Sun, July 2 - Mon, July 3, 2017

- Sun, July 2nd

Program mainly for  

the local community



Hirono-town Central Gymnasium in Hirono-town, Fukushima-Prefecture,


- Mon, July 3rd

Program mainly for 

technical experts



Iwaki Washington Hotel in Iwaki-city, Fukushima-prefecture, Japan


Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation (NDF)

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Day1 - Program mainly for the local community

Date: Sun. 2nd July, 2017 Venu: Hirono-town Central Gymnasium

AM10:30-10:35Opening Remarks 
(Hajimu Yamana, President, Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation)

10:35-10:50Welcome Speeches
(Yosuke Takagi, Deputy Minister, METI and others)

10:50-11:05Keynote Lecture
(Juan Carlos Lentijo, Deputy Director General, International Atomic Energy Agency)

11:05-11:50Lecture & Mini-Workshop
"What could we know more about 1F NOW?"

Mr. Hiroshi Kainuma is a visiting researcher at Fukushima
University and also an enthusiastic sociologist working on the
risk communication in Fukushima prefecture. He will be speaking
about what decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi really is from
of the viewpoint of the local communities, based on many of
his books on sociological analysis and his experience in
interacting with the local residents which has continued since
before the accident.

(Mr. Hiroshi Kainuma, Associate proffesor, Kinugasa Research
Organization Ritsumeikan University)

   11:50-13:20 Lunch  Food stand for the lunch with Fukushima food will be set.

PM13:20-15:40Research Session
"Dialogue to know what we have wanted to know!"

Mr. Kainuma, the facilitator, will ask questions to the panelists
from NDF and other organizations who are involved in the
decommissioning ofFukushima Daiichi NPS based on the interests
and concerns of the local residents. This session is intended to
provide the local residents with accurate and straightforward
information. The questions from audience are also welcome.


 Hiroshi Kainuma, Associate proffesor, Kinugasa Research 

  Organization Ritsumeikan University


 Hajimu Yamana, President, Nuclear Damage Compensation and 

  Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation

 Naohiro Masuda, President, CDOD&D FDEC, TEPCO

 and others 

-Representatives of Hirono-town 

 William Douglas Yuji McMichael, Deputy director, Fukushima


 Hidekazu Sakagami, Director, COSTAR NPO

 Motoya Kimura, Student, Fukushima University

 Shigeru Ide, President, Kawauchi town Chamber of Commerce

 Naoko Kobayashi, Tamura city reconstraction support team

 Students, Fkushima high school


 William D. Magwood IV, General, OECD/NEA

 Paul Dickman, Sr. Policy Fellow, Argonne National Laboratory

 Francois Gauche, Director of Nuclear Energy Division, CEA

 Juan Jose Zaballa, Chairman, ENRESA

(William D. Magwood IV, Director General, OECD/NEA)
15:55-16:00Closing Remarks
(Yukihide Matsumoto, Mayer, Naraha town)

map of Hirono-town

Day2 - Program mainly for technical experts

-Report and exchange of views on the current situation of the decommissioning of

 the Fukushima Daiichi NPS and related technology with Japanese and foreign 


Date: Mon. 3rd July, 2017 Venue: Iwaki Washington Hotel

AM09:30-09:45Opening Remarks
(Hajimu Yamana, President, Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation)
09:45-09:50Welcome Speeches
(Toshio Shimizu, Mayer, Iwaki city)
09:50-10:05Keynote Speech
(William D. Magwood IV, Director General, (OECD/NEA))
10:05-10:35"Overall Situation on 1F D&D"
(Naohiro Masuda, President, CDOD&D FDEC, TEPCO)
10:35-11:25"Current Internal PCV Condition Analysis"
(Shinya Mizokami, Analysis and Assessment Group Manager Project Planning Department, Fukushima Daiichi Decontamination and Decommissioning Engineering Company )
11:40-12:40Workshop 1: Fuel Debris Characterization (including MCCI)
(Chairman) Toru Ogawa, Director General, JAEA/CLADS
(Co-chairman) Christophe Journeau, International Expert, CEA
Christophe Journeau, International Expert, CEA
Tadahiro Washiya, Division Head, Fuel Debris Handling and Analysis Division, CLADS, JAEA
Boris Burakov, Head of Laboratory, V.G. Khlopin Radium Institute
David Bottomley, Invited researcher, JAEA

    12:40-14:40 Lunch & Technical Poster Session

Organizations/educational institutions/industry working for decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi NPS will present their posters on topics of their expertise to promote discussions and sharing opinions among the interested participants.

PM14:40-15:40Workshop 2: Safety and Risk Assessment associated with Fuel Debris Retrieval
(Chairman)Mike Weightman, Former Chief Executive, Office for Nuclear Regulation(ONR)
(Co-chairman)Akio Yamamoto, Professor, Nagoya university 
Kazuki Hida, Managing Director, Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
Mina Golshan, Director (Sellafield, Decommissioning, Fuel and Waste), Office for Nuclear Regulation(ONR)
Lake Barrett, Lake Barrett Counsalting
15:55-16:55Workshop 3: Waste Management                                                                                                                                         (Chairman)Osamu Tochiyama, Technical Advisor, NSRA
Kazuyuki Kato, Managing Director, Nuclear Damage Compensation and Decommissioning Facilitation Corporation
James McKinney, Head of Integrated Waste Management, NDA
Eric Kraus, Deputy Director of the Nuclear Clean up and Decommissioning, CEA
16:55-17:00Closing Remarks 

map to Iwaki Washington Hotel