Ada's at Town Hall: Nuclear Energy in the 21st Century

Date: 
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 7:00pm

We're partnering with Town Hall Seattle to present this Panel Discussion featuring Dr. James Conca, Dr. Nick Touran, Kristin Zaitz, Scott Montgomery.

Many leading scientists and world bodies say nuclear energy resources will be a key component in combating climate change, but myths and misconceptions about the use of nuclear resources persist. How can nuclear energy make a difference given the challenges it faces, some real and some imagined?

Join Seattle Friends of Fission at Town Hall Seattle for a lively discussion featuring a panel of experts with national and global perspectives on how we can safely use nuclear energy to fight climate change.

Panelists include:
Dr. James Conca, Forbes.com contributor on energy and environmental issues
Nick Touran, advanced nuclear reactor physicist, TerraPower
Kristin Zaitz, senior consulting engineer, Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant
Moderator: Scott Montgomery, nationally acclaimed writer, and adjunct faculty, UW Jackson School of Intl. Studies