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Topics at the workshop included ITER technical features and the planned construction program; envisaged procurement system; role of European ITER Domestic Agency responsible for European "in-kind" contributions; contract opportunities for European industry; and information on Codes and Standards, the ITER site and local infrastructure.
A. Airaghi, Chairman of Ansaldo Energia, gave an overview of the workshop objectives. P. Fernandez-Ruiz, Director of Energy Directorate of the European Commission, described EU involvement in ITER and "a vision of the roadmap towards fusion power plants." P. Barabaschi, ITER International Team, provided an overview of the ITER project. R. Andreani, former EFDA Associate Leader for Technology, described the involvement of industry during the ITER design phase and preparation for ITER construction. Other presentations provided details of the ITER venture.
Many of the presentations are posted at http://www.efda.org/portal/cfi/Barcelona/Barcelona.html