Nuclear 2021, the industry’s leading annual nuclear conference, is back as an in-person event, taking place on Thursday 2 December. Now in its 21st year, the event will bring together an array of speakers covering key developments over the past year, as well as looking ahead to 2022 and beyond.

This year’s conference will return to Park Plaza Victoria, along with an exhibition space— allowing you to showcase your capabilities, interact with colleagues and make some new connections.

For information about sponsorship opportunities, please click here.


Further information about the agenda will be released in due course

Nuclear 2021 agenda

Nuclear for Net Zero

*The agenda is subject to change

Welcome, Introduction and Conference overview

Kate Bellingham — Host, Science and Engineering Broadcaster

Chair's Welcome

Dr Tim Stone CBE — Chair, NIA

Working Together to Deliver Net Zero

Panel discussion

Barnaby Wharton — Director of Future Electricity Systems, RenewableUK

Guy Newey — Head of Insight, Energy Systems Catapult

Sarah Long — Bid & Strategy Lead, Net Zero Energy Business, Atkins

Hinkley Point C and Sizewell C: Where are we?

Julia Pyke — Director of Financing, Sizewell C

Funding the future: Nuclear and ESG

Panel discussion

Chaired by Dr Tim Stone CBE — NIA Chair

Neil Griffiths-Lambeth — Associate Managing Director, Moody’s Investors Service

Xanthe Kueppers — Head of Investor Relations, Sizewell C

Dominic Nash — Head of European Utilities Research, Barclays Investment Bank

Nuclear AMRC – Preparing the supply chain for future opportunities

James Leatherland — Programme Manager, Collaborative Research & Development Projects, Nuclear AMRC

Anna Boland — Project Manager, Supply Chain - NAMRC supply chain development, impact and opportunities, Nuclear AMRC

Rahul Mandal — Technical Lead (Metrology and Inspection), Simulation and Verification Group, Nuclear AMRC

To Innovate. To Change. To Succeed. Decomm2022

Connor Deehan — Business Transformation Specialist, PA Consulting

Anita Bogh — Business Development Director, Amentum

Coffee & Networking

Cwmni Egino – Regeneration at Trawsfynydd

Mike Tynan — Chief Executive, Cwmni Egino

The Evolution of Nuclear Advocacy

Panel discussion

Lindsay Broadwell — Labour Councillor, Leicester City & Nuclear Advocate

Mark Jenkinson — MP for Workington, Vice Chair, Nuclear Energy APPG

Hannah Paterson — YGN Chair, Strategy & Technical Manager, Sellafield Ltd

Jeremy Gordon — Director, Fluent in Energy & Independent Communications Consultant


Rolls-Royce SMR: Turning point for the UK nuclear industry

Tom Samson — Chief Executive, Rolls-Royce SMR Consortium


The Rt Hon Greg Hands MP — Minister of State for Energy, Clean Growth and Climate Change

Nuclear for a Green Hydrogen Future

Panel discussion

Fiona Rayment OBE — Chief Science and Technology Officer, National Nuclear Laboratory

Ben Sawford — Global Vice President of Advisory Consulting, KBR

Steve Browning — Managing Director, TUV SUD Nuclear Technologies

Harry Keeling — Head of Industrial Market Strategy, Rolls-Royce SMR

Fusion: A year of milestones

Prof. Ian Chapman — Chief Executive, UKAEA

TerraPower’s Plan for a Clean Energy Future

Chris Levesque — President and CEO, TerraPower

Future Proofing The Industry Through Inclusive Leadership

Panel discussion

Chaired by Monica Mwanje — Managing Director, MM Creative Solutions and Co-Founder, Inclusion and Diversity in Nuclear

Corhyn Parr — Director of Waste Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and , CEO Designate, Nuclear Waste Services

Elizabeth Coffey — Leadership Consultant & Trusted Advisor to CEOs

Courtney Scott — HR Director, Jacobs

AP1000® Plant at Wylfa – Enabling the Future of Nuclear in the UK

Michael Waite — Director, New Plant Market Development, Westinghouse

Foreign investment in UK new nuclear: Update from CGN

Zhu Minhong — Chief Executive, General Nuclear International Ltd

High Heat, Low Carbon: The Future of AMRs

Panel discussion

Steve Threlfall — General Manager, U-Battery

Cameron Martin — Manager of Advanced Reactors, Westinghouse

Tom Purnell — Advanced Nuclear & Government , Frazer-Nash Consultancy


Sponsors and Exhibitors

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors



inCorporate Venues are acting as NIA’s hotel reservation agents for both Nuclear 2021 and the Annual Dinner. Good rates have been secured at the various hotels. Please note this is subject to availability and reservations will be dealt with on a ‘first-come, first-served basis’. The prices quoted are inclusive of VAT and at prevailing rate. 

Bookings can be made on inCorporate Venue’s website https://www.incorporatevenues.com/public/b/nia3401/. If you have any queries, please contact inCorporate Venues on +44 (0)330 058 0222 or by email at joelle@incorporatevenues.com

If you wish to reserve 9 rooms or more, please contact inCorporate Venues direct as it will be necessary for your organisation to raise a contract with the hotel which inCorporate Venues can assist. If you would like further information on the hotels or any other preferred hotel that is not listed, or you require extra/ alternative dates, please contact Joelle at inCorporate Venues on +44 (0)330 058 0222. 



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