Technical Program

Conference topics include:

  • Uranium processing, refining and conversion; these will include updates on existing operations and descriptions of developing projects: uranium, thorium and other nuclear fuels
  • Innovation in fuel fabrication and fuel for SMRs (small modular reactors)
  • By-products or co-products from uranium ore processing
  • CO2 emissions, environmental protection & regulatory issues
  • Business and economic aspects of uranium extraction & utilization
  • Uranium geology (exploration techniques, geochemistry, ore deposits & mineralogy)
  • Uranium production (uranium mining technologies and methodologies, heap & stope leaching)
  • Uranium mining & milling waste management (decommissioning, remediation & long-term monitoring, tailings & waste rock management)
  • Innovations in nuclear medicine and materials research with nuclear methods
  • Practices for respectful conversations about nuclear technology