Still considering a career in nuclear after Fukushima?

Join the BNS-young generation at its YID-event!

Yes-I-Do 2011!

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 9:00 until 17:30
SCK•CEN, Club-House, Boeretang 201, 2400 Mol

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Discover more about a master-after-master programme in nuclear engineering provided by the Belgian Nuclear higher Education Network (BNEN)
Morning programme:

  • Free breakfast
  • Presentations by professors, former students and young nuclear experts
  • Coffee break with information booths
  • Free lunch

Afternoon programme:

  • Technical visit to nuclear facility of your choice, check website for more information (Bring your identity card)
    • LHMA (Laboratory for High and Medium level Activity where the effects of irradiation on materials used in actual and future nuclear installations are evaluated,

    • Hades (Laboratory at a depth of 225 meters underground which allows the study of deep clay as an option for the disposal of long-lived and high-active nuclear waste,

    • BR2 (A materials test reactor which is one of the most powerful research reactors in the world,

    • Belgoprocess (A company specialized in the treatment, condition and storage of radioactive materials and the decommission of old nuclear installations,

    • FBFC (the world's first producer of Pressurized Water Reactor fuel assemblies, based on enriched uranium (UO2) and of Enriched Reprocessed Uranium (ERU).

  • Reception with free drinks

Evening programme (17u30 – 23u):

  • Belgian Nuclear Society Young Generation (BNS YG) social activity
  • Boat trip in Antwerp, Rederij Antverpia, Elzasweg 10, 2030 Antwerpen (
  • Free drinks
  • Free French fries and snacks before boarding
  • Bus transport to Antwerp is foreseen