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NTI Co-Hosts 2nd International Symposium on HEU Minimization

Feb. 2, 2012

The 2nd International Symposium on Highly Enriched Uranium Minimization, co-hosted by the Governments of Austria and Norway and NTI, in cooperation with the IAEA, took place in Vienna January 23-25, 2012. The proceedings show that, while there may remain differences on pace and priority, there is a robust and growing consensus on the principle. It is the responsibility of all stakeholders to seize the moment, broaden the consensus and make commitments irreversible.

See the Symposium program and view the presenters' final presentations.

Read the Symposium summary.


NTI, with Austria and Norway and in cooperation with the IAEA, brought together policy and technical experts in Vienna January 23-25 for the 2nd International Symposium on HEU Minimization.

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