DATE: March 21, 2013

TIME: 10:30 – 4:30

PLACE: Atlantic Room, National Research Council, 1 Arctic Avenue, St. John’s, Newfoundland

The growing marine renewable energy sector offers a unique opportunity for Canada to become a leader in providing solutions, systems, and expertise to the world market.  An array of skills, supplies and services are needed to service the industry including marine scientists and engineers, mechanical and electrical technicians, vessels, sensory instruments, divers, steel fabrication, manufacturing and supporting expertise such as insurance, legal, transportation, and financial services. 

With a rich tradition of offshore and marine industries, many skills and services are present in the Atlantic region that can support the emerging marine renewable energy industry, helping to establish a productive supply chain that will create new economic opportunities. 

This one day forum will provide an opportunity to learn more about how and why to get involved. To learn more about the conference, sponsorship opportunties and why you should attend CLICK HERE

NOTE: An an Oceans Advance Speaker Series event will be held prior to the forum from 8:30 – 10 am. Registration for this event is separate. The event focus will be on the state of the marine renewable energy sector globally and in Canada.

Contact Cathy Hogan at to register for this Speakers Series.