IWIN 2021

October 13. 2021, Avoine, FRANCE

"The Pilot & the Stress"

Téléchargez le programme (sept. 2021) :

téléchargez le programme

Téléchargez les proceedings (nov. 2021) :

téléchargez les proceedings

The venue

Place : Centre d’Information au Public, Centrale Nucléaire de Chinon, route D749, Avoine, France.

Lat : 47.232441, Long : 0.162531

The official language

The official language of the conference is English. Simultaneous English-French and French-English translation will be provided throughout the day.

The registration

Send an email to:


An email confirming your registration will be sent to you after confirmation of your registration by the Organization Committee.

Number of places limited to 50 participants.

The regulation to enter the conference site

Recordings will be open from 08:00, the conference will start at 09:00 sharp, the cocktail closing the conference will take place on site from 17:00 to 18:00.

Access to the Nuclear Power Plant is only possible with a valid identity document. In addition, in compliance with regulatory health precautions, you will be asked to produce your health pass (for example: complete vaccination schedule or negative result in a PCR test of less than 72 hours).


You will need to wear a mask on site.

The entrance to the plant is subject to security checks. These checks consist of passing bags and jackets/coats and any metal objects to the X scanner. If you have a laptop, you will need to fill out a declaration form to be able to take it out of the Nuclear Power Plant.

How to join the conference site (plane, train, car)

By plane:

From Paris airports, take the TGV train to the city of Angers or Saint-Pierre-des-Corps and then continue by car: from Angers take A11 then A85, from Saint-Pierre-des-Corps take A10 then A85.

By train:

Arrive at the city of Angers or Saint-Pierre-des-Corps then continue by car: from Angers take A11 then A85, from Saint-Pierre-des-Corps take A10 then A85.

All aboard:

From Angers take A11 then A85, from Saint-Pierre-des-Corps take A10 then A85.

Exit at exit 5 "Bourgueil/Chinon", take the direction of Chinon crossing the river "La Loire": the northern entrance of the Nuclear Power Plant is just after the bridge.

Parking the cars

We alert you to the difficulties of parking near the N orth entrance of the plant.

The North entrance (Latitude: 47.232398 | Longitude: 0.161619) is surrounded by often saturated car parks from 08:00am, in which case you will have to go to the South car parks (Latitude: 47.224175 | Longitude: 0.17399)

where a shuttle (Latitude: 47.223267 | Longitude: 0.17385) can take care of you on call (06 32 90 38 59) to take you back to the North entrance: this is where visitor access is made.

The touristic places around

Angers http://www.chateau-angers.fr/#

Azay-le-Rideau http://www.azay-le-rideau.fr/#

Chinon https://www.ville-chinon.com/

Fontevrault https://www.fontevraud.fr/abbaye-royale/decouvrir/

Langeais https://chateau-de-langeais.com/

Saumur http://www.chateau-saumur.fr/

Tours https://www.tours.fr/

Villandry https://www.chateauvillandry.fr/