Re-Activation of Italian Nuclear Young Generation

During a webinar last month, the Italian Nuclear Association (AIN), ENS-YGN, IYNC and University of Pisa, discussed the re-activation of the Italian Nuclear Young Generation. Almost 40 students and young professionals participated in this event and showed their willingness to support the re-activation of the Italian YG after some years. The YG will be the […]

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IYNC2018 Technical Program

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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MoU between IYNC and the International Union Veterans Nuclear Energy and Industry (IUVNEI)

Denis Janin, IYNC President and Victor Murogov, President of the International Union Veterans Nuclear Energy and Industry (IUVNEI), signed on November 11, 2016 a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance the collaboration between both organizations. The IUVNEI is a group of senior professionals created in 2016. It gathers more than 20 existing associations of retired […]

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Japan YGN visits Fukushima

On December 9, a delegation of the Young Generation Network of the Atomic Energy Society of Japan (JYGN), together with the Young Researcher’s Association of Japan Health Physics Society, visited Fukushima prefecture, including the site of TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. JYGN has organized such Fukushima tours occasionally since 2011 to grasp up-to-date progress […]

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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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Philippines set to become 50th IYNC Member

The Philippines is set to become the 50th IYNC Member, as unanimously concluded during the 2nd Philippine Nuclear Youth Summit (PNYS) on 7 December 2016. Aimed to be a forum for the young generation in the Philippines to share information and knowledge as well as a platform for youth empowerment, PNYS was one of the […]

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IYNC participates in 2nd African Youth Conference on Climate Change

International Youth Nuclear Congress through its Kenyan affiliate YGN was represented at the 2nd African Youth Conference on Climate Change held in Nairobi Kenya organized by the African Youth Initiative on Climate Change (AYICC). Vice President of Kenyan Young Generation in Nuclear attended the 2-day event hosted at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa from […]

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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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