Peter Collinson. Associate, UK
Now based in London, Dr Collinson is the founder of Dendrityca Ltd, an independent consultancy specialising in Technology Transformation for energy and maritime industry applications.
Peter worked extensively on the strategic development and rollout of Marine Autonomous Systems for British Petroleum over the past seven years. He has supported many developments of marine robotic technology, both under and on the water, and is a member of robotics committees for UKRI (Innovate UK Government) and the National Oceanography Centre, UK. Prior to his role in technology he was a Risk and Crisis Manager with extensive experience in enterprise risk management and crisis response, leading humanitarian and environmental teams during 9-11, the Asian Tsunami, and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010.
Dr Collinson holds a PhD in Marine Ecology from the University of Hong Kong, and is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST).