In this Project on Managing the Atom Seminar, Senior Research Fellow Laura Rockwood will provide an overview of IAEA Safeguards and the State-Level Concept. Ms. Rockwood served in the Office of Legal Affairs of the IAEA from 1985-2013. For over 28 years, Ms. Rockwood was involved in all aspects of the drafting, negotiating and advising on the interpretation and implementation of IAEA safeguards agreements and protocols, and resolutions of the IAEA Board of Governors and the United Nations Security Council. In 2004, she was appointed Section Head for Non-Proliferation and Policy Making in the Office of Legal Affairs.