5-7 September 2016
Sheraton, Dallas, TX

Site Visit: Wednesday, 7 September 2016

12:00 - 08:45  

Be a part of this exclusive site visit to get an opportunity to see first-hand to see the Jordan Research and Training Reactor (JRTR). Gain an in-depth understanding about the reactor technology used on site and its design and capabilities.

Jordan’s research reactor, located at the Jordan University of Science and Technology, is developed to support and build the expertise and capabilities needed to prepare for the construction of nuclear power plants in the future. The research reactor about to be commissioned by the end of this year is one of the most exciting developments towards the nuclear power programme of the country.

Join us at this site visit to:
  1. Learn about the role of a research reactor in developing future nuclear power plants and how it influences and supports decisions regarding the nuclear power programme of the country
  2. Hear about the the design factors that were taken into consideration before building the reactor
  3. Meet with the JAEC nuclear research and JRTR team to advance your business through extensive Q&A and networking opportunities
  4. Place yourself at the forefront of Jordan’s nuclear energy future with exposure to one of the latest reactor projects in the country

08:45 - 09:00 Meet in hotel lobby waiting area

09:00 - 10:30 Depart by bus for the JRTR reactor site


Dr. Khalifeh AbuSaleem

Commissioner for Nuclear Research
Jordan Atomic Energy Commission (JAEC), Jordan

12:30 - 13:00 Refreshments

13:00 - 14:30 Return to hotel

14:30 - 15:30 Q&A session back at the hotel

15:30 - 23:59 End of site visit