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AWEA Offshore WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition

October 7 - 8, 2014

Atlantic City Convention Center | Atlantic City, NJ

JUST ANNOUNCED – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell to deliver keynote address

Sally Jewell, U.S. Secretary of the InteriorWe’re excited to welcome U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell as Keynote Speaker, who will address the progress that has been made in advancing offshore wind in the U.S.

As Secretary of the Interior, Jewell leads an agency with more than 70,000 employees. Interior serves as steward for approximately 20 percent of the nation’s lands, including national parks, national wildlife refuges, and other public lands; oversees the responsible development of conventional and renewable energy supplies on public lands and waters; is the largest supplier and manager of water in the 17 Western states; and upholds trust responsibilities to the 566 federally recognized American Indian tribes and Alaska Natives. Full bio >

AWEA Offshore WINDPOWER 2014 Conference & Exhibition is the largest offshore wind energy event in North America. With projects in advanced stages of development, lease auctions in several states, and additional government funding for advanced technology demonstration projects, the U.S. offshore wind energy industry is picking up speed and momentum.

Free pre-conference webinar: Optimizing Offshore Development Plans in the U.S. Market

On September 23 at 1:00 PM ET join DNV GL for a discussion on cost reduction through design optimization. Reducing costs now – and in the long-term – is achievable. Establishing a strategy that includes design optimization can result in decreasing cost by more than 10%. DNV GL experts will share perspective and tangible examples you can apply to your development, construction, and O&M plans. Learn more >

Connect with Industry Leaders at the AWEA Booth

During the conference, attendees can stop by the AWEA booth at designated times to connect with representatives from Siemens Wind Power Americas and Alstom, who will be available to answer your questions. Also, join the University of Delaware at the AWEA booth on October 7, 3:15 - 3:45 PM ET, for the panel Transmission and Integration into PJM.

Opening General Session Speaker

Collin O'Mara, NWF

Collin O'Mara
President & CEO
National Wildlife Federation

Collin O’Mara joined National Wildlife Federation, America’s oldest and largest wildlife conservation and education organization, as President and CEO on July 7, 2014. Full bio >

Closing General Session: DOE Advanced Technology Demonstration Project Initiative

Earlier this year at WINDPOWER 2014, the Department of Energy (DOE) announced which offshore projects would proceed to Phase 2 of the Offshore Wind Advanced Technology Demonstration: Fishermen’s Energy Atlantic City Windfarm, Principle Power Windfloat, and Dominion Virginia Power. Senior representatives from each organization have joined AWEA Offshore WINDPOWER 2014 Conference & Exhibition to discuss the initiative and the progress of offshore wind energy in the United States.

What to Expect

Each year our conference draws hundreds of attendees and dozens of exhibitors. You’ll have premier networking opportunities, two days of education covering all corners of the industry, and access to the developers necessary to get your projects off the ground. Don't get left behind as the industry and the players move forward.

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