June 1st, 2018|Comments Off on BLUEWEEK 2018, PRESENTATIONS ROTTERDAM


Towards an innovative platform for seaweed production in the North Sea

Klaas Timmermans, NIOZ

Discussion on ecological impact of large scale wind park developments , what is needed for developments in the future

Marnix Poelman, WUR

Offshore wind R&D agenda 2020-2030

Bob Meijer, TKI wind op Zee

Maintenance of a existing windfarm

Bart Hoefakker, Gemini

Autonomous shipping

Johan de Jong, MARIN

Floating maintenance hub

Olaf Waals, MARIN

Robotics in offshore wind O&M

Haico van der Heijden, TNO

Maintenance Islands

Chris Westra, Westra Consulting  


BICEPS Network: shippers demand sustainable ocean shipping

Walter Vermeer, FrieslandCampina Corporate Procurement

OceanWings®, a reefable and automated wingsail for the hybrid propulsion of ships (presentation not available)

Nicolas Sdez/Gaëtan Breurec, VPLP/CNIM

Wind+Wing developments; scaling up

Charlie Bogue, Wind+Wing Technologies

Net Zero Sail Propulsion for Tankers with the TankerProa

Frank J. Berté PhD, Innovative Marine Technology

The Tig Rig Retrofit Sail System

Alistair Johnson, Dasivedo

Energy Transition in shipping

Moritz Krijgsman, MARIN

VentiFoil developments

Guus van der Bles, eConowind

Flying insects & drones

Florian Muijres, Wageningen University and Research

Fish propulsion

Johan L. van Leeuwen, Wageningen University and Research

O-foil heritage and further

Christian Veldhuis, MARIN

Call for contribution BlueWeek 28-30 May, 2018

January 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Call for contribution BlueWeek 28-30 May, 2018

If you wish to get involved and participate (though presentation of projects, proposal for new JIP or EU initiatives) in any of the below themes then complete this form and join us.

  1. Ocean Energy (tidal, waves, biomass, floating wind, floating solar) Monday, May 28
  2. Blue Life (use of the ocean for farming, protection ocean life) Monday, May 28
  3. Natural Propulsion for the shipping industry (wind, solar, water) Wednesday, May 30
  4. Natural Solutions (Nature inspired solutions) Wednesday, May 30

Technical information for speakers

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