An advance agenda is now available for the 2018 National Cleanup Workshop, scheduled to be held on Sept. 11-13, 2018 at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria, Virginia. The workshop is hosted by the Energy Communities Alliance with the cooperation of EM and the Energy Facility Contractors Group.
Scheduled sessions at this year’s workshop include:
- Keynote Address: DOE Priorities;
- Driving High Performance in DOE Missions;
- Ensuring Continued Progress at EM Sites;
- Making Progress on Excess Facilities Disposition;
- Moving Forward on Contract Management Enhancements;
- Roundtable: Continuing Acquisition Momentum and Improving Project Performance;
- National Labs: Research That Supports Cleanup;
- Insights from the House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus Leadership;
- Legislative Challenges and Opportunities for the EM Program;
- Panel: Progress on Hanford Tanks and Waste Treatment Mission;
- Roundtable: Regulatory and Local Government Engagement Strategies to Drive Cleanup Success;
- High-Level Waste Disposition and Interim Storage;
- Investing in Workforce and Infrastructure;
- And More!
For more information on the workshop, or to register, visit www.cleanupworkshop.com. Early-bird registration expires July 20, 2018.
The 2018 National Cleanup Workshop will bring together senior DOE executives and site officials, industry executives, and other stakeholders to discuss EM’s progress on the cleanup of the environmental legacy of the nation’s Manhattan Project and Cold War nuclear weapons program.
More than 650 attendees, including senior DOE Officials, Congressional leaders, DOE contractors, and state, Tribal and local government leaders, participated in the 2017 workshop — the largest EM-focused gathering in the D.C. area last year. More information on past workshops can be found here.