Programme 2024

09:30
Registration

10:00 Welcome – Erwin Leys (President BOC)

10:05 Opening Speech – Bart Tommelein (Mayor Ostend)

10:20 Theme Speech – Caroline Verstraete

10:30 Princess Elisabeth Latest update – Lieve Jorens (FPS Economy – DG Energy)

10:50 Workforce challenges – Ralph Savage (GWO)

11:10 Securing offshore assets – Kurt De Winter (Belgian Navy)

11:30 Coffe break

11:50 Innovative solutions – Piet Opstaele (The Blue Cluster)

12:10 New ambitions, New challenges – Peter Frohböse (DNV)

12:30 Cable challenges & opportunities – Geert Moerkerke (ELIA)

12:50 Q&A + Conclusions

13:00 Lunch + networking

14:00-15:00
Innovation stage by Blue Cluster
17:00 - 19:00
Reception & Offshore Oscars

In VIP area Bagatelle.

Dinner is invitation only.

10:00 - 17:00
Fair Visit

Fair is free for every professionel, but registration is required.

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Free wifi available!

09:30
Registration

09:30: Welcome & coffee
10:00: Education & skills by WindEurope
10:10: FLORES project
10:20: T-SHORE project
10:30: Offshore4Sure project
10:40: Workshop
• Harmonizing standards and certification
• O&M
• Security (cyber & data)
• Emerging technology: offshore floating solar
• Emerging technology: wave energy
• Emerging technology: tidal energy
11:30: Plenary feedback
11:50: Conclusions
12:00: Lunch + networking

Participation is free of charge but registration is required.
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10:00 - 15:00
Fair visit

Fair is free for every professionel, but registration is required.
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Free flex offices and wifi available!

Final speech and closing drink