Event programme

Event programme


08:45:   Open virtual rooms.
09:05:   Terry Waugh, Lead REDAWN Partner Action Renewables – Welcome & Introduction to REDAWN.
09:10:   Andrew Muir MLA. Alliance Party Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly for North Down - Finance and Infrastructure Spokesperson – Opening and Welcome.
09:20:   Infographics summarising project outputs.
09:25:   Keynote conversation: REDAWN and Beyond 1 (The state of the art and beyond)
Chaired by: Armando Carravetta, University of Naples, Federico II, with:

  • Ioannis Kougias, Programme Officer- Scientific Research, EU Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy.
  • Anthony Rinjonneau, Commercial Director, Sud Ouest Canalisations (SOC) Manufacturer of PATs).
  • Enrique Ruiz Hernández, Head of Technical Department, PowerTurbines, France
  • Greco Moura, CIO (Chief Innovation Officer), Brazil.

10:00:   Interactive breakout sessions 1.

  1. Energy Recovery Resource Assessment - Aonghus McNabola, Aida Merida Garcia and Paul Coughlan, Trinity College Dublin.
  2. Economic and Policy Impacts - Dawn Murphy, Action Renewables and Indalecio González Fernández, Fundación Asturiana de la Energía.
  3. Design Guidance and Support Tools - Armando Carravetta and Oreste Fecarotta, University of Naples, Federico II.

10:30:   Break, with optional networking in chat rooms (English, Spanish, Portuguese & French).

11:00:   Interactive breakout sessions 2: MHP labs, Demonstration sites, (virtual tours).

  1. Spanish demonstration plant.

  2. France demonstration plant.

  3. Portuguese demonstration plant.

11:30:   Keynote conversation: REDAWN and Beyond 2 (Challenges to adoption and capitalisation).  Chaired by: Aonghus Mc Nabola, Trinity College Dublin with:

  • Pedro Amaral Jorge, CEO, APREN - Portuguese Association of Renewable Energies, Portugal.
  • Javier Ramírez, Director, Andalusian Energy Agency, Spain.
  • Simon Hamlyn, CEO, British Hydropower Association, UK.
  • Vincent Railliet, President, SMPGA, France.

12:00:   Address by Ismael Morán-García, Chief Executive of the Joint Secretariat & Deputy Director, EU Interreg Atlantic Area.

12:10:   Discussion, Q & A Chaired by: Helena Ramos, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST).

12:30:  Round up and CloseTerry Waugh, Lead REDAWN Partner and CEO of Action Renewables.