Annual Conference 2015

AWATEA will be holding its Annual Conference on Thursday 7th May 2015 at the Royal Society of New Zealand in Thorndon, Wellington.

Speakers will include people from MetOcean, Motu, NIWA, GNS, University of Otago and more.

You’ll hear about:

  • Latest developments at Azura, New Zealand’s leading marine energy development (recently featured on Radio NZ).
  • Fast paced quick-talk session Powered by Pecha Kucha that gives brief speaking slots to a range of new ideas.
  • An announcement confirming exciting international speakers is pending.
  • Overview of the invitation-only Callaghan Innovation workshop on Marine Energy Acceleration.
  • Update on the Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge.
  • Update on the proposed Marine Energy Centre and its connections with EMEC.
  • New educational initiatives.
  • Round-table discussion on the future of AWATEA – have your say.


Register for the conference here.