Distinguished Speakers Series with Dr. Brent Park

U.S. Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation Dr. Brent K. Park leads and coordinates efforts to prevent nuclear weapons proliferation and reduce the threat of nuclear and radiological terrorism around the world. Trained as a nuclear physicist, with extensive experience in congressional and executive branch interactions, Dr. Park served as Associate Laboratory Director at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) prior to joining NNSA. Before joining ORNL, Dr. Park was the director of the NNSA Remote Sensing Laboratory, where he led efforts to advance and field cutting-edge diagnostics and communications instruments in support of counterterrorism and radiological incident response for the nation.

As part of the CMC Distinguished Speakers Series, Dr. Park will speak about the importance of technical expertise and scientific collaboration for the future of nuclear nonproliferation. Dr. Park's talk will be held on Thursday, November 19, 12-1 p.m. MST and will be recorded for later viewing. Questions for Dr. Park may be sent to CMC@sandia.gov before or during the presentation. Participants are required to register using the link above to receive a link to the online meeting. 

Since its founding at Sandia National Laboratories in 1994, the CMC has used cutting-edge science, engineering, and technology to build cooperative engagements around the world to strengthen international security. The CMC will continue to highlight the importance of science-driven collaboration for international peace and stability in the 21st century.

Registration will close on Wednesday November 18, 5 p.m. MST. Please contact Sarah Calcutt at scalcut@sandia.gov with questions or concerns.