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Converting to Offshore - from the test tank to the sea

18 November 2020

About this Event

Within Europe there has been sustained interest in wave energy over the last decade, however technical challenges remain. Join us on this short webinar to hear about the work that the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), Wave Energy Scotland (WES) and Verdant Power are doing with companies across Europe and beyond to help ease these challenges.

You'll also have the opportunity to hear about the work the Ocean Power Innovation Network (OPIN) are involved in and how you can become of a member of the network.

Guest speakers

Florence Ungaro, Mechanical Engineer, European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC)

Florence will be providing an overview of developers who have tested at EMEC, focusing on deployment considerations and practicalities of deploying at sea

Matthew Holland, Project Engineer, Wave Energy Scotland (WES)

Matthew will present on companies who are developing their technologies, and the work that WES are doing to assist.

Trey Taylor, Co-Founder & Chief Commercial Officer, Verdant Power

Trey will be discussing the work that Verdant Power are doing around marine energy projects in New York and Anglesey.


This event is hosted by the Ocean Power Innovation Network (OPIN).

Event details

18 November 2020

12:30 - 13:30