perspective

  • Mr. John L. Hopkins
    Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
    NuScale Power

 

10:05 am

Industry Perspective

  • Mr. Jon Ball
    Executive Vice President
    GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy

 

10:35 am

Break

 

10:50 am

Special Address:  The India Market

  • Dr. Ravi B. Grover
    Member, Atomic Energy Commission;
    Department of Atomic Energy - Homi Bhabha Chair;
    Founding Vice-Chancellor of the Homi Bhabha National Institute;
    Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering & 
    Fellow, World Academy of Art and Science

 

11:20 am

Market & Financial Drivers & The Global Nuclear Landscape

  • Mr. Andrew Paterson
    Principal
    Verdigris Capital Group

 

12:00 pm 

Lunch

 

1:00 pm

 Power Panel

  • Mr. Simon Irish
    President & CEO
    Terrestrial Energy

  • Hon. Jeffrey Merrifield
    Former Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission;
    &
    Chairman, USNIC Advanced Reactor Task Force;
    Partner - Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

  • Mr. Graham Cable
    Vice President
    Westinghouse

 

2:00 pm

Special Address:  Innovating the Nuclear Market

  • Mr. Rex Geveden
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    BWX Technologies, Inc.

 

2:30 pm

U.S. Department of Energy Perspective

  • Mr. Edward McGinnis
    Acting Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy
    U.S. Department of Energy

 

3:00 pm

Break

 

3:15 pm

Panel: Markets Status & Outlook 

 

China

  • Mr. KP Lau
    President
    Fraser Energy Consulting, LLC

 

Japan

  • Mr. Hirobumi Kayama
    Special Advisor, Ministry of Economic, Trade, and Industry (METI), Japan;
    Director, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), New York

  • Mr. Takashi Hara
    Deputy General Manager
    Tokyo Electric Power Company

 

Canada & The Americas Markets Status & Outlook

  • Ms. Rosemary Yeremian
    President
    Strategic Insights

 

4:30 pm 

Panel: The Stakes in the India Nuclear Energy Market

 

Moderator:

  • Dr. Vijay Sazawal
    President
    IAEC Consulting

 

Panel:

  • Dr. Ravi B. Grover
    Member, Atomic Energy Commission;
    Department of Atomic Energy - Homi Bhabha Chair;
    Founding Vice-Chancellor of the Homi Bhabha National Institute;
    Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering & 
    Fellow, World Academy of Art and Science

  • Mr. Benjamin Schwartz
    Director for Defense and Aerospace 
    U.S.-India Business Council

 

5:30 pm

 

Adjourn

6:00 pm

Welcome Reception

Location: Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP (1200 Seventeenth Street NW, Washington, DC 20036)

 

Wednesday, June 7th

 

9:00 am

Summary of Day One

  • Mr. David Blee
    Executive Director
    U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council

 

9:05 am

Panel: The U.S. Government & the Global Export Market

 

Moderator:

  • Mr. Jonathan Chesebro
    Designated Federal Officer
    Civil Nuclear Trade Advisory Committee
    U.S. Department of Commerce

 

Panel:

DOE/NE Updated: TeamUSA Activities and DOE Activities to Support U.S. Industry

  • Ms. Michelle Scott
    Chair, Team USA
    U.S. Department of Energy

 

State: 123 Agreement Update

  • Mr. Richard Stratford
    Director, Office of Nuclear Energy, Safety & Security
    U.S. Department of State

 

NNSA: Part 810 Update

  • Ms. Katie Strangis
    Senior Policy Advisor
    National Nuclear Security Administration

 

DOC/BIS: EAR Update

  • Mr. Steven Clagett
    Director, Nuclear and Missile Technology
    U.S. Department of Commerce

 

NRC: Part 110 Update

  • Ms. Lauren Mayros
    International Policy Analyst
    U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

 

10:30 am

Break

 

10:45 am

Panel: Managing Risk, Finance & Nuclear Newcomers

Nuclear Export Criminal and Civil Enforcement – Lessons Learned

  • Mr. Alex Polonsky
    Partner
    Morgan Lewis

 

Managing Risk - Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage

  • Mr. Omer Brown, II
    Counsel
    Contractors Int'l Group on Nuclear Liability

 

The Art of the Global Deal

  • Mr. Paul Murphy
    Managing Director
    Gowling WLG

 

The Wealth of Networks: How to Win Friends and Influence Nuclear Newcomers

  • Ms. Laura Hermann
    Partner
    Potomac Communications Group

 

12:15 pm

Lunch

 

1:15 pm

U.S. Department of Commerce Perspective

  • Hon. Israel Hernandez
    Acting Under Secretary for International Trade
    U.S. Department of Commerce 
    International Trade Administration

 

1:45 pm

UK, Europe, Middle East, Africa & Decommissioning Markets Status & Outlook 

  • Mr. William Fork, Esq.
    Senior Attorney
    Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

  • Mr. Edward Davis
    Senior Fellow
    USNIC

 

3:00 pm

Break

3:15 pm

The Roadmap For Global Nuclear Commerce

  • Mr. Donald Hoffman
    President & CEO
    EXCEL Services Corporation

 

3:45 pm

Doing Business in India

 

  • Dr. Ravi B. Grover
    Member, Atomic Energy Commission;
    Department of Atomic Energy - Homi Bhabha Chair;
    Founding Vice-Chancellor of the Homi Bhabha National Institute;
    Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering & 
    Fellow, World Academy of Art and Science

  • Dr. Corey McDaniel
    Director, International Programs
    Idaho National Laboratory 

  • Dr. Vijay Sazawal
    President
    IAEC Consulting

 

4:45 pm

Adjourn

 

6:00 pm

Distinguished Leadership Award Dinner (by invitation only)

– Contact Caleb Ward at caleb.ward@usnic.org or (202) 270-1690 for more information.

Competing In The
World Nuclear Energy Marketplace

June 6-7 | Mayflower Hotel | Washington, DC

Special Summit on
Global Nuclear Energy Markets

The United States Nuclear Infrastructure Council (USNIC) is the leading U.S. business consortium advocate for nuclear energy and promotion of the American supply chain globally. Composed of nearly 90 companies USNIC represents the "Who's Who" of the nuclear supply chain community, including key utility movers, technology developers, construction engineers, manufacturers and service providers. USNIC encompasses seven working groups and select task forces. For more information visit www.usnic.org

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