Sessions - WindEurope Offshore 2019


Research and innovation priorities

Science & Research

When: Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 10:45 - 12:15
Where: A12

Session description

This session will cover the next big ticket innovations and technology developments in the wind energy sector. Industry representatives will share their vision on the next frontier of wind energy technology and highlight the research & innovation needed to deliver on the ambitious EU targets. The academic community will paint a forward looking high-level picture for wind energy science research & innovation.

  • What are the areas for European wide and cross-sectoral collaboration?
  • Session chair



    Keynote: research and innovation priorities

    Erik Van Iperen

    Offshore Wind Innovation Program Lead, Shell

    A roadmap to boost research and de-risk wind energy innovation

    Aidan Cronin

    Chairman, ETIP Wind

    An offshore wind research lighthouse initiative

    John Olav Tande

    Chief Scientist, SINTEF Energy Research AS

    Joining the presenters for discussion

    Carlos Eduardo Lima da Cunha

    Policy Officer - Clean Energy Transition, European Commission

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