G4SR-5 April 2024 Update: Call for Abstracts Extended to May 1st

The Fifth Generation IV and Small Reactor Conference (G4SR-5) will be held October 1 – 4, 2024 at the Westin Ottawa in Ottawa, Ontario.
Theme: Accelerating progress: Advancing SMR deployment and collaboration for the net zero future.
In this update:
Second Call for Abstracts – extended deadline
Sponsorship & Exhibitor OpportunitiesIn
Memoriam: Wilson Lam
Second Call for Abstracts – Deadline Now Extended to May 1, 2024
This is the second call for abstracts for technical papers for G4SR-5. Original papers and novel reviews of a significant area related to advanced and small reactor development and deployment that have not been published previously are welcome.

Preliminary technical track themes include:
Research and Development supporting advanced reactors and SMRs
R&D supporting microreactors, research reactors and extraterrestrial reactors
Decommissioning, waste management and the fuel cycle
Security, safety assessment and regulatory activitiesPublic policy and engagement
Economics, financing and business models
Nuclear-enabled integrated and hybrid energy systems and energy supply mixSkill development, nuclear knowledge and work force management
Manufacturing and supply chain

Abstracts are to be a maximum of 200 words and submitted in English. The abstract submission deadline is May 1, 2024. Consult the Call for Papers for additional information and to submit your abstract. For additional information, contact Dr. Hazem Mazhar and Dr. Chuk Azih.
Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities
Sponsorship opportunities and prime exhibitor locations are now available. G4SR-5 is an outstanding opportunity to connect with new clients and customers, network with peers, and showcase products and services. Download the Sponsorship and Exhibitor Information package to find out more. Questions can also be directed to sponsorship chair Dr. Ben Rouben. For general inquiries, please contact Rachael Callaghan, Event Manager and Conference Coordinator.
G4SR-5 and the Canadian Nuclear Society gratefully acknowledge the support of our growing list of sponsors:
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories, Host Sponsor
Hatch, Platinum Sponsor
Bruce Power, Gold Sponsor
Kinetrics, Silver Sponsor
NB Power, Bronze Sponsor

In Memoriam: Wilson Lam
We regret to inform the G4SR community of the passing of Mr. Wilson Lam on March 19, 2024. Wilson was one of the founders of the Canadian Nuclear Society’s Generation IV and Small Reactor Division and inaugural chair of the G4SR conference series, continuing to contribute to the conference organization as a member of the organizing committee. A graduate of the University of Toronto, Wilson worked in the nuclear industry with Ontario Hydro and later as a policy advisor with the Government of Ontario. In 2020 he received the Canadian Nuclear Achievement Award for Education and Communications. Wilson’s obituary may be read here.