The 2014 WiN France award has been delivered to Cecile Laugier.
She is Director of EDF/SEPTEN.
SEPTEN is the engineering uniy in charge of projects and studies for thermal and nuclear plants whith an expertise on nuclear safety and new projects. This unit establishes the doctrine, methods and tools for the design of nuclear facilities and materials. It provides a demonstration of the safety of these facilities and equipment, from design to implementation to final shutdown. It ensures consistency of nuclear fuels and optimize their use in the reactor. It prepares the means of production of the future (Generation III and IV).