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Save the Date! IYNC2018 and WiN Global: March 11-17, 2018

The IYNC2018 conference will be organised jointly with the 26th WiN Global Annual Conference on 11 – 17 March 2018 in Bariloche, Argentina. The conference will provide a forum for young professionals and women in the nuclear field to discuss and collaborate on knowledge transfer, nuclear science and technology research and implementation, professional development, and […]

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Submissions for workshop ideas, panel ideas, and technical track managers for IYNC2018 due mid-April

Technical Program Chair: Lena Andriolo (International Youth Nuclear Congress, France/Germany) Contact: lena.andriolo@iync.org We are pleased to announce that the IYNC2018 conference will be organised jointly with the 26th WiN Global Annual Conference! The technical program of the conference is constructed around the theme “Challenge the present, empower the future”. A wide range of topics will […]

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Kenya Hosting First African Youth Nuclear Summit in March 2017

Kenyan Young Generation in Nuclear (KYGN) will be hosting the first African Youth Nuclear Summit (AYNS2017) in Nairobi, Kenya, from 27th to 30th March, 2017. The summit will bring together young and senior nuclear professionals from academia, research and development, radiation services providers, healthcare, nuclear operators, nuclear regulators among others to share, exchange ideas and […]

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COP22 and Nuclear Energy

By Lenka Kollar, International Youth Nuclear Congress and American Nuclear Society delegate to COP22 The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP22) in Marrakech Morocco on 7-18 November 2016. This was the first time that nations met after signing and bringing into force the Paris Agreement. […]

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How Can Innovative Nuclear Power Technologies Help Achieve the SDGs? IAEA Invites Young Leaders to Share their Views

Young academics and professionals will have the opportunity to share their views on the role of nuclear power technologies in helping achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at a major international conference next year, part of efforts to prepare the next generation of leaders in the industry. Click here to view all text

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Pro-Nuclear Environmentalists March in Chicago

By Lenka Kollar On 24 October 2016, members of IYNC along with other independent pro-nuclear environmentalists marched rallied in Chicago start a new pro-nuclear movement and to support the Next Generation Energy Plan (NGEP), which would allow for continued operation of the Clinton and Quad Cities Nuclear Plants in Illinois (United States). “Abandoning these plants […]

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International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Opening Speech at IYNC2016

  The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) demonstrated their support to the young professionals in nuclear science and technology during the opening session of the 9th International Youth Nuclear Congress in Hangzhou, China. IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano sent a written statement that was delivered during a speech by Mr Dazhu Yang, Deputy Director General […]

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