Plenary Session, 29 May 2018

Part 1
09:00

Welcome and Opening Address
Dr. Ralf Güldner
President of DAtF, Germany
Policy

09:20

Continuity or Disruption, What Future for EU-UK Nuclear Partnership

Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, United Kingdom (TBC)

09:40

  
Economy
10:00

The NDA's Current Strategy and its Long term Objectives
David Peattie, CEO, Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), United Kingdom

10:20Nuclear Power under Current Market Conditions in Switzerland
Dr. Willibald Kohlpaintner, Head of Nuclear Energy Division, Axpo Holding AG, Switzerland
10:40Coffee Break
Competence
11:10How Does Nuclear Phase-Out Affect the International Business of German Technical and Scientific Support Organisations?
Dr. Dirk Stenkamp, CEO, TÜV Nord Group, Germany
11:30Phase-Out in Germany – We Are International!
Carsten Haferkamp, Managing Director, New NP GmbH
Communications
11:50Trust Building by Participation – National Societal Advisory Committee's Challenging Objective
Vertrauen schaffen durch Partizipation - Die große Aufgabe des Nationalen Begleitgremiums bei der Endlagersuche in Deutschland
Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer, Former Federal Minister, Member of the National Societal Advisory Committee, Germany (TBC)
Waste Management

12:10

Site Selection in Practice: Challenges at the Start of the Process
Standortauswahl in der Praxis: Herausforderungen am Neubeginn des Verfahrens

Panel

  • Ursula Heinen-Esser, Managing Director, Bundesgesellschaft für Endlagerung (BGE), Germany
  • N.N., Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Umwelt und Landwirtschaft, Germany (TBC)
  • N.N., Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe (BGR), Germany (TBC)
  • N.N.

Moderator: N.N.

13:00-14:00Lunch Break
Part 2
Award Ceremony
17:45Award of the Honorary Membership of KTG

Outside the Box
18:00

Black Holes, Multidimensionality and Entropy – Limits of Reality
Dr. Maria J. Rodiguez, Research Group Leader, Gravitational and Black Hole Theory, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Germany

18:30

Closing Remarks
Frank Apel, Chairperson of KTG, Germany

18:40End of Session
18:40DAtF-Reception and Meet-and-greet in the Exhibiton Area
23:00

End of Plenary Day

Subject to change.

All contributions translated simultaneously in English/German.