BLUE DEAL Labs - Cyprus Lab

3rd day | Developing the Blue Energy Industry in Cyprus

16 Jun 21 | 08:00 - 11:30 CET

Hours below in Cyprus time

Moderators: Ms Louisa Marie Shakou and Mr Angelos Ktoris

10:00-10:15 R&I Support for Marine Renewable Energy – Dr. Nikolas Mastroyiannopoulos, Chief Scientist for R&I of the Republic of Cyprus

10:15-10:30 Opportunities via BlueInvest – Catherine Frideres, PwC

10:30-10:45 Sea Wave Energy Ltd: The story so far – Tony Antoniou, Sea Wave Energy Ltd (SWEL)

10:45-11:00 From concept note to commercial exploitation – Savvas Hadjixenophontos, Fornelia Ltd

11:00-11:15 BREAK

11:15-11:30 Synergies for Marine Food and Renewable Energy Production – Dr. Nikolas Flourentzou, Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute

11:30-11:45 Real-time Environmental monitoring/data collection – Marios Milis, SignalGeneriX

11:45-12:05 Maritime ClimAccelerator: Opportunities for marine renewable energy in Ports – Associate Professor Alexandros Charalambides, Cyprus University of Technology, Raul Cascajo Jiménez, Velencia Port

12:00-12:15 Wave Energy Converter Development for Mediterranean Conditions –  Matias Sigal. , Eco Wave Power

12:15-12:30 Blue Deal Open Innovation: Spotlight on Cyprus Challenges – Martha Foufopoulou, Kimagro Fishfarming Ltd.

12:30-12:45 Open discussion

12:45-13:45 Lunch


Louisa Marie Shakou
Cyprus Energy Agency
Angelos Ktoris
Researcher at the Maritime Institute of Eastern Mediterranean


Dr. Nikolas Mastroyiannopoulos
Chief Scientist of Research and Innovation of Cyprus
Tony Antoniou
Sea Wave Energy Ltd (SWEL)
Nikolas Flourentzou
Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute
Marios Milis
Alexandros Charalambides
Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering of the Cyprus University of Technology
Matias Sigal
Business Development professional at Eco Wave Power