Thematic Topics

The conference topics listed below span the fields of wave and tidal energy research together with offshore wind and OTEC, ranging from technical to cross-cutting policy, finance and environmental subjects. You are encouraged to submit Abstracts in the following topics/categories:

  • Wave and tidal energy resource characterization
  • Device development and testing
  • Device hydrodynamics and structural mechanics
  • Power take-off and device control
  • Device and environmental modeling
  • Offshore Wind
  • OTEC Systems
  • Environmental impact and appraisal
  • Policy development and legislation
  • Socio-economic impact
  • Grid connection and system aspects
  • Future markets and financing
  • Smart grid technology

First Call for Abstract is now open here