We welcome new members to share their research and practice, and to participate in our discussions. Membership of ISSMER is open to everyone who has an interest in the social aspects of marine energy, across academia, industry, and policy. There are two ways to participate:

Join ISSMER Website

To be a recognised member of the network, join ISSMER by sending an email with a brief introduction to the Coordinators, Laura Watts (IT University of Copenhagen) and Sandy Kerr (Heriot Watt University, Orkney Campus). Our general enquiries email address is

Join Mailing List

Our mailing list is open to anyone to join and share resources, news, events, and discuss current issues of interest to members. To join the ISSMER mailing list please send an email to (note the ‘plus’ symbol). Alternatively, you can join up by visiting the ISSMER Mailing List website.

You can then post to the list by sending an email to
Unsubscribe from the list by sending an email to



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