PAMEC 2022-Ensenada, Mx

The 2022 Pan-American Marine Energy Conference (PAMEC) was an in-person Conference in Ensenada, Mexico held June 19-22, 2022 with workshops on June 17-18. The conference attracted international support and attendance. Representatives from Canada, the USA, Mexico, Argentina, Uruguay, Costa Rica, Panama, Ecuador, Peru, Puerto Rica, Colombia, the EU and the UK were amongst the presenters and speakers.

Registration for the 3-day conference format includes keynotes presenters, plenary sessions, abstract presentations, break-out sessions and formal and private networking opportunities. Several workshops are being offered in advance of the conference. Highlights include:

  • Pre-Conference Workshops (Friday & Saturday)
  • Welcome Reception (Sunday)
  • Meals (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday)
  • Gala Dinner (Tuesday, includes transportation to Dinner venue)
  • Morning Shuttle from Ensenada downtown to conference venue
  • Evening Shuttle from conference venue to Ensenada downtown
  • Networking & Cultural Activities

You can download the Conference Program at the link below.

PAMEC 2022 is part of the family of conferences on Marine Renewable Energy Research and Development including, the European Wave and Tidal Conference (EWTEC) and the Asian Wave and Tidal Conference (AWTEC). PAMEC brings researchers together on a biannual basis. The first was in 2020 in Costa Rica.

Josue Quintanilla from El Salvador, is a professional physicist enthusiastic about the ocean energy with an rescue diver certification. Has experience with evaluation of coastal  hydrodynamic and wave modeling of his county. He has also collaborated with the making and updated process of natural science books. He is currently the El Salvador Embassador for Pan-American Ocean Energy Student Network, POES. 

Karina Ramirez Zamora is a Mechatronic engineer, with experience in the medical equipment industry. Currently, she is studying a master’s in engineering management at the University of Debrecen, Hungary, and working as communication assistant at PAMEC.Energy Association.

Corporate Sponsors

Envigour Policy Consulting
Teledyne Marine


CEMIE-Oceano A.C
Universidad Autónoma de Baja California
Centro de Investigación Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada, Baja California
Universidad del Norte Association

Conference Panelists & Presenters

Universidad Autónoma de Baja California
Centro de Investigación Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada, Baja California
Envigour Policy Consulting
Marine Renewables Canada
Pan-América Ocean Energies (POES)
University of Strathclyde
UNAM Instituto de Ingeniería
Iowa State University
Universidad de Colima
Grupo ICE
Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional
Instituto Politécnico Nacional
Laboratory of Engineering and Coastal Processes (LIPC-II-UNAM)
USEP – Unit of Electric Power Systems, CIEMAT
Universidad del Caribe
Instituto de Mecánica de los Fluidos e Ingeniería Ambiental
Universidad Tecnológica Nacional Facultad Regional Buenos Aires
International Network on Offshore Renewable Energy (INORE)
World Bank Group
Comisión Ejecutiva Hidroeléctrica Del Río Lempa (CEL)

Workshop Sponsors & Presenters

Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy
Sandia National Laboratories
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Ocean Energy Systems

Courtesy of the PAMEC 2022 Organizing Committee