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Wednesday, 11 March 2015
17:00 - 18:30 Growing your offshore wind business in North America and Asia

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Room: A12

Session description

As part of a series of ‘Doing Business in …’ workshops, this interactive session - organised by Global Wind Energy Council - will focus on offshore markets outside Europe.  Speakers will share their experience and insights into offshore wind developments in China, India and the USA, outlining the challenges companies are likely to face when trying do business, and some practical tips as to how to overcome them. 
The session will be moderated by Steve Sawyer, Secretary General of Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).  Delegates will have the chance to engage with the speakers during the Q&A part of the session.


Steve Sawyer, Secretary General, Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC)
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Shruti Shukla
FOWIND - a roadmap for offshore wind development in India  

Qin Haiyan
Secretary General, Chinese Wind Energy Association
The current status of offshore wind in China and the future trends  

Bruce Hamilton
Director at Navigant Consulting
The US Offshore Wind Market: Opportunities and challenges faced by offshore wind project developers in a brave new world  

Alexis Crama
Vice President, Offshore Development, LM Wind Power
Challenges and opportunities of bringing down cost of energy in non-European offshore markets  

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