Activities & Schedule

A detailed schedule of the week and social activities will be posted soon…

Technical Tracks

IYNC is excited to continue the open the call for papers to participants.

An important aspect of the IYNC has always been the Technical Content. IYNC is a perfect scenario to share your latest works and research with other participants from all around the world as we have always believed that communicating, debating and sharing ideas is a very important factor to move forward. The communication and discussions with other professionals is enhanced by the the young spirit of the congress.  

From July 15th to October 1st, IYNC2020 will be accepting contributions to Oral Presentations or Posters via the IYNC2020 Indico System.

Details of the technical tracks scope are available to help you find the one that your work and research belongs to.

More information can also be found on the Technical Track page or by contacting the Technical Tracks Chair, Ignacio Gomez.


The workshops are key moments for IYNC since they are one of the unique features that distinguish IYNC from the other conferences. The workshops are opportunities for the attendees to: Learn new things in an interactive informal way, expand your network in a game-based activity and see things from a different perspective, which include different entities, countries, and communities. The different Workshops of the conference will be posted soon.

More information can also be found on the Workshops page or by contacting the Workshops Chair, Valentina Avincola.

Panel Sessions

Panel sessions are intended to create round tables, where high level speakers from all over the world and with different backgrounds sit together to discuss, between themselves and the audience, the most relevant nuclear related topics. The different Panel Sessions will be posted soon.

More information can also be found on the Panel Sessions page or by contacting the Panel Sessions Chairs, Andrea Quaini and Alice Cunha da Silva.

Plenaries & Keynote Sessions

IYNC2020’s keynote and plenary sessions will include leading nuclear experts from around the world. The theme of the conference, “Diversity in Nuclear” will shine in the conference’s keynote session, on which the different aspects and recent technologies in the nuclear industry will be debated.  

Additionally, IYNC2020 will host three different Plenary sessions that address different types of diversity in the nuclear field:

Nuclear for Power

In this session, the recent advances and applications of Nuclear Energy will be the main topic. 

Plenary Manager: Ahmed Saeed Ali Al Shehhi

Nuclear for Sustainability

In this session, the role for of Nuclear Industry as a sustainable element of the mix, stressing its impact on sustainability will be highlighted.

Plenary Manager: Laura McManniman

Nuclear for Life

In this session nuclear industry becomes a critical actor on recent advances of Medicine, Agriculture and the environment.

Plenary Manager: Everlyne Achieng

Keynote and Plenary chairs: Fidelma Di Lemma and Tim Rownes.

Mentoring Program

After the first successful session in 2018, IYNC will again be hosting mentoring sessions! During this activity, experienced representatives from around the world will be put in touch with young professionals in order to help, guide, and provide advice on how to make the most out of their career in the nuclear industry.
This activity is of the utmost importance as it will generate long-term bonds between mentors and mentees, so this event is a must attend!
Mentoring Program Chairs: Sungyeol Choi, and Steven Ward