Annual Marine Energy Conference

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Leadership. Experience. Solutions.

Welcome back to the Ocean Renewable Energy Conference. OREC 2024 will take place May 20-23, 2024, at the World Forestry Center in Portland, Oregon. Sessions and discussion will focus on a broad range of subjects describing the marine energy sector and include opportunities to stay up to date on key developments such as testing infrastructure and Blue Economy opportunities.

Stay tuned here for more details on OREC 2024 soon!


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Full sponsor prospectus coming soon. In the meantime, please reach out to for a wide range of options to support this event.

Agenda coming soon

We are diligently working on our agenda, so check back soon for more information. If you have any ideas for agenda topics, sessions, or workshops, now is the time to let us know!

Venue / Location

World Forestry Center – Portland, Oregon


Interior of Miller Hall. Nestled in the trees of Portland's West Hills, the World Forestry Center adjoins 5200-acre Forest Park, with hiking trails, gardens, and other natural attractions. 


Photos from past ORECs…

The next Ocean Renewable Energy Conference is a ways off, but you can relive some of your favorite memories from conferences past in the meantime.


OREC 2022 in Portland, Oregon