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.

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