Nuclear Governance in a New Era: Responsibilities and Challenges
GN hosted its third workshop on June 28, 2016 in Washington, D.C. to explore Nuclear Governance in a New Era: Challenges and Responsibilities. Two dozen experts from around the world gathered to analyze how public confidence, an evolution of nuclear suppliers, and nuclear newcomer states were impacting national and international governance structures for nuclear energy. The discussion was organized into four sessions: Assessment of Existing Framework Caroline Jorant | SDRI Consulting Restoring Public Trust...
Next Generation Nuclear Power
GNI held its second workshop on February 23, 2016 in Washington D.C. to explore Next Generation Nuclear Power: Value and Challenges of Transitioning to Advanced Technologies. More than two dozen experts from around the world gathered to examine the state of advanced reactor technologies and commercial markets and their implications for global security and climate change. The discussion was organized into four sessions: Status of Advanced Reactor Development and Deployment Gary Mays |...
Nuclear in a Carbon Constrained World
  GNI began its workshop series on September 22, 2015 with an event in Washington, D.C. to explore the Role of Nuclear Power in a Carbon Constrained World: Benefits and Barriers. Approximately two dozen experts from around the world gathered to analyze climate change and nuclear power trends and their implications for policy. The discussion was organized into four sessions: Getting to 2 degrees Celcius: Global Goals and Realistic Responses Jae Edmonds | Joint Global Change...
Scoping the GNI Project
In March 2015, NEI and PGS organized a scoping meeting in Washington, D.C. for their new joint project, the Global Nexus Initiative (GNI): Where Climate, Nuclear, and Security Meet. The meeting was designed to identify key issues to explore at the GNI's four workshops which will take place during the course of this two year project. More than a dozen international experts gathered to listen to and discuss presentations...
Workshop Schedule
A preliminary workshop schedule has been developed which will be supplemented with small meetings and events throughout the project.