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Programme

Monday, 20 June 2022
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  • Heike Winkler, Managing Director, WAB e.V.
  • Thorsten Rönner, Director, Heinrich Rönner Group
Chair: Heike Winkler, Managing Director, WAB e.V.
  • Dr Robert Habeck, German Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (tbc)
  • "Port Structure for the Energy Transition", Dr. Claudia Schilling, The Senator for Science and Ports of the State of Bremen
  • Matthieu Monnier, Deputy CEO, France Énergie Éolienne (FEE)
  • "Global Offshore Wind Energy Development: an Outlook", Prof. Dr. Martin Skiba, Chairman, World Forum Offshore Wind
Chair: Heike Winkler, Managing Director, WAB e.V.
  • Jörg Kubitza, Managing Director, Ørsted Germany
  • Tim Meyerjürgens, Chief Operating Officer, TenneT Holding BV
  • Martin Volker Gerhardt, Head of Offshore Platform and Portfolio Management, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
  • N.N., German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (tbc)
  • Dr. Nico Nolte, German Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency BSH (tbc)
  • N.N., Ministry of Economics, Infrastructure, Tourism and Labour, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (tbc)
Chair: Jens Assheuer, Managing Director, Assheuer Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH and Chairman of the Executive Board, WAB e.V.
  • Niels Erdmann, Managing Director, Deutsche WindGuard Offshore
  • Dr. Rita Kellner-Stoll, Kellner & Stoll Foundation for Climate and Environment
  • Dr. Klaus Meier, Executive Board, WPD AG
  • Ronny Meyer, Head of Department, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection
  • Nils Schnorrenberger, Managing Director, BIS Bremerhaven
  • Jörg Schulz, former Lord Mayor of the City of Bremerhaven
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Tuesday, 21 June 2022
Chair: Eize de Vries, Windpower Monthly
  • "Industrial Manufacturing Capacity and Technology", Kristoffer Mordhorst, Line Manager, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
  • "Development of Offshore Full Load Hours", Dr. Bernhard Lange, Division Head, Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy Systems IWES
Panel Discussion:
  • Kristoffer Mordhorst, Line Manager, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
  • Karsten Merker, Co-General Manager, MingYang Europe
  • Stefan H. Ehlers, Sales Director OFW Germany, GE Renewable Energy
  • N.N., Vestas Northern & Central Europe (tbc)
Chair: Randy Tinkerman, Owner, Wind Power Management
  • "ScotWind and the UK OFTO Regime", Tobias Voigt, Managing Partner, Carneades Project Services
  • "IT Security & Cyber Insurance for Critical Infrastructure", Achim Fischer-Erdsiek, Managing Partner, Nordwest Assekuranzmakler
  • "Climate Change Litigation: The New Kid on the Block", Dr. Martin P. Lögering, Lawyer/Salary Partner, Lebuhn & Puchta
  • "Economic Efficiency Assessment of Wind Energy Projects Including the Remaining Life of the Components Relevant to Stability Beyond the Operating Licence", Marco Scharobe, Managing Owner, RE:Solut
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Chair: Heike Winkler, Managing Director, WAB e.V.
  • "Major Component Exchange Campaign Cost Reductions", Michael Munder-Oschimek, Managing Director, Wind Multiplikator
  • "Repowering", N.N., Trianel / OBE
  • "Wake Effects", Martin Strack, Manager Site and Energy Assessment, Deutsche WindGuard
  • "Offshore Wind Measurements Using Fraunhofer IWES Wind Lidar Buoy in the German Bight", Sarah Zwick, Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy Systems IWES
  • "He Dreiht – Deployment of the 15 MW Vestas Wind Turbine", Manfred Haberzettel, Head of Business Development Generation, EnBW (tbc)
Chair: Telsche Nielsen-Lange, Head of Academic Trainings and University Cooperations, Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy Systems IWES
  • "Advanced Training for Specialists and Managers", Telsche Nielsen-Lange, Head of Academic Trainings and University Cooperations, Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy Systems IWES
  • "The Offshore Wind Energy MBA - Leadership Development", Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Lukas, Professor for Business Administration, Hochschule Bremerhaven
  • "Digitalisation in the Supply Chain - Field Reports and Status Quo, Thomas Zapp, International Sales Engineer, GreenGate
  • "Occupational Safety and Electrical Organisation for Operators and Service Providers: New Perspectives Through Digital Support", Ingolf Rauschenbach, Managing Director, 8.2 digital solutions
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Chair: Robert Slettenhaar, Owner, Slettenhaar Business Associates (tbc)
  • "Offshore Trends in Norway and Europe – Where Do We Go Next?", Holger Matthiesen, Managing Director Europe, Aker Offshore Wind Europe
  • "Activities of the Pomeranian Platform for Offshore Wind Energy Development in the Baltic", Karolina Lipińska, Deputy Director, Department for Economic Development, Office of the Marshal of the Pomorskie Voivodeship
  • "The Polish Offshore Wind Market, including both the Wind Farm Projects and the Supply Chain Perspective", Mariusz Witonski, CEO Polish Offshore Wind Energy Society PTMEW
  • "15 Years of Financing Offshore Wind - What Have We Learned?", Jérôme Guillet, Offshore Wind Expert
  • "Market Entry Taiwan", Manuel Zehr, Inhaber, Formosan Business Support
Chair: Marc Itgen, Director, Business Development Agency of the City of Cuxhaven
  • "Operating & Maintaining our Offshore Assets: Efficient. Smart. Sustainable", Stefan Bönig, Associate Director Grid Field Operations Offshore, TenneT
  • "System Design for the National and International Interconnection of Offshore HVDC Systems", Hendrik Köhler, Project Engineer for the LanWin1&3 Connection System, Engineer in Offshore Grid Concept Development, Amprion
  • N.N., Hydrogen CTV, FRS Elbfähre Glückstadt Wischhafen, FRS Helgoline, FRS Syltfähre.
  • "Factor 25: A Sustainable Project Tsunami is Coming to the Coast. How we are Tackling it with Multi-Project Management, IoT, Deep Learning, Logistics 5.0" Roger Heidmann, Founder & Managing Director, LSA Logistik Service Agentur
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Chair: Jean Huby, Managing Director, Ocean Breeze, and Member of the WAB Board and Matthieu Monnier, Deputy CEO, French Wind Energy Association FEE
  • "Offshore Wind in France: State of the Art and Perspective", N.N., EDF Renewables (tbc)
  • "Grids, the New Challenge for a Massive Offshore Wind Deployment", N.N., Chantiers de l’Atlantique (tbc)
  • "Learning from Henry Ford: Bringing Down the Cost of Floating Wind with Serial Manufacturing", Ole Stobbe, Business Development Manager Northern Europe, BW Ideol
  • "The DORIS Plan to Launch Hydrogen-Producing Floating Wind Turbine", Luc Graré, International Business, Lhyfe
Chair: Annette Nüsslein, Board Member, RDRWind e.V.
  • Andrea Fehr, Key Account Manager, TSR Recycling
  • "SeeOff Research Project - Development of Sustainable Dismantling Strategies for Offshore Wind Farms", Prof. Dr. Silke Eckhardt, Hochschule Bremen
  • "The Decom North Project", Dirk Jan Hummel, Project Manager, Offshore Wind Innovation Centre Eemshaven
  • Hanif Mashal, CTO – Vice President of Engineering, LM Wind Power (tbc)
Moderator: Heike Winkler, Managing Director, WAB e.V.
  • Kristina Vogt, Bremen Senator for Economic Affairs, Labour and Europe (tbc)
  • Werner Diwald, CEO, Deutscher Wasserstoff- und Brennstoffzellen-Verband e.V. (DWV) (tbc)
  • N.N., Partner Country France
Wednesday, 22 June 2022
Chair: Dr. Sigurd Weise, Jörss-Blunck-Ordemann JBO
  • "Comparative Harbour Assembly Approaches to Reduce Installation Costs for Large Floating Wind Farms", Florian Merlet, Senior Project Engineer Floating Wind, Kongstein
  • Dr. Falk Lüddecke, Managing Director, Jörss-Blunck-Ordemann JBO
  • "Test of True Digital Twins on a Foundation in the Wikinger Offshore Wind Farm", Ursula Smolka, Head of Offshore Wind Asset Management, Ramboll
  • "A Dutch Company Working on Two Floating Wind Projects Offshore Northern Ireland", Maurits Ornstein, Business Acquisition Director Renewables, SBM Offshore (tbc)
Chair: Eike Grünhagen, Senior Cluster Manager R&D, WAB e.V.
  • „Value Creation in (Northern) Germany: Offshore Wind and Green Hydrogen”, Dirk Briese, Managing Director, trend:research GmbH
  • "Hydrogen: Future Shipping Fuel?!", Carsten Wibel, Sales Director Special Vessels, Abeking & Rasmussen
  • "Hydrogen for the Port: Potentials and Perspectives", N.N., bremenports
  • "Small Vessel Categories as a Sensible Entry Point for Hydrogen in Shipping - CTVs as a Starting Point for the Market Ramp-up", Arjen Goorse, Managing Partner, Carneades Hydrogen
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Chair: Nora Denecke, Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy Systems (tbc)
  • „H2 Offshore Storage and Compression Infrastructure“, Management Board, Klaas Oltmann, Tractebel Overdick (tbc)
  • “Vestas GreenH2Atlantic Project”, Tiago Palma Veigas, Head of Country Portugal, Vestas (tbc)
  • „Hyoffwind project in Belgium”, Rudy van Beurden, SVP Public Affairs, Fluxys (tbc)
  • "Investigation and Standardisation of Electrolysers Based on the Electrical Test Bench Infrastructure in Bremerhaven", Jannik Barthel, Research Associate, Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy Systems IWES
 
Chair: Dr Dennis Kruse, Managing Director, Deutsche Windguard and Board Member, WAB e.V.
  • “Production Based Availability Using OEM Independent Top-Level SCADA-System”, Johannes Müller, Technical Performance Manager, OutSmart
  • "Maintenance of Steel Structures", Markus Hummel, CEO, mh² Offshore
  • Marcel Diekmann, CEO, Ems Maritime Offshore (tbc)
  • "Global Tech I Inspection", Martin Strack, Manager Site and Energy Assessment, Deutsche WindGuard Consulting (tbc)
 
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