OPIN Annual Symposium will take place online on 7th of June and will provide an update on OPIN’s activities and impact over the past years, how the OPIN network plans to assist businesses moving forward as well as presentations from experts in the field.


14:00 – 14:05  Welcome & Introduction

Ana Sladic (Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland)

14:05 – 14:20  Overview and success of OPIN

Lesley Doyle (Scottish Enterprise) and Magnus Willett (Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult)

14:20 – 14:35  OPIN Case Study – Kelp Systems

Don Smith, Inventor & Founder (Kelp Systems)

14:35 – 14:55  Overview of offshore renewable energy and the benefits of industry collaboration

Gordon McIntosh, Chairman of Aberdeen International Associates Ltd and Director of Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group

14:55 – 15:05  Innovation Collaboration & Funding Opportunities

Jane Watters & Ann Marie Reid (Scottish Enterprise)

15:05 – 15:15   Closing Remarks

Lesley Doyle (Scottish Enterprise)


This event is open to OPIN members. If your organisation is not listed here, please fill out the following Membership Form. OPIN registration is quick, free and gives access to an international network of more than 500 members and activities dedicated to offshore renewable energy.