International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE 2018)

June 12-14, 2018   Cité de la Mer, Cherbourg-Octeville, France

International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE 2018) will be held in Cherbourg-Octeville, France on June 12-14, 2018.

International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE 2018) is a conference and exhibition dedicated to the industrial development of renewable marine energy.

The International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE 2018) covers topics such as:

  • Role of governments and investors
    • Enabling wave and tidal energy
    • Leverages to increase investment
    • Scale developments
    • Funding for small
    • Market development (Global experience of market design - what has worked and what has not, What issues have emerged, What market development is needed to level the playing field with matured renewables)
  • Technology and challenges
    • Design of arrays and farms as effective powerplants
    • Developing engineering and integrated solutions to meet market needs
    • Moorings and foundations; station-keeping for installations, operations and maintenance
    • How to avoid developers relearning via repeating mistakes
    • Cost reduction and reliability improvement through new materials
    • Solutions for interconnection: cabling, connections monitoring
    • Metals, composites, and design
  • Operating in the cruel sea
    • Does higher CAPEX lead to reduced risk and OPEX?
    • Operations & Maintenance experience
    • Lessons from Europe and America
    • How do we achieve Certification and insurance
  • Silent springs: addressing the natural and regulatory environments
    • Making the best of the sites available
    • Resources versus reserves
    • Choosing sites that help with LCOE reduction and ease of consenting
    • Using Hydrodynamic modelling to estimate scope of impacts
    • Lessons in Maritime planning, permitting and acceptability
    • New approaches by governments and regulators
  • Let`s work together!
    • Share, Learn & Collaborate
    • What skills do businesses need to work together?
    • Role of marine energy (integration, location, remote solutions)
    • Knowledge Network platform
    • Experience from maturing ProjectsPlease note that you are very welcome to hand in a paper which is oriented towards a different topic, for which a dedicated session can be created

Venue (View Map)

Cité de la Mer
Gare Maritime Transatlantique (Allée du Président Menut),
BlueSign, Normandy Region, Ocean Energy Systems


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