Following the successful OTEC symposium in Hawaii and Korea, the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia will host this years International OTEC Symposium. The 2-day Symposium will be held on September 1st and 2nd 2015, back-to-back to the 2015 International Conference on Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Technology (ICFCHT 2015) at the same venue in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
An Exhibition on OTEC, Hydrogen, Fuel Cells, and SmartGrid will also be held at the same venue throughout the whole first week of September 1-5, 2015.
“We are looking forward to your participation and to your presentation on any topic of interest in our joint efforts to promote ocean thermal energy-driven development for sustainability, especially in the developed and developing regions in the tropics and sub-tropics.” says Dato’ Ir Dr A. Bakar Jaafar, Co-Convener of the Symposium and Co-Chair of the UTM Ocean Thermal Energy Centre.
There will be plenary sessions and five parallel tracks covering different topics:
- OTEC Policy and Advocacy
- Technology Solutions
- Environmental Baseline Studies
- New Project Initiatives & Opportunities
- Socio-economic Impacts