The 2016 ANS Winter Meeting promises to be one of the year’s most exciting and informative educational and networking events for attendees from every facet of nuclear science and technology.  This year’s theme, “Nuclear Science & Technology: Imperatives for a Sustainable World” could not be more timely given recent advancements in nuclear coupled with heightened public interest in energy issues.  Leading experts from government, industry, academia and the research community will share their views on nuclear’s role in the changing energy paradigm.  Attendees will also choose from over 500 technical sessions on a wide range of topics.  They will learn first-hand the latest research findings, trends and innovations.  They will also take part in stimulating conversations with session leaders and other attendees with the same interests.

This year’s Winter Meeting will also include the High Temperature Reactor Technology (HTR) Conference.  HTR2016 is the sole international conference focusing on high-temperature, gas cooled reactors including heat technology.  Attendees will exchange ideas with each other and hear about the latest developments and future outlook from researchers and other experts in this field.  At HRT technical sessions, participants will share peer-reviewed, full-length technical papers and discuss the most recent advances in HTR.

In addition, the Technology Expo will give attendees a glimpse into the applications of new technology through three days of exhibits and special events.  The Expo will also give attendees many opportunities to network with each other and establish new professional relationships while having food and fun in a friendly and informal setting.

And speaking of setting, magnificent Caesar’s Palace offers some of Las Vegas’ most exciting entertainment attractions. Attendees can also explore Nevada’s historic role in harnessing the power of the atom by visiting and enjoying dinner at the National Atomic Testing Museum.

The 2016 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo is the premier North American nuclear science and technology conference.  If you’re interested in expanding your knowledge, sharing ideas, and networking in one of the world’s most exciting entertainment destinations, don’t miss this opportunity.  Please join us at the 2016 ANS Winter Meeting.