Offshore Wind Executive Summit

August 9 & 10, 2017 - Houston, Texas, USA

Offshore Wind Executive Summit

The U.S. is on the brink of a booming offshore wind industry – is your business ready? The 2017 Offshore Wind Executive Summit: The Parallels of Wind, Oil and Gas will bring together decision makers from wind and offshore oil and gas, both from the U.S. and Europe. Using many of the same technologies—design, foundations, vessels, cabling and a highly skilled workforce—offshore O&G experts play an important role in the advancement of U.S. offshore wind. The Offshore Wind Executive Summit will provide the forum to establish new business relationships. Educate yourself on the current market including project development, important policy issues and the complicated supply chain. This event will give attendees the chance to develop what is necessary to advance the U.S. offshore wind industry.


  • America’s First Offshore Wind Farm
  • Diversification and the Opportunities That Exist Today (and Tomorrow)
  • The Three Pillars of Success: Equipment, Logistics and Installation
  • Infrastructure, Development and Project Management
  • The Industry Demands for Offshore Wind Engineering and Design
  • Increasing Performance, Managing Risks and Lowering Costs
  • Lessons Learned from Europe

Who Should Attend?

  • Consultants
  • Engineers
  • Service Providers
  • Equipment Providers
  • Insurance Executives
  • Project Developers
  • Financiers
  • Inspectors
  • Operators


  • Habib Dagher – University of Maine, Executive Director, Advanced Structures and Composites Center
  • Ted Dimitry – Alliant, Vice President and Unit Manager
  • Stephanie McClellan – University of Delaware, Director of the Special Initiative on Offshore Wind
  • Ann-Marie Walters – Bentley, Industry Marketing Director, Process eResources
  • Harold Watson – Chaffe McCall, Partner
  • Markus Rieck – Offshore Wind GE Renewable Energy, Managing Director- Commercial Operation Sales & Marketing
  • Joseph Orgeron – Montco Offshore, Chief Technology Officer
  • Jennifer Daniels – Tetra Tech, Director of Offshore Energy