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Registration

Monday, June 24

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Early Registration

An opportunity for attendees and guests to check in for the event and pick up their materials before Day 1.
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Kick Off Event (Hosted By EPRI)

"Beachside Beginnings: Kick-Off the Event with a Splash!" Dress is casual as we kick off the event on the beach. This isn't your typical networking session - think refreshing drinks, excellent food, engaging conversations, and an invigorating welcome - all under the open sky. Start the event off in fun, seaside style and make connections that will last beyond Miami’s sandy shores.

Tuesday, June 25

7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Registration

An opportunity for attendees and guests to check in for the event and pick up their materials.
8:30 AM - 9:35 AM

Welcome, Status of Nuclear Industry, Ambition into Action Framework

Get ready for an immersive experience as we officially dive into the third GFNI event. You'll hear from our emcee and senior leaders who will share their perspectives on ambition into action, and what to anticipate in the exciting three days ahead while unpacking the framework that inspires the event’s sessions.
9:35 AM - 10:00 AM

Keynote Speaker and Outside Nuclear, Podcast Episode

In this live podcast recording, our keynote speaker will delve into their experiences transforming ambition into action within their industry, inspiring you to thoughtfully consider the necessary steps to achieve the same in the nuclear sector. This is more than just a presentation - it's an invitation for you to be part of the conversation. Prepare to be motivated and moved to action.

Morning Break and Rotation

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Ambition into Actor — Put the framework into practice on an easy topic

After gaining insights into the 'ambition into action' framework, it's time to put theory into practice. In this interactive session, we will step outside the nuclear realm and apply the framework to a real-world example. Working in small groups, you'll have the opportunity to explore how to transform dreams into reality, using the principles and strategies you've learned. This hands-on exercise is designed to equip you with the skills and confidence to turn ambition into tangible actions. You’ll collaborate, innovate, and make the vision come to life.

Break

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Bitesize Behaviors — High-impact session on the 4 behaviors

Building on the insights from our previous GFNI event, in this dynamic and high-impact breakout session, prepare to immerse yourself in the behaviors of Challenge, Role Model, Diversity, and Courage. Through a series of engaging activities and discussions, you'll experience firsthand the transformative potential of these behaviors. This session is designed to empower you with the mindset necessary to make an impact in the nuclear sector.
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Lunch

2:15 PM - 3:35 PM

2 X Tools Workshop

Breakout Rooms
In these four workshops, you'll gain hands-on experience with the tools that enable turning ambition into action. This is an opportunity to understand their application, test them out, and evaluate their effectiveness. The goal is to equip you with practical skills and confidence, so you can take these tools back to your organization and drive transformative change. Get ready to learn, experiment, and bring new strategies to life!

Break

3:50 PM - 5:10 PM

2 X Tools Workshop

Breakout Rooms
Continuation of the previous session.

Rotation

5:20 PM - 5:30 PM

Day One Close

As we wrap up an invigorating first day, this session provides a space for summary and reflection. We'll revisit the transformative journey we embarked on today, discussing key learnings, insights, and experiences. This is also an opportunity to share your thoughts, questions, and ideas sparked by the day's activities. Then we'll give you a sneak peek into what's in store for days two and three. With more engaging sessions, practical workshops, and insightful discussions ahead, there's plenty to look forward to.

Wednesday, June 26

8:30 AM - 8:40 PM

Welcome Back to GFNI - Day 2

As Day 2 gets underway, our emcee warmly welcomes you back and invites you to reflect on the transformative journey of the day before. We'll take a look at what the day holds in store for us. Expect an engaging blend of practical workshops, insightful discussions, and transformative learning experiences.
8:40 AM - 9:30 AM

NextEra Energy Virtual Tour

Get ready to embark on a thought-provoking, virtual tour through NextEra Energy’s cutting-edge facilities. Together we’ll explore the Renewable Operation Control Center and the Fleet Control Center, both located at the James L. Robo Campus in Palm Beach Gardens.
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Innovations from Action

Welcome to a series of high-impact, TED-style talks that will take you on a journey exploring innovations born out of action. Each talk will focus on one of the Grand Challenges identified at the 2022 GFNI event, presenting inspiring stories of breakthroughs, discoveries, and transformations.

Break

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Innovations from Action

Continuation of the previous session.

Break

12:15 AM - 1:00 PM

You and Me vs The Problem

In this session, we bring together a diverse group of nuclear industry regulators and other thought leaders for an enriching panel discussion. This conversation will revolve around the power of diversity of thought in tackling common problems as a sector.
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Lunch

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Design Thinking Warm-up

Get ready to stimulate both your creative and critical thinking skills. This short yet impactful session based on design thinking is designed to prime your brain for an afternoon of problem-solving. It's about embracing a mindset of curiosity, empathy, and experimentation to tackle complex challenges. By warming up both sides of your brain, you'll be well-prepared to dive into the big challenges that await in the afternoon. So, let's get our cognitive gears turning and gear up for a productive afternoon!
3:30 PM - 5:25 PM

Hackathon Part 1

Welcome to our Hackathon-inspired session! This is where theory meets practice and ideas transform into action. We'll break into small groups and collaborate closely on the four Grand Challenges but with a twist.

Your first task will be to identify a micro-Grand Challenge – a smaller, more manageable aspect within the broader Grand Challenge. You'll then use the 'Ambition into Action' framework to help turn ambitious goals into actionable plans.

5:25 PM - 5:30 PM

Day 2 Close

Closing remarks for day 2 - Hint about what's next!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Reception hosted by NextEra/Florida Power Light

Join us for a delightful evening reception. This will be a wonderful opportunity to network, unwind, and engage with your fellow conference attendees in a relaxed atmosphere. Guests are welcome.

Thursday, June 27

8:30 AM - 8:35 AM

Welcome Back to GFNI – Day 3

It’s Day 3, and our emcee warmly welcomes you back, inviting you to reflect on the transformative activities of Days 1 and 2. We'll dive into what the final day has in store for us. Expect to hear engaging “pitches” from your colleagues and actively participate in the day’s insightful discussions.
8:35 AM - 10:30 AM

Hackathon Part 2

Welcome to part two of the Hackathon-inspired session! This is where theory meets practice and ideas transform into action. We'll break into small groups and collaborate closely on the four Grand Challenges but with a twist.

Your first task will be to identify a micro-Grand Challenge – a smaller, more manageable aspect within the broader Grand Challenge. You'll then use the 'Ambition into Action' framework to help turn ambitious goals into actionable plans.

Break

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Group Pitching

Finally, during this session, you'll “pitch” your action plan to colleagues in your Grand Challenge group with a bit of friendly competition thrown in the mix, too. Enjoy rolling up your sleeves for some creative problem-solving!
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Keynote

We'll wrap up our event with an inspiring keynote address from a leader synonymous with driving consistent action within their organization and industry.
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Event Closing Remarks

As our three-day event draws to a close, our emcee will take us on a reflective journey through the key messages from each session. This will be a moment to pause, look back at what we've accomplished and the tools we have acquired and appreciate the progress made in a short space of time. But our journey doesn't end here. We will also reveal what’s next for the GFNI program.

Lunch

Pick up boxed lunch
Afternoon

Local Site Tour (Tentative)

As we step into the Florida sunshine, we'll head towards one more exciting adventure - a tour of a local facility renowned worldwide for innovative products and practices.