Media accreditation for the IX International Forum ATOMEXPO 2017 to be held from 19 to 21 June in Moscow, Gostiny Dvor (4 Ilyinka St.) continues.
Forum is organized by ROSATOM on an annual basis and proved itself as the largest international exhibition and business platform to discuss the current situation of the nuclear industry and shape its further development. This year the main topic of the forum is Nuclear technology - safety, ecology, stability.
The Forum will offer a wide business program. Plenary session Atom as a basis for zero carbon energy future (19 June) will be the main event where the heads of Russian and foreign departments, companies, international organizations and leading experts will discuss contemporary challenges met by the world power market, a role of nuclear generation as a reliable, economically predicted and environmentally friendly energy source. First Deputy Chief of the Presidential Executive Office, Chairman of ROSATOM Supervisory Board Sergey Kirienko, Director General of ROSATOM Alexey Likhachev, Director General of Nuclear Energy Agency of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) William Magwood, General Director of World Nuclear Association Agneta Rising, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Turkey Berat Albayrak, Minister of Energy of Egypt Mohamed Shaker, the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission General Administrator Daniel Verwaerde, Paks Nuclear Power Plant Expansion Minister Yanush Shuli, KHNP President and Executive Director Lee Kwan Sup, NECSA Chairman of the Management Board Kelvin Kemm etc will participate in the session.
The Forum includes round tables on: «Innovative technological solutions in the nuclear energy life cycle as a condition of sustainable development»; «Future investments: choosing the best (includes two parts - «NPP construction projects» and «Wind power»)»; «3D printing is an innovative instrument for nuclear energy development»; «Human capital creation for the nuclear industry sustainable development»; «Nuclear industry ecological safety : strategy, regulation, technology»; «Clean water as one of the key factors for the ecological sustainability: desalination, water preparation, water treatment»; «Humanitarian assistance of the economic integration in the context of NPP construction project: cost efficiency, public acceptance assurance», etc. A separate track of the business program will be dedicated to the digital future. Experts will discuss the role of digital technologies in ensuring the competitiveness of nuclear energy, evaluate IT platforms and consider best practices in the introduction of digital technologies. You can see the forum program at the event website
Apart from business program ATOMEXPO 2017 will host a specialized exhibition with participation of more than 90 leading international enterprises of the global nuclear power industry and related branches. Hi-tech solutions and products of the nuclear power industry will be exhibited at the expositions. The Russian nuclear industry will be presented by over 40 companies of ROSATOM, including Rosenergoatom Concern, TVEL Fuel Company of Rosatom, Atomenergomash group, JSC Atomstroyexport, Rusatom Automated Control Systems (RASU), ARMZ Uranium Holding, Mayak Production Association, Mining and Chemical Plant, TENEX, Rusatom Overseas Inc., Rusatom Healthcare etc. The leading world companies including the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission, Rolls-Royce (Great Britain), China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC, China), National Atomic Company KAZATOMPROM (Kazakhstan), AREVA NP and Schneider Electric (France), L-3 MAPPS (Canada), TAIM WESER (Spain), Fortum (Finland), as well as companies from the Republic of Korea, Turkey, Slovakia, Italy and other countries will be also among the exhibitors. Exhibition stands of ROSATOM companies will be filled with interactive content. For the presentation of new projects and products, the technologies of augmented reality will be used, as well as multimedia mock-ups.
June 21, the third day of the forum «ATOMEXPO 2017», is declared a Youth Day, within which special events for students and schoolchildren will be held. The central event will be the Super Final of the VII Tournament of Young Professionals «TeMP»-2017 – one of the largest events to attract talented young people to the nuclear industry.
To apply for accreditation for the Forum, the media representatives should fill in a media accreditation form at the website of the event before 14 June. Accreditation requires photo. Badges for the registered media representatives will be issued on 19 June at 8.30 A.M. The Forum press center will be opened from 19 to 21 June (8.30 A.M. to 6.00 P.M.) For more detailed information please contact the Forum press secretary Svetlana Dvoryaninova, tel.: +7 (499) 922-8995, ext.131, e-mail:SDvoryaninova@atomexpo.com
ATOMEXPO International Forum is organized by ROSATOM on an annual basis starting from 2009, Atomexpo LLC is the event operator. Over the years the forum has become the largest international business and exhibition platform to discuss the current situation of the nuclear industry and shape its further development. In 2016 more than 5,000 people from 55 countries visited the forum events - that was the record amount in the history of the Forum. 650 representatives from various companies and organizations participated in the business program. Economic potential of agreements and memorandums signed within ATOMEXPO 2016 are estimated in 10 billion dollars.