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Alternatives for the Demilitarization of Conventional Munitions

Committee Meeting #2 and Webcast

 

Date: October 23-24, 2017

Location: Keck Center, Room 100, 500 5th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001

 

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will hold the second meeting of the Committee on Alternatives for the Demilitarization of Conventional Munitions on October 23-24, 2017.  During the meeting, invited speakers will discuss factors affecting demilitarization, the EPA position on open burning and open detonation, static detonation chambers, and water cutting for large munitions. The public sessions will be webcast and recordings of the webcast will be available on this page approximately 2 weeks after the event.  The webcast will run from 11am-5pm EDT on October 23 and from 8:30am-12pm EDT on October 24. 

 

Due to time constraints, we won't be able to take questions during the webcast, but we'll make every effort to make sure your questions are answered afterwards.  Please send any questions or input for the committee to cmdcommittee@nas.edu.

 

Register for the Webcast

 

Webcast URL: https://livestream.com/accounts/7036396/events/7719891

 

Meeting Program (coming soon)

 

 For those who wish to attend in person at the Keck Center in Washington, DC:  If you'd like to attend in person, please contact Deanna Sparger at dsparger@nas.edu.