We are embedding RRI into the governance framework of five marine and maritime institutions.
We are engaging the quadruple helix in all aspects of RRI governance. Academia, industry, policy, and society.
We examine how funding bodies can positively influence and encourage academia towards RRI via its funding policies and interaction.
Government boards of marine and maritime research organisations do not currently involve the public and all relevant stakeholders at early stages of research strategies.
The marine and maritime research sector has a high proportion of engineers, a traditionally male career path and with low gender equality improvement to date.
MaREI conducts fundamental research relating to marine and renewable energy applications, and constructs world class marine technology demonstration systems.
WaVEC works on marine renewable energies, offshore aquaculture and ocean engineering solutions, working together with the business sector.
PLOCAN is a multipurpose technical-scientific service infrastructure that provides support for research, technological development and innovation in the marine and maritime sectors.