American Nuclear Society Nuclear Installations Safety Division. Presentation to the ANS Board of Directors John E. Kelly, NISD Chair June 12, 2010 San Diego, CA. NISD Mission.
Presentation to the
ANS Board of Directors
John E. Kelly, NISD Chair
June 12, 2010
San Diego, CA
Devoted specifically to the safety of nuclear installations and the health and safety of the public, this division seeks a better understanding of the role of safety in the design, construction and operation of nuclear installation facilities. The division also promotes engineering and scientific technology advancement associated with the safety of such facilities.
~ 60 Student Members
In 2009, the NISD finance committee developed a multi-year spending plan
Goal was to increase student support while ensuring adequate reserve
Increases student funding to $5000/yr
Plan was approved by the EC Executive Committee in November 2009
Strategic and Tactical Plan updated annually
A yearly Succession Plan is included in S&T Plan
Division’s Commitment to Young Member Group and Student Support
Visibly and actively support ANS Young Member Group (YMG). Support a presence and provide representatives at the ANS National Student Conference at University of Michigan Establish a Facebook page to link Young Members in NISD.
Class I and Class III Topical Meetings
Maintain leadership of PSA topical as the pre-eminent meeting in Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Analysis. Work with Wilmington Section on PSA 2011 to ensure the meeting is well organized and adequately staffed.
Develop workshops to be given at national ANS meetings to provide technical training and development opportunities for NISD members.
Continue to improve NISD communications by updating ANS position statements and other communications with ANS members, policy makers, and nuclear organizations that reflect NISD views on nuclear science and technology issues
NISD website updated multiple times each year
Committee structure, member names, meeting minutes
Bylaws and Rules, PC Manual, Rules
Awards & scholarship information
2 newsletters published every year
NISD is on Facebook