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OVERVIEW
 

Now in its tenth year, after successive ground-breaking Summits at Argonne National Laboratory, the University of Massachusetts Lowell, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Texas A&M University, the University of California San Diego, the University of Tennessee, a Virtual Summit, and Sun Valley Idaho, the Advanced Reactors Summit X will once again meet in-person to bring leading industry experts, top executives, policymakers, and thought leaders within the nuclear industry together.

 

The AR Summit X will continue its focus on showcasing technology developers and advancing solutions on the cost and deployment timeframe of advanced reactors, as well as practical ideas and concepts that have the potential of significantly improving advanced reactor design, deployment, and operations.

Advanced Reactors Summit X Sponsors & Exhibitors
Nuclear Titan & Summit Lead Sponsor
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Trailblazer Awards Reception Sponsor
Welcome Reception Sponsor
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Trailblazer Sponsors
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Showcase Sponsors & Exhibitors
 
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Summit Supporters
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Limited Space Available - Sponsorship opportunities are going quickly!

 

For more information on sponsorship and exhibiting please contact Caleb Ward at caleb.ward@usnic.org or (202) 270-1690 or click on the button below for the Sponsorship & Showcase prospectus.

SPEAKERS
Reta Jo Lewis

Reta Jo Lewis

President & Chair - EXIM Bank of the United States

Rumina Velshi

Rumina Velshi

President - Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

David Wright

David Wright

Commissioner - U.S. NRC

Ken Hartwick

Ken Hartwick

President & CEO - Ontario Power Generation

Richard Voorberg

Richard Voorberg

President - Siemens Energy North America

Jeff Lyash

Jeff Lyash

President & CEO - Tennessee Valley Authority

Dan Stout

Dan Stout

Chief Nuclear Officer - Ultra Safe Nuclear

Rex Geveden

Rex Geveden

President & CEO - BWX Technologies

Caroline Cochran

Caroline Cochran

Chief Operating Officer - Oklo

Karen Davis Fili

Karen Davis Fili

President & CEO - Urenco USA

James Schaefer

James Schaefer

Senior Managing Director - Guggenheim Partners

Mikal Boe

Mikal Boe

Founder & CEO - CorePower UK, Ltd.

Dan Poneman

Dan Poneman

President & CEO - Centrus Energy

Aleshia Duncan

Aleshia Duncan

Deputy Assistant Secretary, International Nuclear Energy Policy & Cooperation U.S. Department of Energy

P. Todd Noe

P. Todd Noe

Director of Nuclear Technologies Engineering - Microsoft Corporation

Leon Topalian

Leon Topalian

Chairman & CEO - Nucor Corp.

Rita Baranwal

Rita Baranwal

Senior Vice President - Westinghouse

Tina Back

Tina Back

Vice President, Nuclear Technologies & Materials - General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems

Vahid Majidi

Vahid Majidi

Laboratory Director - Savannah River National Laboratory

James Danly

James Danly

Commissioner and Former Chairman - Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Alice Caponiti

Alice Caponiti

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Reactor Fleet & Advanced Reactor Deployment - U.S. Department of Energy

Maynard Holt

Maynard Holt

Founder & CEO - Veriten, LLC

Tara Neider

Tara Neider

SVP & Project Director, Natrium™ Demonstration Reactor - TerraPower

Bristol Hartlage

Bristol Hartlage

Sr. Director of Business Development - Numerical Advisory Solutions

Rachel Slaybaugh

Rachel Slaybaugh

Partner - DCVC

Kreshka Young

Kreshka Young

North American Business Director (Energy and Climate) - Dow

Bret Kugelmass

Bret Kugelmass

President & CEO - Last Energy

David Sumoski

David Sumoski

Chief Operating Officer - Nucor Corp.

Marcy Sanderson

Marcy Sanderson

Vice President, Industrial Applications - X-energy

Steve Cuevas

Steve Cuevas

Executive Vice President, Legal Affairs - Ultra Safe Nuclear

Rick Springman

Rick Springman

SVP, International Projects - Holtec International

Simon Irish

Simon Irish

President & CEO - Terrestrial Energy

Jeff Whitt

Jeff Whitt

President - Framatome Government Solutions

Pam Gorman Prochaska

Pam Gorman Prochaska

Director, Nuclear Regulatory Policy - Xcel Energy

Kurt Scherer

Kurt Scherer

Managing Partner - C5 Capital

Glenn Neises

Glenn Neises

Nuclear Director - Burns & McDonnell

Corey McDaniel

Corey McDaniel

Northwest Regional Manager - Kiewit Nuclear Solutions

Mike Scott

Mike Scott

Managing Partner - Pelican Energy Partners

Michael Beck

Michael Beck

Managing Director - Plutus Capital (SK Inc.)

Ana Birchall

Ana Birchall

Special Envoy for Strategic and International Affairs - Nuclearelectrica - Romania

Peter Hastings

Peter Hastings

Vice President Regulatory Affairs and Quality - Kairos Power

Michael Mazzola

Michael Mazzola

Executive Director - EPIC - UNC Charlotte

Lindsey Walter

Lindsey Walter

Director of International Policy - Third Way

Clayton Scott

Clayton Scott

Executive Vice President, Business Development - NuScale Power

James E. Rugg

James E. Rugg

President - Atkins Nuclear Secured

David Vannier

David Vannier

Chief Government Affairs Officer - newcleo

Amar Jolly

Amar Jolly

Global Director, Nuclear - Hatch

Steve Chengelis

Steve Chengelis

Director Research & Development, Future Nuclear - EPRI

Matt Dryden

Matt Dryden

V.P. Business Development - Bloom Energy

Rusty Towell

Rusty Towell

Director of NEXT Lab - Abilene Christian University

Ron Faibish

Ron Faibish

Senior Director of Strategic Development - General Atomics

Andrew Maxwell

Andrew Maxwell

Senior Nuclear Expert - Clean Air Task Force

Pawel Luzak

Pawel Luzak

Economic Officer - Embassy of the Republic of Poland

Brian Coombe

Brian Coombe

Manager, Nuclear Business Development - Bechtel, Inc.

Jeff Merrifield

Jeff Merrifield

Chairman, USNIC Advanced Nuclear Working Group; Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Michael Caron

Michael Caron

President - National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners

Jeremy Harrell

Jeremy Harrell

Chief Strategy Officer - ClearPath

Todd Abrajano

Todd Abrajano

President & CEO - U.S. Nuclear Industry Council

SPONSORSHIP & EXHIBITOR OPPORTUNITIES
 

The AR Summit Technology Showcase includes a platform for innovators to present, discuss and display new and developing technology to attendees as part of the Advanced Reactors Summit X. This is your chance to showcase technology that your company or organization is using or developing to top executives, policymakers, and thought leaders within the nuclear industry. During key networking times, you will be able to showcase your company's technology and services to a captive audience of hundreds of key industry and government leaders, allowing you to expand your reach, interact with top executives, and leave with key information and networking to move your initiatives forward.

 

Please Note: Limited space is available for this exclusive showcase opportunity; be sure to secure your space soon!

 

For more information on the Technology Trailblazers Showcase at the Advanced Reactors Summit X, please contact Caleb Ward at caleb.ward@usnic.org or (202) 270-1690 or click on the button below for our Sponsorship & Showcase prospectus.

ADVANCE AGENDA TOPICS

Keynotes:

  • U.S. Department of Energy Perspective

  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Initiatives 

  • International Arena Perspective

  • Industry CEO Perspective

 

Landscape:

  • International Opportunities for U.S. Nuclear Exports

  • Enabling U.S. Exports

  • Utility Deployment of Advanced Reactors

  • Advanced Reactors Progress & Challenges – Achieving Success Requires Fuel, Final Design, and Customers  

  • Setting the Regulatory Stage

  • Building the Next Generation of Nuclear Reactors

  • Deployment of Hydrogen Production with Nuclear to Decarbonize the Non-Electric Industry

  • Planning for Carbon-Free Energy

  • Nuclear Generation as an Element of an Integrated Energy Grid

  • Moving to Deployment

  • International Deployment of Nuclear Generation

  • Industrial Uses of Nuclear Energy

  • Nuclear Supply Chain for Advanced Nuclear

  • Maritime Deployment of Nuclear

  • U.S. Department of Defense Pele Program Update

  • Financing of Advanced Nuclear

Charlotte, NC - The Queen City
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Advance Program

Tuesday, June 20 - Welcome Reception

 

Cloud Bar – Sheraton / Le Meridien Hotel Charlotte

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

 

Wednesday, June 21 - Plenary and Trailblazer Awards Reception

 

Day 1 Plenary - Sheraton / Le Meridien Hotel Charlotte

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Trailblazer Awards Reception - NASCAR Hall of Fame

6:00 pm -7:30 pm

 

Thursday, June 22 - Plenary

 

Day 2 Plenary - Sheraton / Le Meridien Hotel Charlotte

8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

 

Friday, June 23 - Optional Tours

 

Day 3 Tour - 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM – Sheraton Lobby

Friday's Optional Tour will consist of site visits to the Energy Production & Infrastructure Center at UNC Charlotte; Electric Power Research Institute; and Siemens' Charlotte Advanced Technology Collaboration Hub (CATCH). The bus will depart the Sheraton Hotel at 8:30 AM and return to the Sheraton around 4:30 PM. Lunch will be provided. Advance registration is required.

 

Please note that if you are not a U.S. citizen you will need additional security screening prior to the tour.

 

Energy Production & Infrastructure Center at UNC Charlotte

The Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC) at UNC Charlotte was formed in response to the need from industry to supply highly trained engineers qualified to meet the demands of the energy industry – through traditional and continuing education, and provide sustainable support the Carolina energy industry by increasing capacity and support for applied research.  EPIC is a highly collaborative industry/education partnership that produces a technical workforce, advancements in technology for the global energy industry while supporting the Carolinas' multi-state economic and energy security.

 

Electric Power Research Institute

Founded in 1972, EPRI is the world's preeminent independent, non-profit energy research and development organization, with offices around the world. EPRI's trusted experts collaborate with more than 450 companies in 45 countries, driving innovation to ensure the public has clean, safe, reliable, affordable, and equitable access to electricity across the globe. Explore EPRI’s research across the Nuclear, Generation, and Power Delivery and Utilization sectors ranging from decarbonization to grid modernization to low carbon resources.

 

Siemens Charlotte Energy Hub

The Siemens Charlotte Energy Hub is the company’s worldwide hub for 60 Hz power generating equipment. Opened in 1969, the facility has manufactured and serviced generators and steam turbines for the power generation market for decades. In November 2011, the facility celebrated the opening of a new expansion, adding gas turbine production and service capabilities. The new Gas Turbine facility was designed based on LEAN manufacturing principles and certified for U.S. LEED Gold green building standards, making it the most advanced gas turbine production plant in operation. The expansion represents a $350 million total investment in Charlotte, adding 1,000 jobs. With its current workforce of 1,500 and more than one million square feet of space under roof, Siemens Energy in Charlotte has become the largest manufacturer in the city and the second largest among the 250+ Energy companies based in Charlotte.

The Advanced Reactors Summit X

& Technology Trailblazers Showcase

 

June 21-22, 2023 | Charlotte, North Carolina 

 
 

Technology and Innovation in Advanced Nuclear

Under the auspices of

 
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