A Special Nuclear Energy Leadership Summit Focused on
American Maufacturing & the U.S. Supply Chain

Under the auspices of 

The U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council

Shiloh Inn Convention Center
Idaho Falls

Summit Co-Sponsors

Summit Showcase Sponsor

Contributing Sponsor

Idaho National Laboratory


Join us as a sponsor at the Advanced Manufacturing and Supply Chain Summit. For more information please contact Caleb Ward at caleb.ward@usnic.org or (202) 332-8845 or clcik on the Sponshorship prospectus link below.

 Sponsorship & Showcase Prospectus

Advance Agenda

To view the Advace Agenda, please click here.

Agenda Topics
  • Keynotes: 
    • Nuclear Energy Industry
    • U.S. Department of Energy
    • Idaho National Laboratory  
  • U.S. and Global Nuclear Energy Market Landscape 
  • Emerging Business Opportunities
  • Factories of the Future:  Modularizing SMRs & Advanced Reactors
  • Transformative Technologies in Manufacturing:  Additive Manufacturing 
  • Closing the Manufacturing Skills Gap:  The Workforce 
  • Quality Leadership & Managing NRC Regulation
  • The Innovative Manufacturing Enterprise
  • Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing (CANM)
  • Navigating "Delivering the Nuclear Promise" 
  • Status Report on USNIC Advanced Reactors Roadmaps Project

Featured Speakers

Dr. Mark Peters 
Laboratory Director 
Idaho National Laboratory

Ms. Suzanne Jaworowski
Chief of Staff & Sr. Advisor, Office of Nuclear Energy
U.S. Department of Energy

Mr. Edward J. Sheehan, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Concurrent Technologies Corporation, &
Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing 

Mr. Tom Miller
Director, Office of Nuclear Reactor Technologies
U.S. Department of Energy

Mr. Llewellyn King 
Publisher Emeritus - The Energy Daily & 
Executive Producer - White House Chronicle on PBS

Ms. Amy Lientz
Director - Partnerships, Engagement and Technology Deployment
Idaho National Laboratory

Mr. Walter Howes
Managing Partner / Founder 
Verdigris Capital

Dr. Hussein Khalil 
Director, Nuclear Energy and Security Program
Distinguished Fellow
Argonne National Laboratory

Mr. Scott Bailey
Vice President, Supply Chain
NuScale Power

Dr. Corey McDaniel
VP, Business Development & Commercial Ventures
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

Dr. John Jackson
GAIN Technical Interface
Idaho National Laboratory 

Mr. Donald Hoffman
President and CEO 
EXCEL Services Corporation

Dr. Shannon Bragg-Sitton
Deputy National Technical Director, DOE Advanced Fuels Campaign 
Lead, Nuclear Renewable Hybrid Energy Systems 
Manager, Systems Integration Department 
Idaho National Laboratory 

Mr. Greg Hersak
Manager, Mechanical Equipment Development 
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

Dr. Isabella Van Rooyen
Distinguished Staff Scientist & Principal Investigator - Next-Generation Nuclear Fuel
Idaho National Laboratory

Mr. Clint Armstrong
Advanced Manufacturing & Materials Subject Matter Expert, Global Technology Development
Westinghouse Electric Company

Mr. Vince Gilbert
Senior Fellow
U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council 

Mr. Timothy Hyde
Fuel Fabrication and Nuclear Material Management Division Director
Idaho National Laboratory

Mr. Scott Zimmerman
Principal Cybersecurity Engineer
Concurrent Technologies Corporation

Mr David Blee
Executive Director
U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council


INL Tour & Welcome Reception                  

On Monday afternoon, October 2, participants in the Advanced Manufacturing and Supply Chain Summit will have the option to tour Idaho National Laboratory's Materials and Fuels Complex or Advanced Test Reactor Complex followed by a welcome reception at INL.  

Please note that tour options are subject to change depending on interest.


Industry Showcase

The Industry Showcase will include a platform for companies, suppliers and innovators to present, discuss and display new and developing technology to attendees as part of the Advanced Manufacturing and Supply Chain Summit. This is your chance to showcase technology or processes that your company or organization is using or developing to key nuclear energy edcision-makers within the nuclear industry. During  networking times you will be able to showcase your company’s products to a captive audience of 100+ key industry and government influentials, allowing you to expand your reach, interact with key decision-makers, and leave with a network to move your initiative and products forward.

Please note: limited space is available for this exclusive showcase opportunity; be sure to secure your space soon!

For more information on the Industry Showcase at the Advanced Manufacturing and Supply Chain Summit, please contact Caleb Ward at caleb.ward@usnic.org or (202) 332-8845 or click on the link below for our Sponsorship & Showcase prospectus.

 Sponsorship & Showcase Prospectus


We have secured a limited amount of hotel rooms at a discounted rate of $89 at the Shilo Inns Suites Hotel. To reserve your room at the discounted rate please call the hotel directly at (208) 523-0088 and let them know you are with the USNIC Summit. 
Shilo Inns Suites Hotels - Idaho Falls
780 Lindsay Blvd, Idaho Falls, ID 83402
(208) 523-0088


Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 8:30 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 1:00 PM EDT

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Caleb Ward
U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council


Shiloh Inn Suites Conference Hotel 
780 Lindsay Blvd.
Idaho Falls, ID 83402  

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