Nuclear power occupies a prominent place in the energy mix of Ukraine. Nuclear power stations produce about 52% of Ukrainian electricity. Five cities that were built to service nuclear power stations are centers of concentration of unique engineering and scientific personnel of Ukraine, which have huge development potential.
But what happens when nuclear plant closes? What the future holds for the satellite towns of nuclear power plants?
March 4-5, 2017 nemolodogo in city of Ukraine – Slavutych we will gather representatives from 5 cities atomograds to talk about the future. Representatives of the Ukrainian, German and Swedish green entrepreneurship, public organizations, scientists and representatives of local authorities will share experiences, ideas and contemporary trends of economic development in monoindustrial cities and help cities-satellites of nuclear power plants to begin to shape their future development strategy in the modern world.
Because, historically, these cities are cities of power engineers and engineers, the development of green energy technologies and innovation, high-tech businesses can be one of the priority directions of their further development.
The Swedish experience has a large role in programs of the forum, since a significant part of the organizing Committee of the forum in 2016, studied in Sweden, the experience of successful post-industrial transformation of cities in the framework of the program of Bohdan Hawrylyshyn Charitable Foundation “Youth will Change Ukraine” . Now shares his experience with Ukrainian cities.
Zaprosov the participation of scientists, representatives of local businesses, municipalities, nuclear power plants and public organizations. The organizers will cover travel costs and meals during the event.
Registration for the event on the link. Participants will be selected on a competitive basis.
For participation and partnership, please contact: Olga Trooten 0638043302, firstname.lastname@example.org
For accommodation in the city of Slavutych, please contact: Arina Starovoitova 0509009474 ,
The organizer of the event is the network of energy innovations Greencubator www.greencubator.info. The main partners of the event are the Embassy of the United States of America in Ukraine, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation http://www.kas.de/ukraine/ukr/ Charity Foundation of Bohdan Gavrilishina www.bhfoundation.com.ua. The event will be held with the support of enterprise “Agency of regional development” Slavutych city Council