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OEE Strategy Day 2022

Event overview

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