|NUKLEONIKA 2012, 57(2):139-146
MAIN ASPECTS AND LESSONS FROM THE ITER PROJECT GOVERNANCE
Instituto de Plasmas e Fusao Nuclear, Instituto Superior Técnico,
Universidade Técnica de Lisboa,
Avenida Rovesco Pais, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal
ITER (International Tokamak Experimental Reactor), presently under construction at Cadarache, is a very important project in the path towards a nuclear fusion power plant. This paper addresses the main key aspects of the ITER governance, trying to take lessons for future international projects to be carried out in a world dominated by a global economy.