Workshops will take place on Day 2 of the Conference as scheduled in the programme.
The theme of these workshops is:
'Barriers to the development of the Marine Renewable Energy sector across Europe'
Three parallel sessions are schedules, as outlined below. Each session will begin with a 15-120 minute presentation by an expert in the field. The presentation will highlight pre-existing barriers and stimulate debate on how we might overcome the impediments. These sessions are designed to encourage interactions with stakeholders who have an interest in progressing the European MRE indsutry
After the Workshop sessions a plenary session will be held to integrate the various issues and to set an agenda for future activites.
Parallel Workshops Sessions
· Prof Inigo Losada, IHC, Barriers to developing offshore wind
· Prof Roger Falconer/Dr. Stuart Anderson, Cardiff, Barriers to developing tidal barrages
· Prof Carlos Guedes Soares, IST, Barriers to developing wave energy
Plenary session on Workshops
Close of Conference