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

Timo Okkonen Tiina Tuomela Luminita Grancea
Timo Okkonen, Fennovoima Tiina Tuomela, Fortum Luminita Grancea, OECD
Tarik Choho Jarmo Tanhua Andrey Malgin
Tarik Choho, Westinghouse Jarmo Tanhua, TVO Andrey Malgin, VNIINM
Paolo Venneri Antoine Billerey Riku Huttunen
Paolo Venneri, USNC Antoine Billerey, EDF Riku Huttunen, TEM

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


Proceedings-page updated with most of the presentations! Subdomain '' now redirects to the Proceedings-page. [19 November 2019]

Proceedings-page released with Tier 1 papers available! The Proceedings-page has been set at its permanent location, which can be found also through the front page of ATS website. Feel free to bookmark the page for future reference. Link here. The subdomain '' will also route to the Proceedings-page later on after the conference has been held. Bio and photo of Timo Okkonen also added! [23 October 2019]

Final program released! Updates to Keynote Speakers! The final program can be found here or in the Downloadable Content (Tentative Program and SYP Advertisement deleted due to having out-dated information). Fennovoima's new speaker is Timo Okkonen, while a speaker from A.A. Bochvar Institute will be instead of TVEL, the new speaker is Andrey Malgin. Bios and photos to follow. [20 October 2019]

SYP advertisement published, Keynote Speaker of Westinghouse changed! SYP advertisement can be found here or in the Downloadable Content. New speaker is Tarik Choho, his bio is to be added later. Layout fixes were also conducted as the site was not displaying well on some browsers, notably Internet Explorer. [2 October 2019]

Rest of the bios of Keynote Speakers added, more detailed but still very preliminary program released! Program can be found here or in the Downloadable Content. See Program for the keynote speaker bios. [19 & 25 September 2019]

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