On Friday 28 April, the ITER Principal Deputy Director General Nominee Dr Norbert Holtkamp visited JET. In his talk to staff, Dr Holtkamp presented his experience from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where he was Director of the Accelerator Systems Division of the Spallation Neutron Source, and outlined his vision of the ITER construction process.

“Let me thank you very much for this excellently organized visit to JET. I found the interaction with your staff very fruitful and I can only congratulate you to this very engaged group of people,”

said Dr Holtkamp after his visit.