Third Summer Institute Alumni Assembly

 The WNU Third Summer Institute Alumni Assembly was held from 18 to 22 April 2016 in Beijing, China, hosted by CNEIC. 

Hosted by China Nuclear Energy Industry Corporation (CNEIC), the 2016 SI Alumni Assembly was a valuable opportunity for alumni to extend their industry knowledge and further develop their leadership skills and global network of peers, established at the Summer Institute. The programme included alumni and, invited leader presentations, workshops and a technical tour to the China Institute of Atomic Energy. This was an interesting opportunity for alumni to learn about the chinese nuclear context, from key speakers from CNNC, CNEIC, China Atomic Energy Authority, the National Energy Administration, the National Nuclear Safety administration, and Hualong 1.

See programme here

Held at the Raffles Hotel, in the heart of Beijing and only short walk from the forbidden city, alumni were able to experience the vibrancy of the chinese culture, visiting the Great Wall of China and trying the famous Peking Duck with the assembly.

Alumni from 2005 to 2015

The alumni assembly, which is held every two years in different locations around the world is a great opportunity for professional development and networking. There are now almost 1000 Summer Institute alumni from 78 countries and this is a unique opportunity to meet with fellows from different years. 

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