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Sunday, October 13, 2013

PSAM Topical Conference in Tokyo In light of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Accident

PSAM Topical Conference in Tokyo
  In light of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Accident
    14-18 April 2013. Tokyo, Japan

International Association for Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management
Atomic Energy Society of Japan    
PSAM2013 was successfully held in Tokyo, Japan.
We appreciate many contributions of all participants, paper authors, organizers, and staff of the conference.

Conference Program

Welcome Reception

Date/Time: Sunday, April 14, from 18:00
Venue: Century B (Basement 1st floor)
(Included in the registration fee)
Schedule and Technical Program (Final. Apr. 11, 2013)

What's New

  • May. 31, 2013: Presentation Materials page
  • Mar. 31, 2013: Online registration has closed.
  • Feb. 25, 2013: Eary Registration is extended to Mar. 11, 2013.
  • Feb. 16, 2013: The date of Notification of Acceptance is extended to Feb. 22, 2013.
  • Feb. 15, 2013: Accommodation page
  • Dec. 27, 2012: Registration page
  • Sep. 28, 2012: Full Paper page.
  • Aug. 21, 2012: Sponsorship & Exhibition page.
  • Aug. 06, 2012: The deadline of Abstract Submission is extended to Aug. 31, 2012.
  • May 25, 2012: Abstract submission was opened. See Abstract Submission page.
  • Mar. 08, 2012: Website Open.

Scope of the conference

Fukushima Dai-ichi NPP Tokyo PSAM 2013 is a special Topical Conference which will put the spotlight on the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Station Accident from the PSA point of view.
Tokyo PSAM 2013 will offer the international PSA community an open forum atmosphere to focus on Fukushima Dai-ichi and discuss: what went wrong, how likely was it, and what were the consequences. This Topical PSAM naturally follows the Fukushima Accident Sessions to be held in PSAM11 in Helsinki in 2012.
We invite everyone from the international PSA community, academia, business, and regulatory organizations, to come and participate.

Special Lectures on Fukushima Dai-ichi NPP Accident

Opening Plenary Speakers

  • Shunsuke Kondo (AEC, Japan)
    What PSA Practitioner should learn from the Fukushima Daiichi Accident
  • George Apostolakis (NRC, USA)
    U.S. NRC Response to Fukushima

Keynote speakers

(Prominent speakers are to be invited)
  • Fukushima Accident Delineation
  • Seismic Engineering
  • Tsunami Engineering
  • PSA Methodology and Application
  • Nuclear Safety Engineering, and so on

Important Dates

Submission of Abstracts 31 August 2012   Extended
Notification to Authors 28 September 2012
Full Paper Submission 15 January 2013
Notification of Acceptance22 February 2013 Extended
Final Paper Submission 8 March 2013
Conference Dates 14-18 April 2013
  14 April: Reception
  18 April: Technical tour


The Conference registration fee is expected to be in the range of $600 - $700 USD.
Registration forms for the Conference and Hotel Accommodation Booking will appear on this homepage and the IAPSAM homepage.

Abstract submission

Prospective authors wishing to present their works are requested to submit a one-page abstract in English (maximum 400 words).
Full-length papers, on-going research, and “short note” proposals are all acceptable.
Details will appear on this homepage and the IAPSAM homepage in March 2012.


The language of the Conference is English.

Conference secretariat

Nuclear Safety Research Association

Chief secretariat

Address :5-18-7, Shinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 1050004
Fax : +81-3-5470-1991
E-mail : info@psam20

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