Fusion R&D priorities

Venue: ITER, Route de Vinon-sur-Verdon, St.Paul Lez Durance, France

Dates: 24 January 2018

Organiser: IEA

Contact Email: carrie.pottinger@iea.org

Background

PROGRAMME

Introductory remarks

Chair, Fusion Power Co-ordinating Committee

State-of-play of fusion R&D

Carrie Pottinger, International Energy Agency (IEA)

Industry R&D needs

Fusion for Energy (F4E). Dr Leonardo Biagioni, Head of Procurement, Fusion for Energy

ITER R&D challenges, needs and the way forward

Bernard Bigot, Director-General, ITER

Roundtable Discussion

Moderator: FPCC Chair

Questions for discussion with Technology Collaboration Programmes:

  • What are the current R&D priorities for ITER and beyond?
  • Which R&D priorities require enhanced international collaboration?
  • How can Technology Collaboration Programmes contribute?

Wrap-up and closing remarks

Chair, Fusion Power Co-ordinating Committee

Meeting close