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Agenda 

10:00 Introduction by Program Moderator
Dan Charles, science correspondent for National Public Radio and author of Master Mind: The Rise and Fall of Fritz Haber, the Nobel Laureate Who Launched the Age of Chemical Warfare
 
10:15 Welcome
Henry Kelly, President, FAS
 
10:25 Opening remarks by Program Moderator
Dan Charles
 
10:30 – 11:45

Panel on the International Fuel Cycle:

Ernest J. Moniz, Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Physics and Engineering Systems and co-Director of the Laboratory for Energy and the Environment at the Massachusetts Institute for Technology

Frank N. von Hippel, Professor of Public and International Affairs; Co-Director, Program on Science and Global Security, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University

PRESENTATION

 
12 – 12:50

Lunch

Remarks by The Honorable Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.)

Presentation of the FAS Hans Bethe Award honoring Steve Fetter, Dean of the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland

Commentary on Nuclear Weapons and the Cold War during the Kennedy Administration:

Carl Kaysen, Director Emeritus of FAS and Former Deputy Special Assistant for National Security to President John F. Kennedy

Theodore C. Sorensen, Former Policy Advisor, Legal Counsel and Speech Writer to President John F. Kennedy

 
1:45 – 3:20

Panel on Moving the Nuclear Program from the Department of Energy (DOE) to the Department of Defense (DOD):

John F. Ahearne, Lecturer in Public Policy Studies at Duke University and Manager of the Ethics Program of the Sigma Xi Center (The Scientific Research Society)

Richard Garwin, Philip D. Reed Senior Fellow for Science and Technology at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York and IBM Fellow Emeritus at the Thomas J. Watson Research Center

PRESENTATION

John R. Harvey, Director of Policy Planning, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of Energy

Commentary:
Carl Kaysen, Director Emeritus of FAS and Former Deputy Special Assistant for National Security to President John F. Kennedy

 
3:40

Conclusions
Ivan Oelrich, Vice President of Strategic Security, Federation of American Scientists