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3rdWorkshop on Isotope Federal Supply and Demand

November 3, 2014
Hilton Washington DC/Rockville
Hotel & Executive Meeting Center; Regency Conference Room
Rockville, Maryland

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Time Topic Speaker
8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-9:15 Welcome and Objectives Jehanne Gillo, Director of Nuclear Physics Facilities and Project Management; Director of DOE Isotope Program, DOE
9:15-9:45 Status of DOE Isotope Program- Supplies, New Isotopes, Response to Prior Workshops Marc Garland, Deputy of the DOE Isotope Program
9:45-10:15 The Helium Stewardship Act and Changes to the Federal Helium Program John Hamak, Lead Engineer, Helium Resources Evaluation Team, Division of Helium Resources, BLM
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:00 Isotope Utilization in the DNDO Joel C. Rynes, Assistant Director Transformational and Applied Research Directorate, DNDO, DHS
11:15-11:45 FBI Isotope Utilization and Demand Gabriel Sampoll-Ramirez, Chief Scientist ofWeapons of Mass Destruction, FBI
11:45-12:15 Global Concerns about Isotope Supply Chains Joao Osso Jr., Head, Radioisotope Products and Radiation Technology Section, Division of Physical and Chemical Sciences, IAEA
12:15-1:45 Lunch
1:45-2:00 Status of the He-3 Federal Reserve and Federal Demand Trends Jehanne Gillo, DOE SC-NP and DOE IP
2:00-2:15 Priorities for Enriched Stable Isotope Production to Meet Federal Needs Joel Grimm, DOE SC NP and DOE IP
2:15-2:45 U.S. Dependency on Critical Isotopes from Foreign Producers Mitch Ferren, Associate Director of the Isotope Business Office, DOE IP
2:45-3:15 Critical and Strategic Mineral Supply Chains Steve Fortier, Director of the USGS National Minerals Information Center
3:15-3:30 Break
3:30-4:00 NRC Sealed Source Task Force Adelaide Giantelli, Chief, Source Management and Protection Branch, NRC
4:00-4:30 Isotope Utilization and Demands in the Physical Sciences  Timothy Hallman, Associate Director for the Office of Science for Nuclear Physics, DOE
4:30 Concluding Comments Jehanne Gillo, DOE SC-NP and DOE IP