Seminar reports and presentations
2015 Seminar Programme
On 30 September 2015, NuLeAF held a seminar at Local Government House, Smith Square, London entitled Radioactive Waste Management: making communities heard. Presentations were given by Sara Johnston, Head of Strategy Development at NDA on the draft Strategy III, and by Bruce Cairns, Head of Geological Disposal at DECC on the GDF siting process.
2014 Seminar Programme
On 16 June 2014, NuLeAF held a seminar at Local Government House, Smith Square, London on Radioactive Waste Management and Regulation. A wide variety of topics were covered: Dr Juliet Long of the Environment Agency spoke on their role in assessing the Environmental Safety Case for the Low Level Waste Repository; Dr Kulvinder McDonald spoke on the Office for Nuclear Regulation’s role in regulating nuclear licensed sites; Dr Stephen Willmott spoke on the optimisation studies for the storage of Intermediate Level Waste and treatment of Fule Element Debris; Dr Gene Wilson spoke on the role of Augean in radioactive waste management; Dave Loudon of NDA gave an overview of the review of the Low Level Waste Strategy, and Colin Mackie spoke on the development of the UK Strategy for the management of NORM (Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material).
2013 Seminar Programme
On 12 March 2013, NuLeAF held a seminar at Local Government House, Smith Square, London on Radioactive Waste Management and Spatial Planning.
Speakers included Rob Murfin from the Planning Officers Society and Mark Plummer from DCLG on dealing with radioactive waste issues in planning policy and addressing the Duty to Co-operate in Local Plans. Dave Rossiter of LLWR Ltd spoke on the Low Activity Low Level Radioactive Waste capacity gap analysis. Their presentations are below along with a list of useful information sources.
2012 Seminar Programme
NuLeAF ran a seminar on Radioactive Waste Management and Spatial Planning at Local Government House, Smith Square, London on 9 March 2012. The presentations, meeting report and a list of useful information sources are given below.
2011 Seminar Programme
NuLeaf ran a seminar ‘Spatial Planning and the implementation of strategy for managing nuclear industry Low Level Radioactive Waste’ on 22 March 2011, at Local Government House, Smith Square, London. A report on the seminar is given below along with the presentations.
2009 Seminar Programme
NuLeAF organised a series of seminars in May 2009 to discuss key aspects of draft national strategies on the management of Low Level Radioactive Wastes (LLW). The report of the seminar can be viewed below along with the presentations given by the speakers.