The Board of Directors

The I2EN Board of Directors convenes twice a year to define the strategy of the Institute, its programme of work and budget. It is is chaired by the High Commissioner for Atomic Energy.



The council of partners defines the policy and the strategy of the Institute. It is in charge of:

  • setting the I2EN’s yearly programme of work and budget;
  • approving the annual, moral, and financial report of the previous year;
  • appointing the director;
  • deciding upon any action or measure with respect to I2EN’s involvement abroad;
  • approving I2EN’s Policies and Procedures;
  • approving the associate members’ charter;
  • deciding upon the admission or removal of a Partner or Associate Member under the conditions defined by the Policies and Procedures and in the Associate Members’ Charter.


Partners fall into the following four categories:

Industry : Assystem, Bureau Veritas, EDF, Gifen

National higher education associations : CDEFI and France Universités

R&D organizations: CEA, CNRS

Government ministries: Ministry of Europe & Foreign Affairs, Ministry of the Economy and Finance, Ministry of Energy Transition, Ministry of Higher Education and Research.