General Chair’s Special Session

Tuesday, October 31, 4:30 – 6:30 pm


“Career Opportunities for Next Generations of Nuclear Engineers and Scientists in Advanced Reactor Markets”

Over the last decade there have been many start-up companies in Advanced Reactor technologies -both fission and fusion. This panel of industry executives from start-up companies will discuss what it takes to start a technology development effort, access challenges (financing, resources, and organization), and identify opportunities for young generations of nuclear engineers and scientists.

General Chair Panel:

Patrick McGrath (ARPA-E on Fusion)

Dr. Patrick McGrath
(ARPA-E on Fusion)

Leslie Dewan (Transatomic)

Dr. Leslie Dewan


David Dabney

Dr. Eben Mulder

Dr. Mike Laufer
(Kairos Power)