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FNCA Coordinators Meeting

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Agenda of the 16th FNCA Coordinators Meeting
4-5 March 2015, Tokyo, Japan

Date: 4-5 March 2015
Place: International Conference Room (3F), Mita Conference Hall, Tokyo, Japan
Hosted by: Cabinet Office of Japan (CAO), Japan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC)
Co-hosted by: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan (MEXT)
Chair of the Meeting: Dr Sueo MACHI, FNCA Coordinator (Japan)
Working Language: English
Tuesday 3 March
Technical visit to Takasaki Advanced Radiation Research Institute, JAEA (optional)
  ・Co-60 Gamma-ray Irradiation Facilities
・Electron Beam Irradiation Facility
・Takasaki Ion Accelerators for Advanced Radiation Application (TIARA)
  (Heavy Ion Accelerator Radiation Facility)
Wednesday 4 March
9:15-9:30 Registration  
9:30-10:05 Session 1: Opening Session (Open to press) (35 min.)
Chair: Dr Sueo MACHI (Japan)
· Welcome Address (5 min)
  Mr Masaaki Taira, State Minister of Cabinet Office
· Opening Address (5 min.)
  Dr Yoshiaki Oka, Chairman JAEC (Japan)
· Introduction of Participants (10 min.)
· Confirmation of Agenda (5 min.)
· Commemorative Photo (10 min.)
10:05-10:30 Session 2: Summary Report of the FNCA Meetings in 2014 (25 min.)
Chair: Dr CAO Dinh Thanh (Vietnam):
· Report of the 15th Ministerial Level Meeting (10 min.)
  Mr Jarrod Powell, Government and International Relations Advisor, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)
· Report of the 6th Study Panel Meeting (10 min.)
  Mr Nobuyasu ABE, Commissioner of JAEC
· Discussion (5 min.)
10:30-10:50 Coffee Break (20 min.)
10:50-11:40 Session 3: Development of Radiation Application-Part 1 (50 min.)
Chair: Dr Somporn CHONGKUM (Thailand)
Project Review (50min.)
1. Radiation Oncology
· Project Report (10min.)
  Dr Hirohiko TSUJII, Fellow, National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS) (Japan)
· Presentation: Dr Miriam Joy C. Calaguas (Philippines) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
2. Mutation Breeding
· Project Report (10min.)
  Prof Hirokazu Nakai Professor Emeritus, Shizuoka Univ. (Japan)
· Presentation (10 min.): Dr Sobri Bin HUSSEIN (Malaysia)
· Q&A (5min.)
11:40-12:40 Lunch (60 min.)
12:40-14:20 Session 4: Strengthening of Nuclear Safety and Nuclear Infrastructure (100 min.)
Chair: Dr Alumanda M. DELA ROSA (Philippines)
Project Review (100min.)
1. Radiation Safety and Radioactive Waste Management
· Project Report (10min.)
  Prof Toshiso KOSAKO, Professor, Nuclear Professional School, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo (Japan)
· Presentation: Mr Yevgeniy TUR (Kazakhstan) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
2. Safety Management Systems for Nuclear Facilities
· Project Report (10min.)
  Mr Peter McGLINN, Senior Adviser, International Relations, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology, Organisation (ANSTO) (Australia)
· Presentation: Mr Md Abdus Salam (Bangladesh) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
3. Nuclear Security and Safeguards
· Project Report (10min.)
  Mr Masao SENZAKI, Senior Fellow, Integrated Support Center for Nuclear Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security, JAEA (Japan)
· Presentation: Mr LEE Young Wook (Korea) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
4. Human Resources Development
· Project Report (10min.)
  Dr Kiyonobu YAMASHITA, General Advisor, Nuclear Human Resource Development Center, JAEA (Japan)
· Presentation: Ms TSERENDORJ MunkhJargal (Mongolia) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
14:20-15:10 Session 5: Development of Research Reactor Application (50 min.)
Chair: Ms CHOI Jae Eun (Korea)
Project Review (50min.)
1. Neutron Activation Analysis
· Project Report (10min.)
: Dr Mitsuru EBIHARA, Professor, Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU) (Japan)
· Presentation: Dr HO Manh Dung (Vietnam) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
2. Research Reactor Network
· Project Report (10min.)
  Dr Masanori KAMINAGA, Deputy Director, Neutron Irradiation and Testing Reactor Center, Oarai Research and Development Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) (Japan)
· Presentation: Mr Chanatip Tippayakul (Thailand) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
15:10-15:30 Coffee Break (20 min.)
15:30-16:20 Session 6: Development of Radiation Application-Part 2 (50 min.)
Chair: Dr Muhd Noor MUHD YUNUS (Malaysia)
Project Review (50min.)
3. Biofertilizer
· Project Report (10min.)
  Dr Shotaro Ando Project Leader, Integrated Pest Management Project
  Tropical Agriculture Research Front, Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS)
· Presentation: Dr Khairuddin Bin Abdul Rahim (Malaysia) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
4. Electron Accelerator Application (Radiation Processing of Natural Polymers)
· Project Report (10min.)
  Dr Masao TAMADA, Director General of Takasaki Advanced Radiation Research Institute, JAEA (Japan)
· Presentation: Dr Darmawan Darwis (Indonesia) (10 min.)
· Q&A (5min.)
17:30-19:00 Welcome Reception at Room Mita
Thursday 5 March
9:30-11:00 Session 7: Perspectives and Strategy for Application of Radiation Technology (90 min.)
Chair: Dr Tomoko M Nakanishi (Japan)
· Lead Speech : Dr Tomoko M Nakanishi (10 min)
· Country report by Coordinator (5 min/country x 12 countries)
· Discussion (20 min.)
11:00-11:20 Coffee Break (20 min.)
11:20-12:30 Session 8: Follow-up on Recommendations of the 15th Ministerial Level Meeting (70 min.)
Chair: Dr Erlan G. BATYRBEKOV (Kazakhstan)
(1) "How to enhance commercialization of FNCA R&D achievement"
Lead Speech: Acitivities and strategy towards commercialization of R&D achievenment of govenrment institutes
Indonesia, Kasakhstan and Thailand (10 min/country x 3 countires)
· Discussion (15 min.)
  Chair: Dr Anhar Riza ANTARIKSAWAN (Indonesia)
(2) "Discussion on the themes of the 4th Phase Study Panel"
· Lead Speech: Dr Sueo MACHI, FNCA Coordinator (Japan) (10 min.)
· Discussion (15 min.)
12:30-13:20 Lunch (50 min.)
13:20-13:50 Session 9: IAEA/RCA Activities Reports and the Cooperation between RCA and FNCA (30 min.)
Chair: Mr LIU Guanghui (China)
· Presentation: Mr CHOI Kun Mo, Director RCA Regional Office (20 min.)
· Discussion (10 min.)
13:50-15:20 Session 10: Future FNCA Activities (90 min.)
Chair: Dr Md. Saidul ISLAM (Bangladesh)
· Lead Speech: Dr Sueo MACHI, FNCA Coordinator (Japan) (15 min.)
· Assessment of two projects under review: FNCA Coordinators (5min×12 countries)
· Discussion and confirmation of FY2015 Plan (15 min.)
15:20-15:40 Coffee Break (20 min.)
15:40-16:20 Session 11: Closing Session (40 min.)
Chair: Mr Peter McGLINN (Australia)
· Review and confirmation of Conclusion and Recommendation: (35 min.)
· Closing Remarks: Dr Sueo MACHI, FNCA Coordinator (Japan) (5 min.)

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