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International Conference on Effective Nuclear and Radiation Regulatory Systems: Working Together to Enhance Cooperation

Nov 04 2019
Nov 07 2019
The Hague
(NL)

Organized by the International Atomic Energy Agency in cooperation with European Commission's Joint Research Centre and the Government of The Netherlands

The objective of the conference is to share regulatory experiences related to improving the effectiveness of nuclear and radiation regulatory systems, taking into account the outcomes of the past conferences in this series, as well as the Seventh Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety, the Sixth Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management, the open-ended meetings of legal and technical experts on implementation of the Code of Conduct on the Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources and its supplementary Guidance, works performed by the Commission on Safety Standards, and related activities. Furthermore, the conference addresses the international framework for the security of nuclear and other radioactive material. Ultimately, the main focus of the conference is how to work together to address cross-cutting regulatory areas.

More information about expected outcomes and topics on the IAEA website.

Venue

NEW BABYLON MEETING CENTRE

Anna van Buerenplein 29

2595 DA Den Haag

The Netherlands

More information here

Route

The Conference Venue is 2 min walk from the train station Den Haag Centraal with direct connection to Amsterdam Schiphol airport by train or Rotterdam-Den Haag airport by light rail. Rotterdam Thalys station by both train and light rail, Utrecht ICE station by train.

Site Visit to COVRA – the Central Organisation for Radioactive Waste in the Netherlands

More information

/jrc/en/file/document/180387visit_to_covra.pdf

Plan your journey

https://9292.nl/en

https://www.ns.nl/en

Nearby Hotels

Here are some of the hotels within a walking distance for your convenience.

Hotel Babylon (adjacent to the venue building)

Mercure Hotel (10 minutes walking distance)

Novotel The Hague City Centre (10 minutes walking distance)

NH Hotel (10 minutes walking distance)

Holiday Inn Express (10 minutes walking distance)

Hotel Des Indes (10 minutes walking distance)

Tourist Info

The Hague

Het Mauritshuis

Escher in het paleis

Vredespaleis (Peace Palace)