European Annual Conference on Ocean Energy

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The annual conference of the European Ocean Energy Association is a high level event with a high level programme which features heads of government, government ministers, leading figures from industry and research and a wide range of interest from European institutions. All these serve to make OceanEnergy Europe 2013 the most important event on ocean energy in Europe this year.

For more details on the individual sessions which will take place, visit the following pages or download the full conference programme:

Day One - 29th October

Day Two - 30th October

Parallel Programme - 29th & 30th October

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Speakers include: 
  • Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland
  • Greg Barker, Minister of State for Energy and Climate Change, United Kingdom
  • Lowri Evans, Director General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, European Commission
  • Thierry Kalanquin, Senior Vice-President Service & Marine Energy, DCNS
  • Jacques Jamart, Senior Vice President of New Energies at Alstom
  • John Thouless, Head of Marine Development | SSE Renewables
  • Simon Christian, UK Managing Director, ScottishPower Renewables
  • Rob Hastings, Director of Energy and Infrastructure, The Crown Estate
  • Bernhard Freiss,  Director, Atlantic, Outermost regions and Arctic, DG MARE, European Commission
  • Paul Verhoef, Head of Unit, Renewable Energy Technologies, DG-RTD, European Commission
  • Roland Schulze, Managerial Adviser, Low Carbon Energy Technology, EIB
  • William Gillett, Head Renewable Energy, European Agency for Competiveness and Innovation (EACI), European Commission
  • Kai Koemel, Head of Hydro and Ocean Energy,  Siemens Marine Current Technologies
  • Kai Koemel, Head of Hydro and Ocean Energy,  Siemens Marine Current Technologies