Wind Energy Update
5th annual

Offshore Wind Construction, Installation & Commissioning Conference

October 14-15, 2013 | Hamburg, Germany

Utilize latest International project, operational and technical experience to enhance execution cost reduction in future offshore wind projects

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OWCIC, the most influential global business focused conference and exhibition for the offshore wind community, will attract 150+ senior level decision makers under one roof. It has been specifically tailored to facilitate the development of vital new UK and European partnerships to drive forward offshore project deployment.

Over 2 days you'll get:

  • PATHWAYS TO A REDUCED LEVELISED COST OF ENERGY (LCoE)
    Get exclusive offshore wind costs reduction insight driven by technology and the supply chain
  • DESIGN & INSTALLATION: FOUNDATIONS, CABLES, SUBSTATIONS
    Discover the latest technology and equipment advancements that will enable you to achieve CAPEX reductions
  • COST SAVING LOGISTICS STRATEGIES
    Implement the latest tools and processes into transporting your major components for maximised time efficiency
  • CONTRACTING STRUCTURE, PARTNERSHIPS, AND ALLIANCES
    Balance risk and costs and help your business expand faster than the competition
  • ADVANCEMENTS IN THE OFFSHORE GRID
    Explore future European build times according the developments in offshore transmission systems

NEW FOR FEATURES FOR 2013

Now in its 5th knockout year, the Offshore Wind Construction, Installation and Commissioning Conference is offering you an additional range of exclusive benefits to guarantee you take away only the hottest leads at this industry-leading event:

  • Premium Online Networking Suite - To ensure you meet your existing clients and schedule time with potential new customers, we've created an online networking service for you to arrange meetings weeks before the event takes place and remain in contact weeks after the event has taken place
  • On Site Interactive Networking Hub - Meeting the right people amongst 200+ industry leaders is no easy task so we have arranged for an interactive messaging board onsite to ensure you can give your business cards to the right people, even if you can't find them
  • Superior Stakeholders Lunch - on a strictly invite only list, we are arranging a closed door session so the biggest utilities, buyers, OEMs and EPCs can discuss openly and frankly the real issues that they are facing. This will ensure the biggest names are present so you can meet-up and share your opinions
  • Exclusive Rates for leading Utilities and Developers - to ensure we have every interested party in attendance, we are offering out 20 half price passes for the biggest utilities and developers to ensure you make the most of the industry meeting

Why attend the OWCIC, Hamburg?

The Offshore Wind Construction, Installation and Commissioning Conference is your number one meeting point to secure your slice of this multi-billion dollar industry. Hear from key stakeholders in the offshore wind value chain address the most critical challenges in the UK & Europe’s seas so you can align your strategy to capitalize on this multi-billion Euro industry.

  • 200+ senior level offshore wind experts sharing their ideas and understanding, allowing you to network, learn and adopt the best strategies for your operations
  • Hand-picked guest speakers from renowned operators, regulators and contractors to provide a complete industry perspective on the most important offshore wind advances
  • 6+ exhibition stands, a dedicated networking zone and enhanced meeting opportunities will give you an all-round opportunity to discover the latest and most cost-effective technology available to install offshore wind farms
  • Extensively researched and detailed agenda to address the key challenges, latest developments and crucial industry needs

Key speakers in 2013 included:

Take a look at just some of this year's speakers to understand the level of expertise you can expect at the conference:

  • Jan Hensmans, Chairman of the Programme Board of NSCOGI, Ministry of Economy of Belgium
  • Johannes Kammer, Program Manager LEC Reduction - Commercial Steering, Vattenfall 
  • Kambiz Gindesgaard, Head of Installation & Logistic, Scottish Power Renewables
  • Daniel Brickwell, Head of Sales and Project Development, BARD Holding GmbH
  • Bernard Casey, Head of Offshore Engineering, Mainstream Renewable Power
  • Lars Engelmann, Head of Project Services 'Logistics and Vessels', Vattenfall
  • Claus Christensen, Director of Construction Management, DONG Energy
  • Thierry Aelens, Chief Commercial Officer, RWE OLC GmbH 
  • Speaker TBC, EnBW
  • Wilfried Breuer, Managing Director Projects, TenneT TSO GmbH 
  • Steve Beel, Associate Director, Offshore Substation, Ofgem
  • Lorenz Mueller, Head of Offshore Projects, 50Hertz
Jon Harman
Director of Projects
Managing Director

Wind Energy Update
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E: jon@windenergyupdate.com