Workshop: Siting Nuclear Installations at the Border

Siting Nuclear Installations at the Border:
Transnational political implications and societal responses.

One-Day-Workshop on 20 November 2017

Humboldt University, Berlin, Main Building, Room 1085

 

Program

9:00 - 9:10 Welcome and Introduction - Astrid Kirchhof
9:10 - 9:30 Analytical aspects on „Siting at the Border“ and the planned publication- Jan-Henrik Meyer
9:30 - 11:00 Conceptualising Borders I: Norbert Cyrus
Conceptualising Borders II: Alison Kraft
11:00 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:00 Breeding transnational responses: The Superphénix fast breeder reactor: cross-border collaboration, protest and consequences: Markku Lehtonen/Claire Le Renard
12:00- 13:00 Lunch in the restaurant “Cum Laude”
13:00 - 13:45: Crossing Permeable Borders at the Gorleben Nuclear Facility: Astrid Kirchhof
13:45 - 14:30: Sitting (and mining) at borders: Spain-Portugal nuclear border issues: Mar Rubio-Varas/Joseba de la Torre
14:30-15:00 Coffee break
15:00 - 15:45 Borders, Nuclearity, Seismicity: Greek and Turkish discourses on siting a nuclear plant at the Mediterranean: Aristoteles Tympas/Serkan Karas
15:45 – 16:30 "The World´s Worst Located Nuclear Power Plant": Danish and Swedish perspectives on the Swedish nuclear power plant Barsebäck: Jan-Henrik Meyer/Arne Kaijser
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 – 17:30: Final discussion about the planned publication

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