International Conference on Quality Leadership and Management in the Nuclear Industry
15th FORATOM-IAEA Management Systems Workshop
16-19 July 2018 – Ottawa Canada

Dmitrij Pokidysev

Head of Project Management – Akkuyu Nukleer JSC


  • Nuclear Engineer – Physicist (State University for Nuclear Power Engineering, Russia)
  • Project Management Professional; PMP ® (Project Management Institute, USA)


  • 24 years of experience in nuclear industry: Operation 8 years, Decommissioning 8 years, New Build 8 years.
  • 2014 – now Head of Project Management, Akkuyu NPP, Turkey (Responsible for the Akkuyu NPP Project Integrated Management System development; Project management methodology; strategic planning, performance control and reporting)
  • 2012 – 2014 Head of Licensing Department, Akkuyu NPP, Turkey (Responsible for the whole Akkuyu NPP Project licensing programme and coordination of the Project engineering interfaces development in Turkey)
  • 2012 – 2012 Decommissioning Project Manager, NPP Nord, Germany (Responsible for structuring and planning of PWR Nuclear Power Plant decommissioning Project)
  • 2009 – 2010 New NPP Technology Solution Manager, Visaginas NPP construction Project, Lithuania (Responsible for the new Lithuanian NPP technology selection process and O&M strategy development)
  • 2003 – 2012 Head of Project & Contract Management, Ignalina NPP Decommissioning Project, Lithuania (Responsible for Ignalina NPP overall decommissioning programme and project management)
  • 1994 – 2003 Unit and Turbine Control Senior Operational Manager, Main Control Room, Ignalina NPP Operation, Lithuania (Responsible for operation of Ignalina NPP technological systems)

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