The Nuclear Science and Technology Symposium (SYP) will be organized in October 2019. The location of the symposium is Marina Congress Center, like in 2016 when the symposium was firstly introduced.


Date: 30-31 October 2019

Location: Marina Congress Center, Helsinki, Finland


Keynote Speakers

Toni Hemminki Tiina Tuomela Aziz Dag Jarmo Tanhua

Toni Hemminki

President & CEO, Fennovoima

Tiina Tuomela

Executive Vice President, Fortum

 Aziz Dag

Vice President and Managing Director, Westinghouse

 Jarmo Tanhua

President & CEO, TVO

Luminita Grancea Aleksandr Ugryumov Paolo Venneri Antoine Billerey

 Luminita Grancea

Nuclear Energy Analyst, OECD


 Aleksandr Ugryumov

Vice President, TVEL


Paolo Venneri

Director of Advanced Projects, USNC


Antoine Billerey

Lessons Learned Project Manager for EDF Nuclear New Build, EDF

Important Dates 

30 November 2018 Call for Papers
15 January 2019 Registration opens
15 May 2019 Early bird registration deadline (extended)
31 August 2019 Deadline for submission of Tier 1 short papers (extended)
30 September 2019 Deadline for submission of Tier 2 abstracts
15 October 2019 Deadline for normal registration
31 October 2019 Deadline for late registration
30-31 October 2019 SYP2019


Deadline for Tier 1 paper submission has been extended (second time)! New deadline for the papers is end of August. [30 June 2019]

Deadline for Tier 1 paper submission has been extended, early bird registration has now ended! New deadline for the papers is 30th of June. [22 May 2019]

More bios of Keynote Speakers added, Tentative Program released! Get the program here or from the Downloadable Content. [27 April 2019]

Early bird registration deadline has been extended, first bios of keynote speakers added! New deadline is 15th of May. See Program for the keynote speakers. [21 April 2019]

Full version of the Call for Papers document has been released! Get it here or from the Downloadable Content. [7 Feb 2018]

ConfTool has been opened! Authors/presenters can now submit their papers/abstracts for review, see Presenters for more information. [27 Jan 2018]

Registration for the conference has started! For more information, see Registration. [15 Jan 2018]

SYP2019 website released, call for papers has started! Companies interested in sponsoring the event, please see Exhibition and Sponsorship. [30 Nov 2018]


SYP2019 - Main Sponsors

Fennovoima Fortum 
TVO  Westinghouse


SYP2019 - Supporters

  Nordic Nuclear Insurers