Wind Industry

EWEA Offshore 2011

Nov 30, 2011
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Your Northern European Offshore Wind Hub: Business Opportunities in Germany

Offshore wind turbine | © GTAI On Wednesday November 30, 2011, this side event during EWEA Offshore in Amsterdam focused on how business can benefit from Germany's offshore wind market.

The economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany, Germany Trade & Invest, and its partners from the federal states of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Brandenburg, Bremen, Hamburg, Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and Schleswig-Holstein joined forces and presented this event together.

Journalist Sara Knight, wind energy expert, and the speakers of the event showed the more than 100 participants, how Germany can be utilized as a hub to serve the northern European offshore wind market.

The Agenda

15:30 - Welcome Note: Dr. Jürgen Friedrich, Chief Executive, Germany Trade & Invest
15:45 - Keynote: Laure Kaelble, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Protection and Nuclear Safety

16:00 - Dirk Briese, Managing Director, wind:research

16:20 - Achim Berge, Managing Director, wpd offshore GmbH

  • Project Developers' Perspectives on German Offshore Wind Farms - Hands-on Experience and Lessons to be Learned for the Industry

16:40 - Anne Bräutigam, Renewable Energies & Resources, Germany Trade & Invest

17:00 - Networking

In Cooperation with

Our partners at EWEA Offshore 2011: Baden-Württemberg International, Brandenburg Economic Development Board, Bremen Invest, Business Development and Technology Transfer Corporation of Schleswig-Holstein (WTSH), HWF Hamburg Business Development Corporation, Invest in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and Niedersachsen Global | © GTAI

Further Partners

Further partners: Erneuerbare Energien Hamburg Clusteragentur GmbH, WAB Windenergie-Agentur Bremen/Bremerhaven e.V., windcomm schleswig-holstein – Netzwerkagentur Windenergie, Maritimes Cluster Norddeutschland, Wind Energy Network, Wirtschaftsförderung Prignitz | © GTAI

Anne Bräutigam

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