2020 – Sydney, Australia


The International Youth Nuclear Congress (IYNC) is excited to announce that the IYNC2020 conference will be held in Sydney, Australia, in March 2020 under the theme “Diversity in Nuclear.” The Australian Young Generation in Nuclear (AusYGN) bid to host this congress at IYNCWIN18 and was selected by the IYNC Board of Directors. See their bid […]

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Innovation for Nuclear Never Stops

The first edition of Innovation for Nuclear (I4N) ended at IYNC2018 in Bariloche, Argentina, with the final contest and the winner announcement. At IYNC, innovation never stops and we also never stop supporting our partner YGNs around the world. So, we are excited to continue the I4N initiative and to support innovation and new technology […]

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AusYGN to Host Series of Webinars on Diversity in Nuclear

In the lead-up to IYNC2020 Sydney, the Australian Young Generation in Nuclear will be hosting a series of short webinars through 2018 and 2019, showcasing a wide range of nuclear professionals from around the world. Topics will touch on a diverse range of subjects, in alignment with the IYNC2020 theme of Diversity in Nuclear. Through the […]

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IYNC and the UAE Discuss the Way Forward for Global Nuclear Energy at IAEA General Conference

Young Professionals listening to Ambassador Hamad AlKaabi, Permanent Representative of the UAE to the IAEA, at the opening of the side event co-hosted by IYNC and the UAE during the 62nd IAEA General Conference

The International Youth Nuclear Congress and the UAE Permanent Representation to the International Atomic Energy Agency co-hosted a side-event at the 62nd IAEA General Conference in Vienna, Austria Young professionals from the UAE, USA, China, Russia and France share their views on the future of nuclear energy and technology 20 September 2018 (Vienna, Austria): The […]

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Enhancing Africa’s Capacity on Nuclear Safety, Security and Safeguards in SADC Countries

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The African Young Generation in Nuclear (African YGN) marked yet another successful conference at the Mulungushi Conference Center in Lusaka, Zambia from 29 to 31 August 2018. The conference on Enhancing Africa’s capacity on Nuclear Safety, Security and Safeguards in SADC countries saw over 100 participants from various African countries including Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, […]

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Reactivation of Youth Nuclear Society of Sri Lanka

By Charith Pathirana, President of Youth Nuclear Society of Sri Lanka The Youth Nuclear Society of Sri Lanka was established in 2008 and had been actively involved in promotion of peaceful applications of nuclear science and technology among Sri Lankan youth until 2015. After three years of inactivity, the Youth Nuclear Society of Sri Lanka […]

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African YGN Shines in ATOMEXPO 2018 Awards

By Raphael Chesori, Secretary General, Africa YGN News Courtesy of ATOMEPO Press ATOMEXPO is the nuclear industry’s largest international congress and exhibition event that has been marked with enthusiasm and ecstasy for a decade now. Since its inauguration in 2009, as an initiative of Rosatom, the forum has attracted the key industry players, government agencies, […]

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IYNC Joins International Initiative for Tackling Climate Change Using Nuclear Energy

Denis Janin (second from the right) at the CEM's NICE Future initiative launch, 24 May 2018, Copenhagen

On May 24 2018, the NICE Future initiative was launched in Copenhagen. NICE Future stands for “Nuclear Innovation: Clean Energy Future” and is an initiative under the framework of the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) platform initiated by Canada, Japan and the USA. As part of the International Youth Nuclear Congress’ (IYNC) strategic priorities for promoting […]

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