21 - 24 October, 2019 | Toronto, Ontario
Frank Saunders, President, Nuclear Innovation Institute at Bruce Power

Frank Saunders


President, Nuclear Innovation Institute
Bruce Power

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Main Conference Day One: October 22, 2019

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019


3:30 PM Driving Operational Excellence through Innovation: Making Change at Bruce Power

The Nuclear Innovation Institute (NII) is an applied research facility focused on advancing
operational excellence and innovation in an industry known for its rigorous programs to control
change. For Bruce Power, the main driver behind opening the facility was to develop future
innovations and partnerships to enhance key areas of Bruce Power’s operations including safety,
reliability, efficiency, productivity and project execution. The key focus areas of the Institute include
artificial intelligence and cyber security; Health and environmental excellence and operational
excellence among other things. This session will explore:
• Making a case for an innovation center in a large, asset intensive company
• Enabling innovation and proof of concepts by separating innovation programs from work processes
• Techniques to drive innovation and efficiencies
- Digital transformation
- Change management
- Themed innovation challenges