August 29th, 2013 —
A Nuclear Executive Workshop was conducted August 25-29 in Amman Jordan for the Jordan Nuclear Regulatory Commission (JNRC). In addition to JNRC managers and staff, representatives from other Jordanian government agencies attended and contributed to the workshop. The attendees discussed and identified important issues to be considered in the development of a national nuclear regulatory framework in Jordan. The AdSTM workshop leaders were Dr. Charles Miller, Richard Black, and Scott Newberry. The AdSTM team was accompanied by Mark Shaffer, Deputy Director OIP. At the request of the JNRC, Mr. Black discussed Small Modular Reactor development in the Untied States.