NNC2020 - New Nuclear Capital


New Nuclear Capital

December 8 – 10, 2020 | Virtual Conference

Day 1

11:00 AM Welcome

The Honorable Bud Albright

President & CEO

U.S. Nuclear Industry Council

11:05 AM U.S. Department of Energy Keynote

The Honorable Paul M. Dabbar

Under Secretary for Science

U.S. Department of Energy

Fmr. Managing Director for Mergers and Acquisitions, J.P. Morgan

11:40 AM Panel: Growing Venture Capital Interest in Fission and Fusion


Mr. Jeremy B. Harrell

Managing Director, Policy



Mr. Salen Churi

Founder & General Partner

Trust Ventures

Mr. Joshua Posamentier

Managing Partner

Congruent Ventures

Dr. Carly Anderson

Partner & Principal Chemical Engineer

Prime Movers Lab

12:45 PM Case Study: Oklo Aurora:

Dr. Jake DeWitte

CEO and Co-Founder


1:45 PM Adjourn Day 1

Day 2

11:00 AM Welcome & Day 1 Recap

The Honorable Bud Albright

President & CEO

U.S. Nuclear Industry Council

11:05 AM Finance Keynote: Revitalizing US P5 Status as a Nuclear Energy Power

in the Global Arena

General Jack Keane (U.S. Army, Retired)

President, GSI Consulting;

Chairman, Institute for the Study of War;

Executive Chairman, AM General;

Director, Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments;

Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient;

Former Vice Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army (1999-2003)

11:40 AM Fireside Chat:


Ms. Laura Hermann - Moderator

Executive Officer


Mr. Cary Krosinsky


Yale University

12:10 PM Financial Perspective Keynote

The Honorable Kimberly Reed

President and Chairman

Export-Import Bank of the United States

12:20 PM International Arena Focus Central and Eastern Europe


Ms. Elina Teplinsky


Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman


Ms. Aleshia Duncan

Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Nuclear Energy Policy &


U.S. Department of Energy

Mr. Ashok Pasricha

Managing Director

Export-Import Bank of the United States

Mr. Daniel Tobin

Managing Director, Power

Export-Import Bank of the United States

Mr. James Warden

Director, Office of Nuclear Energy, Safety & Security

U.S. Department of State

1:35 PM Case Study: View To The North: Canada Moves Ahead To Deploy New



The Honorable Jeff Merrifield

Former Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission;

Chairman, USNIC Advanced Nuclear Task Force;

Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman


Mr. Ramzi Jammal

Executive Vice-President and Chief Regulatory Operations Officer

Regulatory Operations Branch

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)

Mr. Simon Irish

Chief Executive Officer

Terrestrial Energy USA

Ms. Lubna Ladak

Vice-President | Corporate Business Development & Strategy

Ontario Power Generation

Mr. Sean Sexstone

Senior Vice President, Nuclear

Aecon Group Inc.

2:20 PM Adjourn Day 2

Day 3

11:00 AM Welcome & Recap of Day 2

The Honorable Bud Albright

President & CEO

U.S. Nuclear Industry Council

11:05 AM International Arena Keynote

Dr. Sama Bilbao y León

Director General

World Nuclear Association

11:40 AM Legal Aspects in the Development of Civil Nuclear Power

Mr. William Fork


Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

12:05 PM

Panel: Financial Perspectives on Advanced Nuclear


Mr. Andrew Paterson – Moderator

Principal – Energy

Environmental Business International


Mr. Doug Schultz

Director of Origination, Loan Programs Office

U.S. Department of Energy

Mr. James Schaefer

Senior Managing Director

Guggenheim Partners

Mr. Zachary Bogue

Managing Partner


Dr. Lauren Hartle


PRIME Impact Fund

1:15 PM Customers Perspective


Dr. Corey McDaniel

Chief Commercial Officer

Idaho National Laboratory


Mr. Douglas Hunter

Chief Executive Officer and General Manager

Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems (“UAMPS”)

Mr. Dan Stout

Director, Nuclear Technology Innovation

Tennessee Valley Authority

Mr. Greg Cullen

General Manager, Energy Services and Development

Energy Northwest

Dr. Gary Hoogeveen

President and CEO

Rocky Mountain Power

Mr. Chris Colbert

Chief Strategy Officer

NuScale Power

2:15 PM Closing Charge

The Honorable Mike Crapo

2:30 PM Adjourn Day 3