maps spread of nuclear weapons technology
"The Bomb" -- who's got
it, and more importantly, how can you tell? That will be the focus
of the first Nuclear Nonproliferation
Verification Institute, to be held Dec. 5 through 9 at the
The conference will provide participants with detailed information
about how countries pursue nuclear weapons and the strategies
the international community employs to stop their spread. In addition,
the program will address in detail many of the techniques and
measures that are currently used or under development to verify
nuclear nonproliferation agreements.
Speakers will include current and former government officials,
policy analysts and Khidhir Hamza, former head of weaponization
for Iraq's nuclear weapons program who is currently a senior fellow
with the Institute for Science and International Security.
there is a registration fee of $850 and the conference is limited
to the first 50 registrants, there may be some opportunity for
U.Va. faculty or graduate students to attend some events free;
call Houston Wood at 924-6297. For additional information, visit
www.isis-online.org or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.