Develop and manage optimized cost reduction strategies for the procurement, construction and connection of profitable offshore wind projects
The Offshore Wind Series Summits are now recognised as Europe’s most reputable and rewarding commercial business forums. Since 2009 over 1,100 delegates, 300 companies, 50 exhibitors and sponsors from 35 different countries have come together to develop winning offshore strategies, conduct important business and to cement their company’s name in the growing industry.
Key topics to be discussed at the 2014 Summit:
- FINANCING OFFSHORE WIND:
Upgrade financial models according to investor apetite to ensure a fully bankable project
- UPGRADING CONSTRUCTION MODELS AS WE MOVE TO DEEPER WATERS:
Ensure increased efficiency, reduced timelines and minimised costs for streamlined construction processes
- CONTRACT MANAGEMENT:
Successfully manage multiple contracts, reducing delays during procurement & construction to reduce CAPEX
- TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION IN OFFSHORE WIND:
Explore the most exciting areas (vessels, foundations & grid connection) for R&D and how the supply chain needs to evolve to achieve cost reduction for the industry
- WEATHER RISK MITIGATION
Upgrading weather strategy as we move farshore to reduce risk impact of weather days for smoother running projects
- GRID CONNECTIONS:
- How far are we from providing a fully reliable HVDC grid that can be harmonised to supply a constant stream of energy
So who will you meet?
Based on the unprecedented success of the last 6 years and the collaborations that have gone into making 2014 the biggest and most important summit yet, here is just some of what you can expect:
Key speakers at the 2014 Summit: E.ON, Mainstream Renewable Power, Scottish Power Renewables, TenneT, Green Investment Bank, Augusta & Co, Typhoon Offshore, GeoSea and many more.