[ RadSafe ] [RadSafe] a conference in Australia in October

Nick Tsurikov nick.tsurikov at gmail.com
Sun May 3 21:39:48 CDT 2009

Dear all,
If anyone is interested - please come and see us here, in Western Australia,
in October.  The detailed information about the conference attached below.
Kind regards
Nick Tsurikov
34th Annual Conference of the Australasian Radiation Protection Society,
Fremantle, Western Australia, 25-28 October 2009

Conference website:

Call for abstracts NOW OPEN
Abstracts submission deadline - 15 June
Notification of abstract acceptance - 31 July
Welcome reception - 25 October
Technical program - 26-28 October

Confirmed keynote speakers:

Dr Bogusław Michalik, Central Mining Institute, Poland

An overview of the radiation protection issues in Polish coal mining and
other industries and the situation with the management of Naturally
Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM) in Poland and in the European Union.

<http://www.leishman-associates.com.au/arps2009/speakers.php>Mr Charles T
Simmons,Thompson & Simmons, PLLC

An overview of the Legal Aspects of NORM Regulations in the United States


<http://www.leishman-associates.com.au/arps2009/speakers.php>Dr Hidenori
Yonehara, Director, Regulatory Sciences Research Group, Research Centre for
Radiation Protection, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan

Status of Industrial Use of NORM and the Future Regulation Policy in Japan

Location - Fremantle, Western Australia

Fremantle is a working port, host to a big fishing fleet as well as
container ships and the occasional large cruise vessel. It maintains a
vibrant commercial life and is a desirable tourist destination. It has,
however, retained its cosmopolitan nature and preserved its identity,
largely through the good sense and dedication of its modern-day civic

Venue - The Fremantle Esplanade Hotel

Esplanade Hotel Fremantle is a four star International business and leisure
hotel with simple, elegant and relaxed surroundings offering warm, friendly
and professional service.  Located twenty minutes from Perth City and thirty
minutes from Perth Domestic and International Airports, the hotel is a two
minute walk from the Fremantle City Centre, business district, shops,
markets, restaurants, fishing boat harbour, cafes, fashionable bars,
cinemas, golf, yachting, tennis, bicycle riding and contemporary art
galleries. Traditional crafts and colonial history all mingle in the
colourful city.


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