Second Day, Monday, April 10-th

Opening Panel The meeting portion of the IYNC commenced with an opening panel of distinguished speakers. This panel included the presidents of the European, American, Indian, Korean, and Slovak Nuclear Societies, together with the the Minister for Atomic Energy of the Russian Federation, Minister for Education and Science of the Slovak Republic, the Deputy Director […]

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First Day, Sunday, April 9-th

The Fun Run Over 120 people participated in the Fun Run Sunday afternoon. The route along the Danube River wrapped through the town of Devin and the nearby castle. It was a beautiful Sunday afternoon and many residents of Devin were out enjoying the day. The sight of 120 young people running with matching t-shirts […]

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Interview: François Harari, Westinghouse Electric Company

Francois Arari

Starting his career within the French Army, François Harari joined the nuclear industry in 1990. He held several high-level positions within Cogema, Areva and Westinghouse Electric Company. He is currently Vice-President and Managing Director of Westinghouse France, Benelux and South Africa. He explained us how his company is active in various areas as Nuclear New Build, Dismantling & Decommissioning operations, Small Modular Reactors.

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Interview: Dr. Ralf Güldner, CEO of E.ON Kernkraft GmbH

He graduated in Chemistry from the University of Munich. In 1981, his professional career started in radioprotection at Siemens’ nuclear activities department, where he worked as a process engineer. After having held different managerial positions within the company, in 1999 he became Siemens’ Head of Nuclear Fuel Business in Europe. In 2001, he joined Framatome ANP in Germany, before moving to Paris, where he was appointed Executive Vice President of the Fuel Business Unit, in 2006. In 2008, he returned to Germany and joined E.ON as Managing Director.

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Interview: Philippe Samama, AREVA Installed Base Business Unit

Before joining the AREVA Group, he occupied various management positions at Saint-Gobain and Valeo, and was subsequently appointed CEO of ECL, a Péchiney/Alcan subsidiary. He then joined AREVA T&D as Vice-President of its Service Product Line, where he supervised the high and medium voltage electrical equipment installation, maintenance, repair and upgrade activities. Since May 2010 he headed up the Installed Base business unit within the Reactors & Services Business Group

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Previous, non-PDF bulletins

Our previous bulletins are available as online magazines through the ISSU plugin. Click on the applets to launch a full screen view and read through the bulletins! 2012 Spring issue No. 4 2011 Fall issue No. 3 2011 Summer issue No. 2 2011 Spring issue No. 1

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