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Senior Officials Meeting (SOM)

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Forum for Nuclear Cooperation in Asia (FNCA)
16th Senior Officials Meeting


Meeting Summary of the 16th FNCA Senior Officials Meeting


August 4-5, 2015, Tokyo, Japan

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The 16th FNCA Senior Officials Meeting (SOM), which was organized by the Cabinet Office of Japan (CAO), was held at The Landmark Square Tokyo, Japan, on August 4-5, 2015.
The meeting was attended by the representatives from twelve member countries i.e., the Commonwealth of Australia, the People's Republic of Bangladesh, the People's Republic of China, the Republic of Indonesia, Japan, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Mongolia, the Republic of the Philippines, the Kingdom of Thailand, and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam. The meeting mainly discussed on the theme of the round-table discussion of MLM, climate change and the role of nuclear technology, and possible new roles and functionality of the FNCA. (Program)(Participants List)
The Ministerial Level Meeting will be held on December 7-8, 2015 in Tokyo.




Program of the 16th FNCA Senior Officials Meeting (SOM)



Date : August 4th and 5th 2015
Place : The Landmark Square Tokyo 26F, Shinagawa Goos, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Organized by : Cabinet Office, Government of Japan
Chair of Meeting : Mr. Hironori Nakanishi, Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office
Working Language : English

Tuesday August 4th
09:30-10:00 Registration
10:00-10:15 Session 1 Opening Session
 
Session Chair:
  Mr. Hironori Nakanishi, Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office (Japan)
1) Opening Remarks:
    Mr. Hironori Nakanishi, Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office (Japan)
2) Introduction of Participants
3) Confirmation of Agenda
10:15-12:30

Session 2 Climate Change and the Role of Nuclear Technology

 
Session Chair:
  Mr. Hironori Nakanishi, Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office (Japan)
1) Country Report (5min/country*12:60min.)

Coffee Break (20min)

2) Round Table Discussion (60min)
3) Commemorative Photo
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:30 Session 3 New Direction of FNCA
 
Session Chair:
  Mr. Hironori Nakanishi, Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office (Japan)
1) Lead speech (20min):
    Mr. Nobuhiro Muroya, Director for Atomic Energy, Cabinet Office (Japan)

Coffee Break (20min)

2) Round Table Discussion (110min)
17:30-19:00

Welcome Reception hosted by Cabinet Office

   
Wednesday August 5th
9:30-11:00 Session 4 Wrap-up
Session Chair:
  Mr. Hironori Nakanishi, Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office (Japan)
1) The date and agenda of Ministerial Level Meeting 2015
2) Joint Communique
3) Outcomes

Coffee Break (15min break during this session)
11:00-11:30 Session 5 Closing Session
- Closing Remarks
  Mr. Hironori Nakanishi, Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation, Cabinet Office (Japan)



List of the Participants in the 16th FNCA Senior Officials Meeting (SOM)


Australia

Mr Steven McINTOSH
Manager
International Relations
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

Mr Jarrod POWELL
Government and International Relations Advisor
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

Bangladesh

Mr Kanailal CHAKRABORTY
Director
International Affairs Division
Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC)

China

Mr LIU Hansi
Project officer
China Atomic Energy Authority (CAEA)

Indonesia

Dr Anhar Riza ANTARIKSAWAN
Deputy Chairman
National Nuclear Energy Agency (BATAN)

Kazakhstan

Dr Erlan BATYRBEKOV
Director General
National Nuclear Center (NNC) of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Republic of Korea

Ms Jae Eun CHOI
Senior Researcher
Korea Nuclear International Cooperation Foundation (KONICOF)

Malaysia

Dr Muhd Noor MUHD YUNUS
Deputy Director General (Research & Technology Development Programme)
Malaysian Nuclear Agency

Mongolia

Mr Chadraabal MAVAG
Head
Nuclear Technology Department
Nuclear Energy Commission (NEC)

The Philippines

Mr Teofilo LEONIN, Jr.
Chief
Nuclear Regulatory Division
Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI)

Thailand

Dr Somporn CHONGKUM
Executive Director
Thailand Institute of Nuclear Technology (TINT)

Ms Nipavan PORAMATIKUL
Director of Research and Development Division
Thailand Institute of Nuclear Technology (TINT)

Ms Kanchalika DECHATES
Head of International Cooperation Section
Thailand Institute of Nuclear Technology (TINT)

Vietnam

Dr CAO Dinh Thanh
Vice President
Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute (VINATOM)

Japan

Mr Hironori NAKANISHI
Director General for Science, Technology and Innovation,
Cabinet Office (CAO), Japan

Mr Nobuhiro MUROYA
Director for Atomic Energy, Cabinet Office (CAO), Japan

Mr Minoru KIKUCHI
Chief Official
Office of Atomic Energy Policy
Secretariat of the Atomic Energy Commission, Cabinet Office (CAO), Japan

Mr Motomitsu SADAYASU
Senior Researcher
Office of Atomic Energy Policy
Secretariat of the Atomic Energy Commission, Cabinet Office (CAO), Japan

Ms Atsuko SUZUKI
Senior Researcher
Office of Atomic Energy Policy
Secretariat of the Atomic Energy Commission, Cabinet Office (CAO), Japan

Ms Yuriko SAKURAZAWA
Senior Researcher
Office of Atomic Energy Policy
Secretariat of the Atomic Energy Commission, Cabinet Office (CAO), Japan

Dr Tsukasa YAMAMURA
Director
Office for Nuclear Non-proliferation Science and Technology
Research and Development Bureau
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

Ms Yukiko OKABE
Deputy Director
International Nuclear and Fusion Energy Affairs Division
Research and Development Bureau
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

Ms Moe AOKI
Researcher
International Nuclear and Fusion Energy Affairs Division
Research and Development Bureau
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

Mr Shinpei MARUYAMA
Assistant Director
Nuclear Energy Policy Planning Division
Agency for Natural Resources and Energy
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

Mr Takahiro KANAI
Nuclear Energy Policy Planning Division
Agency for Natural Resources and Energy
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

Ms Ayako KUBO
Researcher
International Nuclear Energy Cooperation Division
DisarmamentNon-proliferation and Science Department
Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA)