Call For Extended Abstracts

Researchers are now invited to submit extended abstracts outlining their work associated with the following themes:

  • Resource Assessment
    • Methodologies
    • Technologies
    • Related Issues such as Turbulence
  • Environmental Impacts
    • Methodologies
    • Technologies
    • Findings
  • Technology I
    • Wave
    • Tidal
  • Technology II
    • Offshore Wind
    • Floating Offshore Wind
  • Technology III
    •  OTEC,
    • Salinity Gradient
  • Storage and Integration Technologies
    • Integrating Renewable Energies
    • Grid Connections
    • Storage
  • Policies to enable Remote Coastal Community Solutions
  • Technologies to enable Micro-Electricity Demand Solutions
    • Micro-electricity Demand Needs, such as Ocean Technologies, Aquaculture and Remote Micro-Grids
  • Building the Social and Policy Support for Marine Renewable Energies
    • Public Confidence
    • Integrated Planning Methodologies and Tools
    • Socio-economic Issues, including Supply Chains
    • Market Supports,
    • Test and Research Centres

Submission Steps

Those intending to submit an extended abstract should do the following:

  1. Signup for our Newsletter to ensure you are kept up to date on conference arrangements and submission processes.
  2. Early Notice of Intention: Send PAMEC an email to: with subject line showing the theme area and a one sentence title of the planned extended abstract.
  3. Download the extended abstract template (click here to download template)
  4. Extended Abstract Submission: Create a two-page extended abstract in MSWord or as a pdf and attach it to an email with subject line: Extended Abstract Submission [include Theme Area] and send it to:


Deadline for Submission

  • Early Notice of Intention to submit an Extended Abstract would be appreciated. Such a notice is not binding, but it does help us in our planning.
  • Extended Abstracts should be sent no later than 16:30 Costa Rica Time (CST) on Sunday September 15, 2019. This is an extension from the original deadline. If there is to be a further extension to this deadline, notice will be given in the Newsletter.


Next Steps

A decision on whether the author(s) Extended Abstract will be invited to do an oral presentation, or a poster presentation will be taken no later than September 30, 2019, and will be communicated to the author(s) by that date.

Before the Offer to Present becomes final, authors must register for the conference, and agree to allow their presentations to be part of conference proceedings, available to all participants electronically.

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