First announcement RICOMET 2016

The Second International Conference on Risk Perception, Communication and Ethics of Exposures to Ionising Radiation will take place from 1st to 3rd of June 2016 in Bucharest – Romania.

The conference is organized under the auspices of the four Euratom Projects: EAGLE, OPERRA, PLATENSO and CONCERT and intends to continue the dialogue started by RICOMET 2015 on social and ethical issues, as well as stakeholder and public participation in nuclear science, technology and innovation.

The focal points of this year are:

  • Creating a Strategic Research Agenda on Social Sciences and Humanities in Radiation Protection
  • Policy making related to different applications of ionizing radiation.

Details on the conference topics, dates for abstract and paper submission, venue and accommodation will be available on January 20th, 2016.

Dr. Daniela Diaconu

Dr. Daniela Diaconu
Institute for Nuclear Research, Romania
Chair of the Organising Committee

Dr. Tanja Perko
Belgian Nuclear Research Centre (SCK∙CEN), Belgium
Chair of the Scientific Program Committee

Ms. Blanka Koron,
Regional Environmental Centre (REC), Slovenia
Head of the Conference Secretariat


Organising committee:

  • Daniela Diaconu | RATEN ICN, Romania
  • Tanja Perko | SCK•CEN, Belgium
  • Blanka Koron | REC, Slovenia
  • Marin Constantin |RATEN ICN, Romania

Conference Management committee:

  • Tanja Perko | SCK•CEN, Belgium
  • Nadja Železnik | REC, Slovenia
  • Claire Mays | SYMLOG, France
  • Jean-René Jourdain | Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûreté Nucléaire, France
  • Simon Bouffler | PHE, United Kingdom
  • Nathalie Impens | SCK•CEN, Belgium
  • Friedo Zolzer | University Bohemia, Checz Republic
  • Thomas Jung | BFS, Germany
  • Sisko Salomaa | STUK, Finland
  • Caroline Schieber | CEPN, France
  • Gaston Meskens | SCK•CEN, Belgium
  • Kjell Andersson | KARITA, Sweden
  • Meritxell Martell | MERIENCE, Spain
  • Tatjana Duranova | VUJE, Slovak Republic