AURPO Annual Conference and AGM 2015



Announcement of the 54th Annual General Meeting

This will be held at 16.35 hrs on Tuesday 8th September 2015 in The Eastbourne Conference Centre, The View Hotel, Eastbourne.
Any motions, duly proposed and seconded, must be received by the Honorary Secretary, by 16th August 2015.

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The next AURPO Conference will be held on Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th September 2015 at the Eastbourne Meeting and Conference Centre.

This venue is part of the View Hotel, and further details can be found at:-

Conference Programme:


Update Session   Sponsored by Aurora Health Physics

Tuesday Afternoon 8th Sept
13.00 Introduction & Welcome - Lord Lietenant of East Sussex
13:10 Special Form Sealed Sources/Non‚Äźdispersible sources HASS. Max Pottinger (Didcot HSTL)
13.45 Appointed doctors. Dr B Graneek (Royal Marsden Hospital)
14:20 XRF issues (usage guidance, in the field, problems). David Orr (HSE)
14:55 Break

15:25 Safety of consumer laser products. Fahd Quhill (Royal Hallamshire Hospital)
16.00 Shielding (BS4094 revision, principles, methods available, examples). Robert Hill (Aurora)
16.35 AGM


Scientific Programme     Sponsored by AMEC

Wednesday Morning 9th Sept
9:00  Introduction.
9:10  Recent ICRP developments.  John Harrison (ICRP)
9:55  Biological effects of radiation (with reference to the eye). Colin Martin (Glasgow)
10:30 Break & Exhibition
11:00 Development of Direct Ion Storage. Kip Bennet (Mirion Technologies DSD)
11:35 Safety Related Programmable Electronic Systems. Steve Gregory (AWE)
12:10 Cosmic Radiation - Exposures to Aircrew, Graeme Tayler (NPL)
12.40 Discussion Session

Wednesday Afternoon 9th Sept
14:00 Update on the BSS. James Taylor (ONR)
14:35 Visiting other employers and collaborative work. Mark Bradley (Oxford)
15:10 Exhibition
15:40 The EMF Directive: A Guide to Implementation in Universities. Nigel Cridland (PHE)
16.40 Discussion Session


Confirmed Exhibitors and Sponsors:


 Exhibitors wishing to register:

 Sorry the Exhibition is now full.