A Collaborative Approach to Successful Project Permitting: Balancing the Real and Present Need for Marine Energy with Protecting the Environment

The focus of this panel discussion is to demonstrate the real and timely need for marine energy commercialization while starting a dialogue on how to foster collaboration with regulatory bodies. This panel will look at a federal, state, and industry perspective on marine energy permitting and how we can learn from success stories to advance the marine energy sector.

Presenter Information

Tim Acker

Tim Acker
President and Chief Executive Officer
BioSonics, Inc.
Moderator


Sean McDermott

Sean McDermott
Supervisory Marine Habitat Resource Specialist, Alaska Regional Office, Habitat Conservation Division Anchorage
NOAA Fisheries
Speaker


Katie Sellers Reynolds

Katie Sellers Reynolds
Regulatory Affairs Manager
ORPC, Inc.
Speaker


Lindsay Dubbs

Lindsay Dubbs
Associate Director, North Carolina Renewable Ocean Energy Program and Atlantic Marine Energy Center
Coastal Studies Institute
Speaker

Quick Links