Mountain of Waste Conference materials now available online!

waste logoNEIS has set up a page (neis.org/2012-conference) dedicated to the highly successful “Mountain of Waste 70 Years High – Ending the Nuclear Age” Conference, which took place Dec. 1-3 in Chicago. We’re posting presenter PowerPoints, photos, media links, testimonials, and URLs for the various sessions as they become available, among other things.  If you missed this historic gathering, you will be able to see what you missed.  If you were there, you can use this page as a reference source for the rich material that was presented by our stellar cast of presenters.  And finally, events like this don’t come spontaneously out of the ether, and don’t come cheaply.  If you’d like to see more Conferences of this quality, please make a contribution to NEIS now to show your support.  Click here, or go to our homepage and click the “Donate” button on the right

CAN-TV Chicago to Air “Mountain of Waste” Conference

waste logoThe “Mountain of Waste 70 Years High – Ending the Nuclear Age” Conference held in Chicago Dec. 1-3 will be available for viewing in Chicago on CAN-TV’s cable Channel 21 the weekends of Jan. 12-13, and 19-20.  If you’re a Chicago cable customer, you’ll be able to see the various Conference presentations on TV.
CAN-TV will also be posting each weekend’s offering on YouTube, approximately a week after each of the segments airs.  NEIS will post the URLs for these programs on its upcoming Conference Website, which is scheduled to be posted to the NEIS website late in the week of Jan. 7th
Saturday December 1st programs: Air Dates Begin January 12th 

Introduction & Those Impacted by Nuclear Energy (Field, Chavez, Iversen, Patterson, White Face, & Thurlow)
Sunday, January 13th, 9:00 AM, Channel 21
Thursday, January 17th, 8:00 AM, Channel 19The Way Forward Without Nuclear Energy: Carbon Free/Nuclear Free  (Dr. Arjun Makhijani)
Sunday, January 13th, 11:00 AM, Channel 21
Friday, January 18th, 8:00 AM, Channel 19

Fukushima: The Never Ending Story
Sunday, January 13th, 12:30 PM, Channel 21
Friday, January 18th, 9:30 AM, Channel 19

The Nuclear Power & Weapons Connection (Benedict, Gunter, Alvarez, Ulrich)
Sunday, January 13th, 1:30 PM, Channel 21
Thursday, January 17th, 10:00 AM, Channel 19

Nuclear Reactors & Weapons (Benedict & Gundersen)
Saturday, January 12th, 9:00 PM, Channel 21
Monday,  January 14th, 8:00 AM, Channel 19

Dr. Norma Field Keynote Presentation
Saturday, January 12th, 10:30 PM, Channel 21
Monday,  January 14th, 9:30 AM, Channel 19

Sunday, December 2nd programs: Air Dates Begin January 19th

History & Treatment of Waste (Gunter, D’Arrigo, Makhijani)
Sunday, January 20th, 9:00 AM, Channel 21
Monday,  January 21st, 1:00 PM, Channel 21

Transport & Future of Waste (Frishman & Kamps)
Sunday, January 20th, 10:30 AM, Channel 21
Tuesday,  January 22nd, 12:00 PM, Channel 21

A Hibakusha’s View of the Nuclear Age
Sunday, January 20th, 12:00 PM, Channel 21
Wednesday,  January 23rd, 12:00 PM, Channel 21

The Way Forward Without Nuclear Power & Weapons (Junjohann, Yoshida, Makhijani)
Sunday, January 20th, 1:00 PM, Channel 21
Thursday, January 24th, 12:00 PM, Channel 21

Commemoration of Victims of Nuclear Disasters
Saturday, January 19th, 8:00 PM, Channel 21
Monday,  January 21st, 12:00 PM, Channel 21