Committee Members

The Executive Committee is the main decision body for ICOE, chaired by the host organisation (BEC) with the participation of the OES chairman, the two previous organisers and international experts. The Executive Committee is in charge of delivering an attractive technical programme ensuring the continuity of ICOE identity. For this purpose, it is supported by the International Advisory Committee.

Executive Committee

 Name Surname Organisation
Ana Brito WavEC. Secretariat IEA / OES
Luciana Ciocci National Hydropower Association
Yann-Hervé De Roeck France Energies Marines. Chairman of IEA / OES
Allison Johnson U.S. Department of Energy
Ravin Palla Bluenergy Solutions
Amy Parsons Ocean Energy Europe
Marcos Suárez Basque Energy Cluster
José Luis Villate Tecnalia Research and Innovation
Amandine Volard French Environment & Energy Management Agency

International Advisory Committee

 Name Surname Organisation
Marcelle Askew Seabased
Juan Bald AZTI
Jesús Maria Blanco University of the Basque Country
Andrea Copping Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Tom Denniss Wave Swell Energy
Segen Estefen Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Cameron Fisher North Solutions
Henry Jeffrey University of Edinburgh
Daisuke Kitazawa University of Tokyo
Michael Lawson NREL
Marc  Le Boulluec IFREMER
Reenst Lesemann  C Power
Tony Lewis UCC
Joao Maciel EDP
Gloria Maldonado MERIC
Dernis Mediavilla EMEC
Kim Nielsen Ramboll / Danish partnership for wave energy
Elisa Obermann Marine Renewables Canada
Andrés Osorio UNAL
Markel Peñalba University of Mondragon
Jalihal Purnima NIOT
Samantha Quinn POET
Bryson Roberston OSU
Pablo Ruiz-Minguela Tecnalia Research and Innovation
Peter Scheijgrond Bluespring
Rodolfo Silva Casarin UNAM
Narasimalu Srikanth Energy Research Institute @ Nanyang Technology University
Trey Taylor Verdant Power
Jørgen Hals  Todalshaug Corpower Ocean
Yago Torre-Enciso BiMEP
Ji Wang National Ocean Technology Center (NOTC)