• WELCOME TO

    WOMEN IN NUCLEAR

    AUSTRALIA

    WiN Global, a not-for-profit organization, currently has around 25,000 members including national chapters’ members and individuals from 102 countries and is still growing. Membership includes women working professionally in medicine and health care, in regulatory authorities, in industry and as independent researchers. The members have a common commitment to provide information and communicate with the public. Men are very welcome to join.

  • WiN Australia is the local chapter of Women in Nuclear Global (WiN Global), an international organisation which supports and encourages women working in applications of nuclear science, engineering and technology throughout the world.

     

     

  • Past Events

    The Women in Nuclear (WiN) Australia Annual General Meeting will be held on 17th November 2017 at the AINSE Theatre, Lucas Heights at 12.00pm. The AGM will be followed by a presentation by WiN member Katrina Van de Ven on her poster at the recent WiN Global Conference held in China.

    If you wish to attend please contact us on winaustralia@gmail.com for futher details and information.

    Hidden Figures – Movie Screening & Networking Drinks

    Blue French FIlm Poster (1)

    WiN Australia President Jo Lackenby is giving a talk at an ANA meeting on 29th June 2017 at 1.00pm at AINSE Theatre Lucas Heights

     

    International Nuclear and Radiological Event Scale (INES)

     

    The 2017 Women in Nuclear 2017 Conference will be held in Beijing China from 28th August to the 1st September.  We hope to see you there

    http://www.wincn2017.com/

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    Conference Programs and Proceedings

    The preliminary conference program and proceedings can be found by clicking here

    Important Information for WiN-2014 Participants

    The Final Programme for the Conference Sessions can be found by clicking here

    WiN-2014 General information on Australia, tours and timings can be found by clicking here

    The walking tour information sheet in English can be found by clicking here, in Korean by clicking here, in Japanese by clicking here and in Chinese by clicking here

    Poster paper position number allocations can be found by clicking here

    Finally, participants are STRONGLY advised to register at the registration desk at the 4 Points by Sheraton on Monday 20th October 2014.

    We look forward to meeting each of you and welcoming you to Sydney!

    Conference Overview

    The final conference programme can be found by clicking here and a summary of key events follows:

    Monday 20th October

    Board and Executive Meetings

    Sydney Walking Tours

    Harbour Cruise

    Registrations Open

    Tuesday 21st October

    Conference Opening

    Plenary Presentations

    Cocktail Reception

    Wednesday 22nd October

    Technical Presentations

    Country Reports

    General Assembly

    Gala Dinner

    Thursday 23rd October

    ANSTO Tour (Optional)

    Zoo Visits (Optional)

    Friday 24th October

    AS Tour ( Optional)

    Zoo Visits (Optional)

    Saturday 25th October

    Uranium Mine Tour (Optional)

    Uranium Mine Tour – Saturday 25th October

    The Uranium Mine Tour will occur on the 25th of October 2014, departing from Darwin at 6am and including the possibility for a scenic boat/flight tour of the World Heritage Listed Kakadu National Park.

    There are a finite number of seats still available should participants wish to join this one-off experience for WiN-2014 participants and their guests!

    Please contact us via e-mail should you wish to update your registration.

    Ranger Uranium Mine in Kakadu NP

    Registration Now Live for WiN2014

    Registration has now opened for the 2014 WiN Global Annual Conference to be held from the 20th-24th of October 2014 at Dockside, on the Balcony Level of Cockle Bay Wharf, located on the CBD side of Darling Harbour in Sydney Australia.

    This represents the first time that a WiN Global Conference has been held in Australia and only the third time it has been held in the Southern Hemisphere, along with Indonesia in 2007 and South Africa in 2013.

    This is the premier international event for women working in all applications of nuclear science and technology and presents a unique opportunity for members to network, exchange ideas, visit technical facilities and gain an understanding of new technologies and facilities around the world. The programme will be composed of the WiN General Assembly, technical conferences, workshops, gala dinner and both technical and cultural tours where global members can experience an overview of Australia.

    Conference Tour options include sunset harbour cruises, australian wildlife zoo visits, free walking tours of Sydney and technical tours to the Australian Synchrotron and the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO).

    We encourage WiN members and potential attendees to follow WiN Australia’s social media and this website for further details on the conference, abstract deadlines, technical workshop details, facility tour requirements and for keynote speaker announcements.

    We look forward to saying “G’day” in Australia!

    The Registration Form for WiN2014 can be accessed by clicking here.

    The Abstract Submission Form for WiN 2014 can be found by clicking here.

    The draft programme for WiN 2014 can be found by clicking here.

    Announcement of WiN 2014 Plenary Session Themes and Technical Session Topics

    WiN Australia is proud to announce that it will host the 22nd WiN Global Annual Conference (WiN 2014) in Sydney, Australia from the 20-24th October 2014. The Conference will be held at Dockside within Cockle Bay Wharf.

    This represents the first time that a WiN Global Conference has been held in Australia and only the third time it has been held in the Southern Hemisphere, along with Indonesia in 2007 and South Africa in 2013.

    This is the premier international event for women working in all applications of nuclear science and technology and presents a unique opportunity for members to network, exchange ideas, visit technical facilities and gain an understanding of new technologies and facilities around the world. The programme will be composed of the WiN General Assembly, technical conferences, workshops, gala dinner and both technical and cultural tours where global members can experience an overview of Australia.

    Plenary Session Themes

    1. Broader Considerations of Nuclear Technologies
    2. New Developments in Nuclear and Radiation
    3. Engaging with the Public, Government and Media on Nuclear
    4. Country Chapter Reports

    Poster and Technical Session Topics

    1. Nuclear Design, Operations, Engineering and Maintenance (incl Fuel Cycle)
    2. Non-proliferation, Security and Safeguards
    3. Medical and Health Applications
    4. Mining, Industry, Environment, Research and Other Applications
    5. Community engagement, Education and Communication Activities

    We encourage WiN members and potential attendees to follow WiN Australia’s social media and this website for further details on the conference, abstract deadlines, technical workshop details, facility tour requirements and for keynote speaker announcements.

    We look forward to saying “G’day” in Australia!

    The Abstract Submission Form for Presenting at WiN2014 can be accessed by clicking here.