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Lecture Invitation: Regulating Nuclear Power Plants – Canadian and International Priorities

October 13, 2016 @ 12:00 am


 Gerry Frappier, P. Eng

Director General, Power Reactor Regulation

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

“Regulating Nuclear Power Plants – Canadian and International Priorities”

The New Brunswick Branch of the Canadian Nuclear Society is pleased to offer an informal mixer (food and refreshments included) and lecture in uptown Saint John.

WHERE:                       WorleyParsons Offices – Bay of Fundy Conference Room, 91 Canterbury Street, Uptown Saint John.

PRE-EVENT MIXER:    Thursday October 13, 2016, 5:30 PM – 6:15 PM

LECTURE:                    Thursday October 13, 2016, 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM

CONTACT:                   Derek Mullin, Branch Chair, CNS New Brunswick.  DMULLIN@NBPOWER.COM

Gerry Frappier started his career in Health Physics with Ontario Hydro working at the Pickering and Bruce Nuclear Generating Stations. He subsequently worked on aerospace, military projects and Nuclear Security and non proliferation.

In 2006 Gerry joined the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission as Director General Security and Safeguards, where he was responsible for nuclear security, non-proliferation, international safeguards and emergency management. He also spent several years as the Director General Assessment and Analysis responsible to provide the Commission with regulatory leadership and specialist advice in engineering, nuclear physics and safety assessments.

In 2016 Gerry became the Director General Power Reactor Regulation where he is responsible for the regulatory oversight of Nuclear Power Plants, including all licensing and compliance activities.  Gerry is a physicist and a professional electrical engineer.

Please join us as we welcome Mr. Frappier to Saint John and participate in what promises to be an enjoyable evening of socializing and an interesting and informative presentation. If you plan to attend, please contact Derek Mullin at dmullin@nbpower.com so that we can confirm the number of attendees.


October 13, 2016
12:00 am
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