INIS at the Nuclear Information Technology (China) Forum 2013, Shanghai, China
23 August 2013 - At the invitation of the organizing committee of the Nuclear Information Technology (China) Forum 2013 (NITF 2013), 8-9 August in Shanghai, China, Taghrid Atieh, INIS Unit Head, gave a presentation about INIS and its main products, and the benefits of active participation. The objective of the event was to accelerate information technology development for the global nuclear industry. The presentation given by Ms. Atieh generated interest and side discussions from many of the participants. This was a good opportunity to reach out to potential INIS contributors and users in the nuclear power industry. More than 200 experts from China and other countries from nuclear industry, nuclear power plants, nuclear research institutes, and academia participated in the event.
This was followed by a visit to the national INIS centre of China in Beijing, which included a valuable meeting with the INIS Liaison Officer of China, Mr. Hou Huiqun, Director of China Institute of Nuclear Information & Economics, and his team. The discussion included a review of the national INIS activities and the fruitful cooperation with the INIS Secretariat.