IYNC 2020 Awards

IYNC likes to extend recognition to the participants for their outstanding contributions to the technical program, in this sense, the following awards will be given at the closing ceremony:

  • Best Technical Presentation 
  • Best Poster 
  • Best Reviewer 
  • Best Workshop Concept 
  • Best Panel Session Concept 
  • Best Student Contribution 
  • Young Nuclear Professional – Early career award (IYNC specific)
  • Juan Alberto Gonzalez Garrido award (IYNC specific)  

Juan Alberto Gonzalez Garrido Award

The Juan Alberto Gonzalez Garrido award is to be given by the IYNC to a National (or continental) Young Generation Network that has given outstanding service to the benefit of the young generation, enjoys a great bottom-up support from its members or offers a big variety of interesting events.

The Juan Alberto Gonzalez Garrido award was created in 2016 in memoriam of Juan Alberto Gonzalez Garrido, a dedicated and enthusiastic IYNC officer, who died in the Paris attacks on November, 13th 2015.

Nominations must include the following supporting documents:

  1. YGN last country report;
  2. A small summary of max. 1000 words about what makes your YGN special;
  3. A summary of your last 4 successful events.

Please, send the nomination documents to oona.nery@iync2020.org and kevin.fcosials@iync2020.org before 30th of January 2020.

Young Nuclear Professional - Early Career Award

The outstanding Young Professional Award will recognize a young professional for meritorious service in the interests of civil society and have made a valuable contribution to nuclear science and applications. The candidate should probe a strong potential to become a reference for young IYNC participants. To be eligible, the candidate must be a young professional working in the nuclear environment and being 39 years of age or younger. Anyone (YGN members or not) can submit nominations or recommendations for this award (nomination for someone or auto-nomination).

Nominations must include the following supporting documents:

  1. Curriculum Vitae;
  2. List of publications;
  3. Two letters of recommendation out of which at least one has to be from a senior professional / mentor.

Please, send the nomination documents to oona.nery@iync2020.org and kevin.fcosials@iync2020.org before 30th of January 2020.