September 7, 2021


The International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification was featured in two panel discussions during the Institute for Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) & European Safeguards Research and Development Association (ESARDA) Joint Annual Virtual Meeting, hosted between August 23 – September 1, 2021.

The virtual conference brought together nuclear materials management and safeguards communities on both sides of the Atlantic to share progress, projects and discuss priorities across a variety of sectors—from government offices, national laboratories, non-governmental organizations, academia, and nuclear industry. This year’s annual meeting was focused on innovation and international collaboration, featuring panels about cross-cutting issues as well as technical presentations.

IPNDV experts presented on their work and work of the Partnership during the following sessions:

Wednesday, August 25: The International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification session, featuring technology presentations from the following IPNDV members derived from 2019 Belgian Measurement Campaign:

  • Alessandro Borella (Belgium)
  • Jennifer Schofield (United Kingdom)
  • Istvan Almasi (Hungary)
  • Manuel Kreutle (Germany)
  • David Boardman (Australia)
  • Nicholas Reed (United Kingdom)

Wednesday, September 1: The International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification: Advancing Technology and Approaches session, featuring presentations from IPNDV members:

  • Michele Smith (USA)
  • Elaine Kanasewich (Canada)
  • Mihail Vardai (Hungary)