Nuclear resilience in Canada

Webinar

Live webinar

12 June 2020
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT
This webinar counts for up to 1.5 hours of Substantive credits toward the mandatory annual CPD requirement. CLE/CPD

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Questions? Please feel free to contact Shannon Wadsworth.

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The safe operation of nuclear plants requires the expertise of highly trained operators following complex management processes and regulations. How has the Canadian nuclear industry successfully maintained these standards and processes in challenging times, including COVID-19?

Join the Canadian Nuclear Association and Gowling WLG for a special webinar on Friday, June 12 to explore the topic of nuclear resilience in Canada. Our panel of industry leaders will discuss:

  • Best practices to maintain safe operations from a regulatory framework perspective – including minimum staffing and operator certification requirements
  • Positive steps that nuclear operators are taking to mitigate risks and manage staff and contractor safety
  • How licensed regimes are leveraging innovation in adapting their operations to a pandemic environment
  • The challenges of nuclear plant operations – from early pandemic recognition to the application of lessons learned as the global situation continues to evolve

Moderators: 

  • John Gorman, President and Chief Executive Officer, CNA
  • Ahab Abdel-Aziz, Global Director of Nuclear, Gowling WLG

Speakers: 

  • Ingemar Engkvist, CEO, World Association of Nuclear Operators
  • Sean Granville, Chief Nuclear Officer, OPG
  • James Scongack, EVP Corporate Affairs and Operational Services, Bruce Power
  • Lisa Thiele, Senior General Counsel, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
  • Ramzi Jammal, Executive Vice-President and Chief Regulatory Operations Officer Regulatory Operations Branch, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

The global nuclear industry and Canadian operators will continue to navigate the risks presented by this ongoing pandemic and beyond. To attend what promises to be an informative and engaging discussion, please RSVP now.

Event contact

Shannon Wadsworth
Events Specialist
416-862-4332
Shannon.Wadsworth@gowlingwlg.com

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LSO: This program is eligible for up to 1.5 hours of Substantive content
Quebec: A certificate of attendance will be issued to professionals after this session
LSBC: This program is eligible for up to 1.5 hours toward the LSBC's CPD requirement
LSAB: This program is eligible for up to 1.5 hours of credit toward the CPD program