The Fissile Materials Working Group (FMWG) is a non-governmental coalition of more than 70 U.S. and international organizations working to provide action-oriented policy solutions to keep the world safe from nuclear terrorism. More.
Solutions for a Secure Nuclear Future
The Side Event to the 2016 NSS for Non-Governmental Nuclear Security Experts
The Fissile Materials Working Group is proud to host the 2016 nongovernmental nuclear security summit, Solutions for a Secure Nuclear Future. This invitation-only international conference will draw 200 nuclear security experts from nearly 50 countries in Washington, D.C. It will highlight the importance of minimizing and eliminating weapons-useable materials, achieving a comprehensive nuclear security regime, and establishing sustainable nuclear security governance.
This event will feature top nuclear security experts, who will analyze progress and what security gaps remain during the day and a half conference. It begins on March 30 with expert panels and breakout sessions, which are all open to journalists. For day two of the event, on March 31, the FMWG has teamed up with the organizers of the Nuclear Industry Summit to offer a joint session on the future of nuclear security. These panels will feature expert and industry speakers and showcase cooperation on the shared priority of making nuclear materials and facilities as safe and secure as possible.