The first edition of the platform for discussions on nuclear innovations for the sustainable development of nuclear energy as a source with zero emissions is organized by the Center of Nuclear Competencies Kozloduy in collaboration with National Committee Bulgaria World Energy Council, the Bulgarian Nuclear Society and Bulgarian Nuclear Regulatory Agency.

The topics of the forum concern the policies on nuclear innovation and research, their implementation and financing, the role of the various participants and stakeholders in the so-called nuclear ecosystem. The focus will also be on the sustainability of nuclear innovation processes between academic and scientific organizations and business, as well as the sharing of good practices and innovative approaches.

The European Commissioner for Innovation has been invited to participate in the forum, in panel discussions there will be representatives of the European Commission, the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency, the Bulgarian Nuclear Regulatory Agency, ministries, educational and scientific institutions, as well as representatives of the Bulgarian nuclear sector.

Part of the event is also the European Innovation for Nuclear (I4N) Final of the European Nuclear Society Young Generation Network with participants from 8 European countries.

The discussion and the final will be held on June 27, 2024, kindly hosted by Technical University – Sofia.