Congratulations to Jonathan Hart (winner of the 2016 Spark! Contest) who recently completed a professional work experience at the ONR, shadowing the Chief Executive Adriènne KELBIE and a team of mechanical engineering specialists. Read the article now below.
Thank you to the ONR for hosting Jonathan and for their ongoing support for the 2017! edition of the Spark! Contest.
The site is live for the 2016-17 campaign!
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July 2017: Following the success of the WNE 2016, please find below, via the button, the Press Release for the event.
6 TEAMS SHORTLISTED FOR THE SPARK! 2016 CONTEST
June 2016: It is with great pleasure that the Spark! Contest 2016 Organising Team, together with this year's Jury, have shortlisted 6 teams of finalists, who shall attend the prize-giving ceremony on Thursday 30th June (to be presided over by Jean-Bernard LEVY [CEO & Chairman, EDF SA]).
Congratulations to: George AUCKLAND, Cécile BELHAMRI, Florian CHAVAGNAT, Timothy CRUMP, Thomas DIRKS, Romain DUPERRAY, Jonathan HART, Matthew LOCKWOOD, Brett LONGSTAFFE, EeJane LOW and Philippe MARTINUZZI.
Their abstracts can be found here:
February 2016: Congratulations to all those who submitted their Spark! Contest 2016 One-pagers !! In total, 29 papers were submitted out of 57 initial applications. And of these, 18 were selected for Phase 2 of the Contest. Their profiles can be found following the link below.
The Spark! Contest team were lucky enough to get an interview with Alexandre Perra, Advisor to Jean-Bernard LEVY, the CEO of EDF. This is a unique opportunity for participants to understand how their career could develop. Why? Follow the link to the interview to find out more.
The Spark! Contest 2016 has been featured on the World Nuclear News (WNN) website. Check out the article below!
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April 2016: We are delighted to be able to announce that the Spark! Contest 2017 will be collaborating with ENYGF2017.
The European Nuclear Young Generation Forum (ENYGF) brings together students and young professionals from across the European nuclear industry. It was last held in Paris in 2015, with over 350 delegates attending from 27 different countries.
Now it is Manchester's turn.
The theme for ENYGF2017 is "Innovation in Nuclear: a Rich Heritage and our Bright Future".
February 2016: The Spark! Contest is officially an award at the World Nuclear Exhibition 2016 !
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The Spark! Contest 2016 has been featured in the Nuclear Connect magazine, January 2016 edition. Click on the link below to read the article now.