The Nuclear Power Congress

Tuesday, December 09, 2008

About

American Conference Institute would like to thank all speakers and attendees for making the Nuclear Power Congress a success.; Not only did the conference tackle the pressing issues for the new nuclear build, it brought together the necessary parties that are crucial for such endeavors to thrive.
For the latest Nuclear Power Congress updates please join our mailing list and keep checking this website for further information on the 2nd National Nuclear Power Congress taking place November 2009

Contents & Contributors

About

American Conference Institute would like to thank all speakers and attendees for making the Nuclear Power Congress a success.; Not only did the conference tackle the pressing issues for the new nuclear build, it brought together the necessary parties that are crucial for such endeavors to thrive.
For the latest Nuclear Power Congress updates please join our mailing list and keep checking this website for further information on the 2nd National Nuclear Power Congress taking place November 2009

Contents & Contributors

Re-Evaluating Nuclear Power’s Role in Meeting the Nation’s Current and Future Demand for Electricity
Dr. Raul Deju, President and Chief Administrative Officer, EnergySolutions

Leveraging Current Regulatory Incentives to Mitigate the Risk of and Increase the Commercial Viability of a Nuclear Revival
John E. Matthews, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP
William A. Horin, Partner, Winston and Strawn LLP

International Perspectives on the Opportunities and Challenges around the Increased Emphasis toward Nuclear Power
Christopher J. Hansen, Associate Director, Global Power, Cambridge Energy Research Association (CERA)
Ian Hore-Lacy, Director of Public Communications, World Nuclear Association

Exploring Financing Mechanisms for the Construction of New Nuclear Power Plants
Dan Rogers, Partner, King & Spalding

New Capital Finance and Investment Opportunities: Investor and Rating Agency Perspectives
Paul Dabbar, Managing Director, Global Mergers & Acquisitions, JPMorgan

Effective Planning and Execution Strategies for New Nuclear Build: Lessons Learned from the last Nuclear Construction Cycle
James E. Carter, Director, Navigant Consulting

Identifying New Nuclear Plant Deployment Challenges and Mitigation Strategies
Steven D. Scroggs, Senior Director for Project Development, Florida Power and Light Company

Evaluating Next Generation Reactor Designs and their Impact on Capital Costs
William N. Gardner, Manager of Contracts, Westinghouse

Pooled Inventory Management
James A. Ripple, Program Manager, Southern Company

Overcoming the Critical Workforce Deficit: Leveraging Innovative Strategies to Develop the Next Generation of Nuclear Engineers to Meet the Growing Demand for Skilled Labor
Dr. Robert Rhodes, Vice-President of Training and Outreach, New Mexico Junior College
Dr. James Wright, Director, High Temperature Teaching and Test Reactor Program, University of Texas

The Waste Disposal Challenge: Will it End the Nuclear Renaissance Before it Begins?
Lewis Johnson, President, Studsvik, Inc.
Joseph DiCamillo, General Counsel, Studsvik, Inc.
Alan Dobson, Senior Vice President, EnergySolutions




DOCUMENT TYPES: PPT DOC PDF PRESENTATIONS AVAILABLE: 21

8:00
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45
Opening Remarks
9:00
Re-Evaluating Nuclear Power's Role in Meeting the Nation's Current and Future Demand for Electricity
Dr. Raul Deju
President
EnergySolutions
2 files
Re-Evaluating Nuclear Power's Role
1.4 MB 10 pages Presentation
PPT - Re-Evaluating Nuclear Power's Role
Ensuring the Nuclear Renaissance in a Credit-Crunch World
1.1 MB 7 pages Presentation
DOC -  Ensuring the Nuclear Renaissance in a Credit-Crunch World
9:45
Leveraging Current Regulatory Incentives to Mitigate the Risk of and Increase the Commercial Viability of a Nuclear Revival
Mr. John E. Matthews
Partner
Morgan‚ Lewis & Bockius LLP
1 file
Incentives for New Nuclear – Overview of the U.S. Experience
2.4 MB 13 pages Presentation
PPT - Incentives for New Nuclear –Overview of the U.S. Experience
Mr. William A. Horin
Partner
Winston and Strawn LLP
1 file
Regulatory Initiatives Supporting Commercial Viability of New Nuclear
1 MB 15 pages Presentation
PPT - Regulatory Initiatives Supporting Commercial Viability of New Nuclear
10:30
Networking and Refreshment Break
10:45
International Perspectives on the Opportunities and Challenges around the Increased Emphasis toward Nuclear Power
Mr. Christopher J. Hansen
Director‚ Strategy and Initiatives
IHS CERA
1 file
Nuclear Power Global Outlook
2.7 MB 23 pages Presentation
PPT - Nuclear Power Global Outlook
Mr. Ian Hore-Lacy
Director for Public Communications
World Nuclear Association
2 files
World Perspective on Nuclear Power
84 KB 2 pages Presentation
DOC - World Perspective on Nuclear Power
The World Nuclear Energy Picture
12.1 MB 67 pages Presentation
PPT - The World Nuclear Energy Picture
11:30
Controlling Cost and Schedule in New Nuclear Construction
Mr. Scott Greer
Partner
King & Spalding LLP
1 file
ontrolling Cost and Schedule for New Nuclear ConstructionControlling
822.1 KB 49 pages Presentation
PDF - ontrolling Cost and Schedule for New Nuclear ConstructionControlling
12:15
Networking Luncheon
13:30
Exploring Financing Mechanisms for the Construction of New Nuclear Power Plants
Mr. Dan Rogers
Partner‚ Global Transactions Practice Group
King & Spalding LLP
1 file
Financing Mechanisms for the Construction of New Nuclear Power Plants
2 MB 29 pages Presentation
PPT - Financing Mechanisms for the Construction of New Nuclear Power Plants
14:15
New Capital Finance and Investment Opportunities: Investor and Rating Agency Perspectives
Mr. Steven Ridge
Senior Associate
JP Morgan Securities‚ Inc.
1 file
New Capital Finance and Investment Opportunities
1.5 MB 16 pages Presentation
PPT - New Capital Finance and Investment Opportunities
15:00
Networking and Refreshment Break
15:15
Effective Planning and Execution Strategies for New Nuclear Build: Lessons Learned from the last Nuclear Construction Cycle
Mr. James Carter
President
James E. Carter Associates LLC
1 file
Effective Planning and Execution Strategies for New Nuclear Build
2 MB 18 pages Presentation
PPT - Effective Planning and Execution Strategies for New Nuclear Build
16:15
Identifying New Nuclear Plant Deployment Challenges and Mitigation Strategies
Mr. Steven D. Scroggs
Senior Director‚ Project Development
Florida Power and Light Company
1 file
Identifying Challenges and Mitigation Strategies for New Nuclear Plant Deployment
554 KB 23 pages Presentation
PPT - Identifying Challenges and Mitigation Strategies for New Nuclear Plant Deployment
17:00
End of Day One
17:00 Cocktail Reception Hosted by King & Spalding
8:30
Continental Breakfast
9:00
Chairman's Remarks
9:15
Evaluating Next Generation Reactor Designs and their Impact on Capital Costs
Mr. William N. Gardner
Manager of Contracts
Westinghouse Electric Company
1 file
Standardized Plants: Impact on New Nuclear Build
13.8 MB 29 pages Presentation
PPT - Standardized Plants:Impact on New Nuclear Build
10:00
Balancing Act: How to Manage the Competing Interests‚ Stakeholder Dynamics‚ and Risks of Nuclear Power Projects
Mr. Geno Armstrong
Principal
KPMG LLP
Mr. Paul D. Hinnenkamp
Vice President‚ Business Development
Entergy Nuclear
Mr. Charles W. Whitney
Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Oglethorpe Power Corporation
11:00
Networking and Refreshment Break
11:15
Pooled Inventory Management
Mr. James A. Ripple
Program Manager
Southern Company
1 file
POOLED INVENTORY MANAGEMENT (PIM)
1.1 MB 16 pages Presentation
PPT - POOLED INVENTORY MANAGEMENT (PIM)
12:00
Overcoming the Critical Workforce Deficit: Leveraging Innovative Strategies to Develop the Next Generation of Nuclear Engineers to Meet the Growing Demand for Skilled Labor
Dr. Robert Rhodes
Vice-President of Training and Outreach
New Mexico Junior College
1 file
Building a Road Map
670.5 KB 18 pages Presentation
PPT - Building a Road Map
Dr. James Wright
Director of the High Temperature Teaching and Test Reactor Program
University of Texas
1 file
Overcoming the Critical Workforce Deficit
1.2 MB 19 pages Presentation
PPT - Overcoming the Critical Workforce Deficit
12:45
Networking Luncheon
14:00
The Waste Disposal Challenge: Will it End the Nuclear Renaissance Before it Begins?
Mr. Lewis Johnson
President
Studsvik‚ Inc.
3 files
Johnson.Article.Permission
21.5 KB 1 page Presentation
DOC - Johnson.Article.Permission
Article
1 MB 5 pages Presentation
PDF - Article
Low-Level Disposal Challenges
828.5 KB 9 pages Presentation
PPT - Low-Level Disposal Challenges
Mr. Joseph DiCamillo
General Counsel
Studsvik‚ Inc.
2 files
A Second Crisis in Radioactive Waste
47.5 KB 3 pages Presentation
DOC - A Second Crisis in Radioactive Waste
Low-Level Disposal Challenges
828.5 KB 9 pages Presentation
PPT - Low-Level Disposal Challenges
Mr. Alan Dobson
Senior Vice President
EnergySolutions
1 file
The Waste Disposal Challenge: Will it end the Nuclear Renaissance before it begins?
1.8 MB 17 pages Presentation
PDF - The Waste Disposal Challenge: Will it end the Nuclear Renaissance before it begins?
15:00
Chairman's Closing Remarks and End of Congress