2018 Insight Newsletter



Monday, March 19, 2018

WM2018 Plenary Addresses Challenges
WM2018 opened Monday morning to 2,000 delegates from 33 countries who heard a series of challenges issued during the opening plenary session.  . . . More

DOE Hot Topics Session 2
Today's DOE Hot Topics Panel featured top DOE officials from across the complex . . . More

Robotics on Monday’s Luncheon Menu
With the WM2018 focus on robotics this year, the Division Chief for NASA’s Software, Robotics and Simulation Division says NASA is focusing a lot of effort to make wearable robotics, not to replace people but to help them.  . . . More

The WM2018 Prestigious Hodes Award goes to The National Nuclear Security Administration and the Off-Site Source Recovery Program
The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and the Off-Site Source Recovery Program (OSRP) of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) received the 2018 Richard S. Hodes, M.D. Honor Lecture Award Monday afternoon in recognition of the program’s innovative efforts in solving low-level radioactive waste (LLRW) management challenges in the United States . . . More

Jim Gallagher
Jim Gallagher might be the best known person at the Waste Management Symposia (WMS). He is President of Gallagher Consulting Group, Chairman of the WMS Board and past President of WMS. He also consults and is on the Board of Directors of various companies involved in the environmental and energy industries. . . . More

Women of Waste Management Panel & Reception
Empowered Leadership: Leading with Courage and Compassion

Empowered leaders are shaping our industry through strength, advocacy, and authenticity. The nuclear industry is making the development of the next generation of leaders a top priority.  . . . More

International Innovations in Robotic Decommissioning Technology (Session #43)
Don’t miss this must-see panel tomorrow morning from 8:25-12:00 in Room 105AB . . . More

Insight Newsletter EDITORS

Mike Berriochoa
Professional Communications Services
Email: mberriochoa@charter.net

Joy Shoemake
Mission Support Alliance
Email:  Joy_Shoemake@rl.gov