Upcoming Events : Industry Events

5 - 7March2018


The National Association for Application of Radioisotopes and Radiation in Industry NAARRI is organising the NICSTAR International Conference on the Advanced Applications of Radiation Technology at the Courtyard Marriott hotel in Mumbai, India
between March 5-7, 2018.

The outline program includes material addressing the following topics:

  • New developments in electron beam accelerators and gamma irradiators
  • Radiation processing of food and medical products
  • Radiation processing for enhancement of material quality
  • Radiation assisted environmental remediation
  • Radiopharmaceuticals for healthcare – Therapeutic and Diagnostic Advances in radiation oncology
  • Radiation imaging for advanced NDT applications
  • Preservation of heritage articles using nuclear radiation
  • Radiotracer techniques for industrial process diagnostics
  • Radiation monitoring equipment and instruments
  • Socio-economic impact and techno-economic aspects of industrial radiation processing
  • Safety, Security and Regulations in radioisotopes and radiation technology

The Abstract submission deadline is 31 October 2017. Further information is available via the First Circular

11 - 15June2017

ASTM E61 Workshop

ASTM Committee E61, Radiation Processing: Dosimetry and Applications.


This is the ninth edition of our International Workshop on Dosimetry for Radiation Processing. This event will be held from June 11th to 15th, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Toronto. This workshop is patterned on their previous eight successful workshops. It includes lectures, practical hands-on exercises, case studies and follow-up roundtable discussions, with emphasis on the application of ASTM and joint ISO/ASTM standards.

ASTM E61 2017


30 - 1May,2017June,2017

International Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme

International Conference on the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme. 60 Years and Beyond. Contributing to Development.

IAEA Conference

The mandate of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is “to accelerate and enlarge the contribution of atomic energy to peace, health and prosperity throughout the world”. The IAEA’s technical cooperation (TC) programme is the main mechanism through which the IAEA delivers assistance to Member States.

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24 - 28April2017


The first IAEA International Conference on Applications of Radiation Science and Technology (ICARST-2017) will provide an opportunity to review the key developments in the applications of radiation science and technology as well as the ‘state of the science’ in this field as well as revising national, regional and global initiatives for implementing proven industrial applications that lead to socio-economic benefits and strengthen capacity building in Member States. ICARST -2017 also aims to serve as a composite platform through which industry and academia can foster new initiatives for ensuring the success of radiation technologies in meeting the emerging challenges in various areas.

The deadline for the submission of abstracts and registration as participant for ICARST 2017 has passed.

All persons wishing to participate in the conference are requested to register online in advance through the conference web page.

In addition, they are required to send a completed Participation Form (Form A) and, if applicable, the Form for Submission of a Paper (Form B) and the Grant Application Form (Form C) to their competent national authority (e.g. Ministry of Foreign Affairs or National Atomic Energy Authority), or to one of the organizations invited to participate, for subsequent electronic transmission to the IAEA (Official.Mail@iaea.org). These forms can be found in the conference web page.

A participant and submission of abstract will be accepted only if the Participation Form and Form for Submission of a Paper is transmitted through the competent national authority of a Member State of the IAEA or by an organization invited to participate.


28 - 30March,2017January,2017

4th Annual Meeting of the EuCARD-2 Project


The meeting will review the status of accelerator R&D in Europe and will report the progress and activity of the EuCARD-2 work packages. This will be the last general meeting in the EuCARD2 series, it will concentrate on highlighting the EuCARD2 contribution to critical accelerator subjects as high field magnets, advanced collimation materials, innovative radio-frequency technologies, novel accelerator concepts, accelerator applications, energy efficiency, new accelerator designs and paths to improving performance for existing accelerators.

A preliminary agenda, along with some important practical information, is available on the Indico page

21 & 22March2017

Fundamentals of Medical Device Sterilisation


The TechTeam experts from STERIS Applied Sterilization Technologies are hosting a seminar on topics critical to success in medical device sterilization. During this two-day event, industry experts will help attendees gain an in-depth understanding of the relationship between sterilization and medical device design, validation, manufacturing, and packaging. Topics include:

  • Evolution of Industrial Sterilization
  • Sterilization Microbiology
  • Gamma Radiation Sterilization Review
  • Radiation Dose Setting & Maintaining a Sterile Claim
  • Electron Beam Sterilization Review
  • Ethylene Oxide Sterilization Review
  • Selection of Materials Subject to Sterilization
  • Packaging Considerations for Sterile Medical Devices
  • How to Ensure an Effective Sterile Barrier System
  • Cleaning Programs for Medical Device Cleanrooms


19 - 24March2017

Hands-On Workshop in eBeam Technologies – Texas A&M

Texas A&M

The National Center for Electron Beam Research (NCEBR) at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas is running another of its highly respected workshops giving practical operational training on the use of electron accelerators.

Texas A&M is an unparalleled venue for academic, government, and industry scientists to carry out strategic electronic pasteurization and sterilization research and commercial projects using eBeam.

The Workshop aims to address the needs of the food, phytosanitary, agribusiness, as well as pharmaceutical industries. The National Centre for EB Research is organizing this week-long hands-on workshop in eBeam technologies in March 2017. This will be the 8th eBeam workshop since the initial event in 2010.

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8 & 9December2016

Low Energy Electron Beams for Industrial and Environmental Applications

The meeting is being held at the Institute of Nuclear Chemistry and Technology, Warsaw, Poland.

EuCARD-2 is an Integrating Activity Project for coordinated Research and Development on Particle Accelerators, co-funded by the European Commission under the FP7 Capacities Programme. This workshop is being supported by the EuCARD-2 FP7 project, jointly through WP4 (Accelerator Applications) and WP2 (Catalysing Innovation).


WINS / iia Workshop – Security of Panoramic Irradiators

iia is working with the World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS) to organise a workshop after the International Meeting on Radiation Processing (IMRP) which is being held in Vancouver, Canada, in early November 2016.

Apply for a place at the workshop by completing the Application Form Note: Spaces at the workshop is limited and priority will be given to iia members. Complete Application Forms should be sent to mcomben@iiaglobal.com

Further details about IMRP and the associated events can be found in the IMRP Program 

Register to attend IMRP before the Standard Rate deadline on 15 September. visit www.imrp-iia.com for more information