The CMNC 2017 Organizing Committee, in consultation with industry stakeholders, has decided to augment its technical program with an additional technical session exclusively geared to solutions-oriented presentations (no papers required) that address nuclear power plant maintenance issues. Topics include but are not limited to the following:

  • Robotics systems for on-power inspections
  • Analytics
  • Obsolescence
  • Virtual Reality (VR) / Augmented Reality (AR)
  • Remote equipment monitoring
  • In-station communications protocols
  • 3-D printing
  • Artificial Intelligence

Click here to download the Call for Abstracts in .pdf format.

Abstracts of proposed presentations are to be no more than 300 words in length and are to be submitted online through this link. Full papers are not requested, but PowerPoint slide presentations are required to be submitted for inclusion in the Conference Proceedings.

The abstract submission deadline is July 31, 2017 and submitting authors will be notified of the results of the Committee’s review by August 14, 2017.

The deadline for abstract submissions is July 31, 2017.

Click here to download the Call for Abstracts (PDF).
Click here for access to the online submission system.


Author Notification
All abstracts will be formally reviewed and assessed by the Technical Program Committee and presenters will be notified of the results of the Committee’s review by August 14, 2017.

Important Dates
Abstract submissions due July 31, 2017
Early registration deadline July 31, 2017
Author notification of review results August 14, 2017
Draft PowerPoints due August 28, 2017

For enquiries pertaining to abstract/paper submission or the technical program, please contact:

Technical Program and Proceedings Co-Chairs:
Metin Yetisir,
Krish Krishnan, Krish.Krishnan@CANDU.ORG

For general enquiries about the conference please contact:
Conference Administrator
Elizabeth Muckle-Jeffs
North America Toll-free: 1-800-868-8776
International: (1) 613-732-7068