Media Alert -
CTBT: SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY 2011 CONFERENCE

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CTBT: SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY 2011 CONFERENCE
8-10 June at the Hofburg Congress Centre in Vienna, Austria

Conference open to press -
lunchtime seminar for journalists at the conference on Thursday 9 June at 12.00 -14:00

  • Explore scientific applications of the CTBT verification system, such as tracking radiation and providing tsunami warning after the 11 March earthquake in Japan

  • Discuss advances in science and technology relevant to nuclear explosion detection capabilities

  • Encourage partnerships and the exchange of knowledge between the CTBTO and the broader scientific community

  • Key speakers include renowned scientists Dr Richard Garwin and Dr David Strangway


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E    annika.thunborgping@ctbtopong.org
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