Presentations 2017

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Presentations by Mr. Michael Binder, CNSC President and CEO

March 9, 2017

Presentation by CNSC President Michael Binder to the Canadian Electricity Association's Generation Council

On March 9, 2017, President Michael Binder gave a presentation to the Canadian Electricity Association's Generation Council in Gatineau, QC. The presentation discussed the CNSC's key priorities and the CNSC's role as a responsible authority under the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012.

February 22, 2017

Presentation by CNSC President Michael Binder to the Canadian Association of Nuclear Host Communities

On February 22, 2017, President Michael Binder gave a presentation to members of the Canadian Association of Nuclear Host Communities at their annual general meeting in Ottawa, ON. The presentation provided an overview of the CNSC's regulatory responsibilities, updates on nuclear power plants, Canadian uranium projects and waste management, as well as a discussion of emergency preparedness and the CNSC's public outreach.

Presentations by CNSC Senior Management

April 25, 2017

Presentation by CNSC Senior General Counsel Lisa Thiele to the World Nuclear Association Law Working Group Meeting

On April 25, 2017, Lisa Thiele, Senior General Counsel, gave a presentation during the World Nuclear Association Law Working Group Meeting in Toronto, ON. The presentation, titled "Some Current Legal Issues – a Regulatory Perspective" reviewed recent legal developments in Canada, and addressed some current legal issues such as the implementation in Canada of the principles of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, global accountability for nuclear safety and readiness for new technologies.

March 15, 2017

Presentation by Jason Cameron at the U.S. NRC's Regulatory Information Conference (PDF)

On March 15, 2017, Jason Cameron, Vice-President and Chief Communications Officer, Regulatory Affairs Branch, participated in the Regulatory Information Conference in North Bethesda, Maryland. The presentation focused on public engagement and touched on the CNSC's evolving digital presence and commitment to transparency and proactive disclosure.

February 7, 2017

Opening remarks by Terry Jamieson at the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics

On February 7, 2017, Terry Jamieson, Vice-President, Technical Support Branch, delivered opening remarks at the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics in Ottawa, ON. The remarks gave an overview of the CNSC's mandate and its role under the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act..

January 31, 2017

Presentation by Executive Vice-President and Chief Regulatory Operations Officer Ramzi Jammal at the Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries

On January 31, 2017, Ramzi Jammal, CNSC Executive Vice-President and Chief Regulatory Operations Officer, delivered a presentation at the Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries in Oakville, ON. The presentation, titled “Fukushima's Lasting Impacts on the Global Nuclear Industry ‒ The Canadian Regulator's View”, discusses Canada's post-Fukushima safety enhancements, emergency preparedness and lessons learned.

January 30, 2017

Presentation by Jason Cameron as part of a panel at the CAMPUT Regulatory Key Topics meeting

On January 30, 2017, Jason Cameron, Vice-President and Chief Communications Officer, Regulatory Affairs Branch, delivered a presentation titled "Meaningful Engagement in Nuclear Regulation" as part of a panel at the CAMPUT Regulatory Key Topics Meeting in Toronto, Ontario.

January 9, 2017

Presentation by Terry Jamieson at the 2017 International Information System on Occupational Exposure ALARA Symposium

On January 9, 2017, Terry Jamieson, CNSC Vice-President, Technical Support Branch, delivered a presentation titled “Issues and Challenges in Radiation Protection in Canada: A Status Update” at the 2017 International Information System on Occupational Exposure ALARA Symposium in Ft. Lauderdale, U.S. In his presentation, Mr. Jamieson outlined the current state of Canadian nuclear power reactors, provided a summary of the Canadian regulatory process for refurbishment and life extension together with some examples of regulatory lessons-learned from past refurbishments, and commented on Canadian involvement and support of the ISOE Network.

Presentations by CNSC staff

March 16, 2017

Presentation by Gerry Frappier at the U.S. NRC's Regulatory Information Conference

On March 16, 2017, Gerry Frappier, Director General, Directorate of Power Reactor Regulation, participated in the U.S. NRC's Regulatory Information Conference, held in North Bethesda, Maryland. In his presentation, Mr. Frappier explained how the CNSC applies risk informed decision making throughout the regulatory oversight of Canadian nuclear power plants.

March 7, 2017

Regulatory Oversight of Major Decommissioning Projects under the Canadian GoCo Model

On March 7, 2017, André Régimbald, Strategic Advisor in the Directorate of Nuclear Cycle and Facilities Regulation, gave a presentation as part of a panel discussion at Waste Management Symposium 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona (USA). The presentation focused on the regulatory oversight of Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' (CNL) major decommissioning projects under the Canadian Government-owned Contractor-operated (GoCo) model, outlining the regulatory framework, the CNSC' regulatory review capacity, the delivery of results and stakeholder engagement related to these projects.