MRIA Forum 2019 Presentations

These are the almost all of the presentations made at the Forum. A handful are not available for a variety of reasons e.g confidentiality

Introduction Chair: Peter Coyle

Addresses by Dr Val Cummins on behalf of sponsors EirWind and ProtoAtlantic and Eamonn Confrey, Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment

Session 1: 'What are the key developments concerning the industry?' Chair: Simon de Pietro

Jim Gannon, SEAI

Jan Reid, Scottish Enterprise

Remi Gruet, Ocean Energy Europe

Note that Sue Barr, UK Marine Energy Council, was snow bound in the UK and her presentation was given orally by the Session Chair, Simon de Pietro

Session 2 'Technology and project progress' Chair: Sam McCloskey

SBM Offshore Ambroise Wattez

Caelulum, Max Carcas

Simply Blue Energy, Sam Roch Perks

Bluwind,Tom Kirrane

Wave Energy Scotland, Tim Hurst

Ocean Energy, Tony Lewis

5 Minute Snapshots:

Closing remarks by Declan Meally, Head of Emerging Sectors, Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland

Session 3: 'MaREI - a centre of excellence for marine and renewable energy' Chair: Jimmy Murphy

Note that project titles have been abbreviated. Presentations to follow.

MEA Project, Gordon Dalton

Tidal energy research at MaREI, Stephen Nash

Vision for MRE research, Gregorio Iglesias

Optimisation of WEC, Li Guo Wang and Matthieu Ancellin

Regulatory frameworks comparison, Zoe O'Hanlon

General Discussion led by Jimmy Murphy


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