9-10 October 2014 Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
Fostering Transatlantic Growth of Marine Renewables: United States – Portugal

The Annual Seminar and International Business-to-Business (B2B) Meetings of WavEC – Offshore Renewables will be organized from 9-10 October 2014, in collaboration with the US Embassy and American Chamber of Commerce in Portugal, and under the patronage of the President of Portugal. The seminar, on 9 October, will include panel sessions on: challenges and solutions to harnessing marine energy; logistical requirements for marine energy development; partnering with the private sector and co‐financing; and US-Portugal technical cooperation. The B2B meetings, on 10 October, are expected to bring together around 200 companies, clusters, research institutions and funding stakeholders from Europe and the US. Topics of the networking event will include offshore wind power, tidal and wave energy, marine biomass, ocean thermal energy conversion, logistics and funding.  

dates: 9-10 October 2014  
venue: Gulbenkian Foundation and Luso-American Foundation  
location: Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal  
contact: Janete Gonçalves, WavEC Portugal  
phone: +351-218-482-655  
e-mail: janete.goncalves@wavec.org  
www: http://www.wavec.org/en/events/wavec_seminar_2014#.U-05I2PbEjW