• 8-10 December 2020
  • Paris-Nord Villepinte


During WNE 2018


The mission of WiN Global, a non-profit organisation, is to increase awareness and provide positive information about nuclear energy especially for women and the younger generation. Winners of the annual WiN Awards were announced on June, 27 at WNE.


The « Innovatome » contest was launched in 2016 by the French Nuclear Society Young Generation Network. The awards were presented by Mr. Philippe Knoche on June 28.


The Spark! Contest invites students and young professionals aged 28 years old and under to produce innovative thinking on a topic related to Energy. The winners were announced at WNE, on June 28.

Around WNE 2018


AFCEN organized its annual day, as side event of the WNE, on June 25th 2018 on the theme « AFCEN : its present and its future ».

This day was open to AFCEN experts, members, Chinese and UK users groups partners and the European works contributors.

Through five workshops organized on main AFCEN scope of activity, 2017 achievements and future prospects were presented :

AFCEN and the edition activities

Editorial Committee activities and articles published by subcommittee experts

Training committee on the code contents and realizations around « ESPN »

AFCEN in international : China and UK activities

AFCEN and Europe

During the afternoon, Philippe Bordarier, AFCEN chairman, presented the strategic plan for the next five years.

The General Assembly of AFCEN members closed the day.


INDEX 2018 is the first international conference which will enable nuclear industry professionals to share learnings from case studies and tech-demonstrations of digital transformation projects.

It was a unique opportunity to meet key experts and practitioners from various nuclear fields and many countries, and gain the latest insight on:  

 What benefits can be expected from digital transformation in terms of safety and operational performance? 

What challenges need to be addressed in terms of professional practices, process and cultural changes?

What are the expectations from safety regulators from digital transformation?

What opportunities shall digital technology bring to all members of the value chain? 

How will it impact business models and relationships ? 

 SFEN partners with WNE 2018 and organizes the first major international conference dedicated to digital transformation in the nuclear field.