General Chair’s Special Session

The Promise of Advanced Reactors during Uncertain Times: National Security, Jobs and Clean Energy

Wednesday, June 10, 10:00-11:30 am (EDT)




Lab Directors’ Roundtable: National Laboratory Directors will discuss the role U.S. leadership will play in seeing advanced reactor innovations developed, demonstrated and deployed by 2030


Corey McDaniel
Idaho National Laboratory
Annual Meeting Assistant General Chair


Mark Peters
Idaho National Laboratory
Annual Meeting General Chair

Thomas Zacharia
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Thom Mason
Los Alamos National Laboratory

Paul Kearns
Argonne National Laboratory




Advanced Reactor Panel:  Leaders of advanced reactor innovation will discuss the challenges and opportunities for the U.S. to share the benefits of clean, secure, reliable power with the world




Christine King
Gateway for Accelerated Innovation in Nuclear (GAIN)


Clay Sell

Chris Levesque

Kemal Pasamehmetoglu
Versatile Test Reactor

Ashley Finan
National Reactor Innovation Center (NRIC)

Ray Rothrock
Partner Emeritus at Venrock, Venture Capitalist

Video Addresses by:

U.S. Senator James Risch

U.S. Senator Mike Crapo

Governor Brad Little