The Nuclear Decommissioning & Used Fuel Summit 2016 was a great success - over 300 attendees packed out the conference rooms and the sold-out exhibition hall was full of the latest decommissioning and used fuel solutions. Leading utilities including SCE, Entergy, PG&E, OPG, Duke and more took to the stage and shared the latest on their shutdown strategies and spent fuel plans.

2016’s Event Highlights

  • Exclusive Insight from North American Utilities:
  • Regulatory, Policy and R&D Updates:
  • The Latest in Project Execution, Technology and Innovation:

Take a look at just what just a handful of the attendees had to say about the event:


    "The conference was very informative and interactive. There was great participation from the various organizations in the nuclear industry which made it successful"

    - OPG
  • Holtec International

    "I love this conference, the organizers and venue have all been fabulous. I greatly enjoy the presentations and they certainly help provide me with the hot details of the industry"

    - Holtec International
  • U.S. Department of Energy

    "This summit provides an excellent singular source of information and resources on decommissioning trends and lessons. Well worth the time"

    - U.S. Department of Energy
  • US Ecology

    "The Nuclear Energy Insider Decommissioning Summit is a very valuable industry resource for US Ecology. It is very well planned and executed by the Insider staff and offers a tremendous value in terms of access to the latest updates on nuclear decommissioning projects and industry trends. It has become a staple on our company's conference calendar"

    - US Ecology
  • Talisman International

    "Excellent opportunity to maintain industry awareness and hear from industry leaders. Very good for networking"

    - Talisman International
  • Excel Services

    "The conference material was very informative and there was ample opportunity to ask questions of the presenters. The conference schedule also provided the necessary amount of time needed to network with other colleagues. Would recommend attending this conference to anyone looking for utility decommissioning experience information and lessons learned"

    - Excel Services
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2017 Speaker Line Up Due To Be Announced,
But In The Meantime, See Who Shared Insight In 2016:

  • Jim Madigan
    Jim Madigan CNO Technical Advisor and Director of Oversight
    Regulatory Affairs & Nuclear Safety Culture
  • Steven Scheurich
    Steven Scheurich VP Nuclear Decommissioning
  • Loren Sharp
    Loren Sharp Director/Nuclear Plant Manager
  • Jay Mullis
    Jay Mullis Deputy Manager - Oak Ridge
    U.S Department of Energy
  • Rod Baltzer
    Rod Baltzer President
    Waste Control Specialists

Attendee Numbers Grew By 50% in 2016, Take A Look At Who Attended:

  • sce
  • Duke Energy
  • Areva
  • Entergy
  • Holtec
  • PG&E
  • Department of Energy
  • NAC International
  • Manafort
  • Ontario Power Generation
  • EnergySolutions
  • Aecom
  • Barnhart
  • AMEC
  • CBI
  • XcelEnergy
  • Jacobs
  • Oglethorpe Power
  • OPPD

Just Some Of The Highlights Of The Nuclear Decommissioning & Used Fuel Summit 2016:


Executive Level Attendees


C-Level/VP Delegates


Hours of Networking Time




Interactive Panel Sessions


Main Conference Sessions


New Conference Session

Interactive Roundtables

For 2016

Technology Showcase

Sold Out!



New and exciting features for 2017 soon to be announced, stay on top of all the latest developments by pre-ordering your copy of the brochure now. Simply click on the below link to be the first to see the speaker line-up, revamped agenda and new workshops.

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What’s New for 2017?

  • New Used Fuel Super Session:

    2017 will see a return of an entire conference track dedicated to used fuel management – from new build through to decommissioning. Hear the latest case studies from the utilities with the biggest fleets, regulatory updates from industry bodies and insight into the latest technology solutions for used fuel challenges

  • More Interactive Elements Than Ever Before:

    The live polling, Q&A and roundtables sessions in 2016 proved to be one of the most successful parts of the conference. For the 2017 event we are already working hard to increase and improve the interactive elements to ensure

This is just a taster of what’s to come in 2017 - register your interest here to get the latest updates
  • Did you find the conference a valuable use of your time?
    96% of 2016 attendees agreed that going to the conference was worth 2 days out of the office due to the high quality networking, exclusive industry updates and interactive sessions
  • Would you recommend this conference to colleagues and industry peers?
    93% of attendees at the 2016 conference stated that they would recommend it to others – the highest endorsement we could ask for
  • Would you attend this conference in the future?
    92% of those who were at the Nuclear Decommissioning & Used Fuel Summit 2016 plan to return in 2017 thanks to the unrivalled speaker line up, attendee list and knowledge sharing

Take a look at just what just a handful of the attendees had to say about the event:

  • Haley and Aldrich

    "I have been to many conferences on decommissioning over the past 15 years, and the NEI conference is unique to the industry for several reasons…It's the only conference I am aware of that seeks to make it 'the attendees conference' and to take active measures to improve upon itself each year"

    - Haley and Aldrich
  • Atkins

    "The conference was well attended, with a wide selection of informative presentations, but the most useful sessions were the interactive, round table sessions"

    - Atkins
  • NAC International

    "Excellent format and interaction... This enabled more engagement by the audience and sharing of ideas/best practices"

    - NAC International
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Take A Look At Who Attends The Nuclear Decommissioning & Used Fuel Summit:

Delegate Breakdown By Company Type

Delegate Breakdown By Company Type

Delegate Breakdown By Job Title

Delegate Breakdown By Job Title

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Check Out A Snapshot Of Who Attended The Summit In 2016 - Record Numbers Expected In 2017!

Job Title Company
Director, Business Development, Power Group AECOM
Senior Vice President, Business Development AECOM
Vice President, Business Development AECOM
Vice President Amec Foster Wheeler
Vice President US Nuclear Amec Foster Wheeler
VP Sales & Marketing AREVA
Principal Vice President, US Environment Bechtel National
Nuclear Director Burns & McDonnell
Executive Director CB&I
Director, Nuclear Policy and Support Duke Energy
Deputy Director Nuclear Technology Endesa Generacion
Chief Operating Officer ENERCON
EVP & CNO EnergySolutions
Vice President EnergySolutions
Site Vice President, FitzPatrick Entergy
Decommissioning Director - Vermont Yankee Entergy
VP Nuclear Decommissioning Entergy
James A. FitzPatrick Decommissioning Director Entergy
Site Vice President, Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Entergy
Decommissioning Director, Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station Entergy
Technical Coordinator Decommissioning Entergy
Program Manager EPRI
Vice President, Nuclear Operations FLUOR
Business Manager - Decommissioning & Dismantling GE Hitachi
President Government Strategies Incorporated
TBC Holtec International
President J Kessler & Associates, LLC
Manager of Nuclear Programs Jacobs
President Kiewit Nuclear
Managing Director of US ACCESS Group Kurion Veolia
Director, Richland Operations Kurion Veolia
Director - Public & Government Affairs Maine Yankee Atomic Power Company
Senior Vice President Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems
General Manager of Engineering and Regulatory Services Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems
VP, Marketing and Business Development NAC International
President National Spent Fuel Collaborative
Program Director Nuclear News Shipbuilding
President and CEO North American Transmission Forum
WIPP Recovery Manager and Deputy Project Manager Nuclear Waste Partnership, LLC
Executive Director Nuclear Waste Strategy Coalition (NWSC)
Resident Manager Oglethorpe Power Corporation
Vice President - Nuclear Decommissioning Ontario Power Generation
Pickering SAFSTOR Project Director Ontario Power Generation
Training Manager OPPD
Director / Nuclear Plant Manager Pacific Gas & Electric
Director, Decommissioning Services Sargent & Lundy LLC
Director, SONGS Decommissioning SCE/SONGS
Principal Manager, Decommissiong Regulations SCE/SONGS
Vice President, Decommissioning & Chief Nuclear Officer SCE/SONGS
Exeutive Vice President Siempelkamp Nuclear Services
Manager - Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management U.S Department of Energy - Oak Ridge
Assistant Manager U.S. Department of Energy - Hanford
Assistant Manager for Infrastructure and Environmental Stewardship U.S. Department of Energy - Savannah River
Acting Manager U.S. Department of Energy - Portsmouth Paducah
Executive Director U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council
President and Project Manager URS | CH2M Oak Ridge LLC (UCOR)
Director of Sales - West U.S Ecology, Inc.
Vice President US Ecology, Inc.
Deputy Director, Division of Decommissioning, Uranium Recovery and Waste Programs US NRC
President Waste Control Specialists
Director Decommissioning Project Development Westinghouse
Vice President Westinghouse
Director, Nuclear Regulatory Policy Xcel Energy
Nuclear Vice President Capital Projects Xcel Energy
Get a more detailed breakdown of the 2016 attendee list here

Register your attendance early to get the best rate available - plus group rates now available for 2+ attendees!

With 3 conference tracks, 50+ speakers, 300+ attendees and an even bigger exhibition space, make sure your business isn’t missing out on opportunities by not having enough representation at the summit. Bring a colleague (or your whole team) and benefit from the new group rates for 2+ attendees. Discounts go up incrementally… So the more people you bring, the more you save!

Group Discounts Available for 2+ Attendees
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Record Numbers Of Sponsors And Exhibitors Already Confirmed for 2017!

2017 Gold Sponsors

  • The Dickerson Group
  • Holtec

2017 Silver Sponsors

  • NAC
  • Robatel
  • us-ecology

2017 Bronze Sponsors

  • Black Diamond Services
  • TSSD

2017 Exhibitors

  • mammoet
  • Peterseninc

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Ben Moss

Ben Moss

Senior Industry Analyst
Nuclear Energy Insider
FCBI Energy
+1800 814 3459 x7537 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7537 (Global)

Joshua Bull

Robert McManus

Commercial Director
Nuclear Energy Insider
FCBI Energy
+1800 814 3459 x7204 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7204 (Global)