On 7-8 October 2019, the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (Italy) and the National Academy of Sciences (USA) will host the


The event, to be held in Rome at the Lincei headquarters, will include the participation of a diverse group of experts, eminent scientists, diplomats, and policymakers, who will discuss challenges facing the international community related to Nuclear Safety, Security, Safeguards, Non-Proliferation, and Arms Control, as well as ideas for addressing those challenges. Confirmed speakers include the Presidents of the Italian and U.S. Academies of Sciences, five Nobel Laureates and Nobel Prize awarded organizations, directors of international scientific organizations, leaders of non-governmental organizations (ICAN and Pugwash), and nuclear experts and officials from Argentina, China, CTBTO, the European Commission, France, IAEA, Iran, Israel, Italy, NATO, Pakistan, Republic of Korea, Russia, United Kingdom, United Nations, and United States of America.

Attendance is by INVITATION only, TO BE CONFIRMED BY EMAIL to <mze@lincei.it>, including name, surname, and affiliation by 10 SEPTEMBER 2019.

The first morning session will be broadcasted and webcasted by RAI (Italian TV station).The Proceedings of the Conference will be published by Springer in early 2020.

The program of the meeting is available on the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei website:


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