"Innovating Verification" Briefing on the Sidelines of the UN First Committee Meeting

UN Headquarters - New York

The U.S. Department of State will host a briefing by NTI for those attending the UN First Committee (officials and NGOs) on a new four-report series, Innovating Verification: New Tools & New Actors to Reduce Nuclear Risks.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2014
GENERAL ASSEMBLY HALL
UN HEADQUARTERS - NEW YORK

10:00–12:00PM

Experts from NTI will address difficult verification questions,
such as:

  • How can states verify baseline declarations of nuclear warheads and materials and develop systems for tracking individual warheads and small quantities of nuclear material?
  • How can advancements in big data and information analysis technologies support future transparency and verification activities?
  • How can the international community build global capacity and develop the necessary expertise for more states to participate in verification arrangements?

WITH WELCOMING REMARKS FROM:

Frank Rose
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Space and Defense Policy, Bureau of Arms Control, Verification, and Compliance
U.S. Department of State

Event contacts: Meredith Potter, PotterMH@state.gov or Debora Fisher, FisherDA@state.gov.

No RSVP required.