Eric Johnston

Chief Innovation Officer

    Dr. Eric Johnston is the Chief Innovation Officer at the Nuclear Innovation Institute (NII), where he leads efforts turning good ideas into great projects for some of Canada’s largest companies in the nuclear space. His familiarity with emerging technologies like advanced manufacturing and machine learning, combined with knowledge of nuclear issues from isotopes to radiation exposure, has helped him develop projects and get them funded, with academic and government partners including the U.S. Department of Defense and the Canadian Space Agency. Eric has a PhD in Health/Medical Physics from McMaster University and a nuclear engineering undergraduate degree from Queen’s University.

    All Sessions by Eric Johnston

    1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    Innovation in Nuclear

    This session will showcase how industry leaders, such as OPG, Bruce Power, CCNS, and NII, are driving innovation into the nuclear sector. You will hear about the latest developments, cutting-edge technologies, and exciting new initiatives aimed at making the industry more efficient and sustainable. Don't miss out on this opportunity to listen to these innovators!