Session Details

Future of Fission

Thursday, March 12

01:30 pm - 02:20 pm

Nuclear power accounts for 10% of global power generation but faces numerous challenges. Many experts view nuclear power as an important tool in combating climate change. What advancements in nuclear fission technology would overcome these challenges? How can the next generation of reactors be commercialized?

Session Speakers
  • Jone-Lin Wang

    IHS Markit

    Senior Advisor

  • Jeff Baxter

    Defense Consultant

  • John Wagner

    Idaho National Laboratory (INL)

    Associate Laboratory Director, Nuclear Science & Technology (NS&T) Directorate

  • Chris Levesque