Government boards of marine and maritime research organisations do not currently involve the public and all relevant stakeholders at early stages of research strategies.
Marine and maritime research organisations are reluctant to release their research data due to its high costs and IP concerns.
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.