OEE Strategy Day 2022
Date : 11/04/2022
Time : 14:00 - 17:30
This event is for OEE members only. If you'd like to become a member, please contact Natalia Echeverri.
Our annual Strategy Day brings together the members to hear about OEE's work but is also a unique opportunity to share, provide input and direction.
Session 1: Building a brand: How to tell your story to attract investment
14:00 – 15:00
Join some of the industry’s communications and marketing experts and learn how to brand your company to attract finance/investment. Do’s and don’ts, where to invest your time (and money!) in comms and how to make the best case for your company.
Intro + moderator: Amy Parsons, OEE
Speakers: Sarah Watt, Orbital Marine Power ; Stuart Davies, ORPC
Session 2: Crowdfunding showcase
15:15 – 16:15
Over the past 5 years, crowdfunding has become an increasingly appealing option to finance ocean energy projects – close to 20 companies have already successfully done so. In this session, leading ocean energy technology developers will share their experience and tips for a successful campaign.
Intro + moderator: Rémi Collombet, OEE
Speakers: Michael Henriksen, Wavepiston ; Gareth Stockman, Marine Power Systems ; Jérôme Le Moigne, Sabella ; John Meagher, Nova Innovation
Session 3: Turning the tide at a national level
16:30 – 17:30
The last year has seen important progress in some of our key markets in Europe. This panel discussion brings together those who are working with governments to create national markets & funding opportunities for wave & tidal across Europe.
Intro + moderator: Donagh Cagney, OEE
Speakers: Sue Barr, Marine Energy Council ; Jérémy Simon, Syndicat des énergies renouvelables ; Peter Coyle, Marine Renewables Industry Association