The 15th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference

EWTEC2023 | 3rd – 7th September 2023 in Bilbao, Spain


The programme at a glance (shown below) is subject to change with event details and oral presentation sessions to be announced  closer to the date. Please click on the programme for a full size graphic.

Please note, the EWTEC 2023 organizing committee reserve the right to modify the programme at any time according to the circumstances.


EWTEC 2023 will take palce at the Bizkaia Aretoa (click here for a virtual tour), located in one of the most emblematic parts of Bilbao. The L-shaped building opens out onto the estuary and the Guggenheim Museum (click here for digital experiences), right in the centre of Avenida Abandoibarra, between the Padre Arrupe footbridge and the bridge known as the Puente de Deusto. See the plans below for the location of the main spaces (auditoriums, exhibition galleries and open-plan areas) within the Bizkaia Aretoa which will be utilised for EWTEC 2023. Please note that detailed location information will be circulated closer to the conference date.

Various social and technical events (including a regatta, welcome reception, gala dinner and technical visits) will take place in the city centre with a detailed programme to be announced shortly.