Building the Blocks of Investability: Rising the Level of Confidence | DAY 2 | 4:45-6pm
Peter Scheijgrond is one of the ambassadors for the international ocean energy sector having worked in this field for over 20 years and bringing cohesion and cooperation in the ‘energy from water’ sector. He is one of the founding board members of the Dutch Energy from Water Association (EWA). and currently chairs the IEC TC-114 Dutch mirror committee on the development of new standards for marine energy convertors. He holds engineering degrees from the University of Glasgow, the Glasgow School of Art, Strathclyde University and University of Applied Sciences Groningen. Previously with Ecofys, over a period of 12 years he developed and demonstrated the Wave Rotor technology. At the Dutch Marine Energy Centre he supports the testing and development of new marine energy technologies.