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Riding the Wave to Zero Emission Energy
*Full details on BE CRC events web page: https://blueeconomycrc.com.au/events/

This webinar will outline the technical aspects, market potential and barriers associated with different methods and technologies for capturing and converting wave energy to electricity. We will show the research being undertaken to accelerate the commercialisation of wave energy technology to reduce costs and increase the performance, by the partners in the Blue Economy CRC.

Speakers and webinar topics include:

"Introduction to wave energy and the opportunities for wave energy as a part of our renewable energy mix"
– Adi Kurniawan, University of Western Australia

“Development of a Mooring Tensioner for Blue Economy Applications”
- Dr Alex Pichard, Carnegie Clean Energy
- Dr Rod Thomson, Advanced Composite Structures Australia
- A/Prof Michael Heitzmann, The University of Queensland

“Wave Swell Energy – The UniWave200 King Island project experience”
- Scott Hunter, Wave Swell Energy
Panelists include: A/Prof Gregor Macfarlane (AMC/AMCS) and Dr Remo Cossu (UQ)

“MARINET2 project”
- Dr Sebastian Gueydon, University College Cork

“Open Sea Lab, the first natural laboratory powered by waves energy in LATAM”
- Bárbara Parragué Guzmán, Energía Marina and Technology Center MERIC (Marine Energy Research & amp; Innovation Center

“Seeding marine innovation in WA with a Wave Energy deployment in Albany: overview and update”
- Prof Christophe Gaudin, University of Western Australia
- Hugh Wolgamot, University of Western Australia
- Jana Orszaghova, University of Western Australia

Facilitator: Prof Irene Penesis - Research Director, Blue Economy CRC

In addition to 20min Q&A session.

We look forward to your participation.

Dec 8, 2021 11:30 AM in Hobart

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