2018 Offshore Wind Executive Summit Session Proposal Submissions

Thank you for your interest in The Offshore Wind Executive Summit. This year we are asking you to help develop our conference education. Please review the information below, and when you are ready, please click on the “Submit Your Proposal Now” button. Submitting a session proposal does not in any way guarantee a speaking opportunity or that your topic idea will be covered. Our advisory board will determine what topics will be covered at the 2018 event. Our advisory board reserves the right to choose the topic and determine different speakers rather than those that are suggested.

Have questions or need help? Please contact our conference manager, Andrea Harner AndreaH@Pennwell.com

Deadline to submit your topic: December 1, 2017
Notification of Acceptance:
February 1, 2018

If you have never spoken or submitted a proposal for a PennWell event, you will need to create a new account. Once you have created your account, you can submit your session proposal. If you have an existing account, please log in to submit your session proposal.

After logging in, be prepared to submit the following information. If you are not ready, please wait to begin this process.
1.     You Contact Details
2.     Suggested Title
3.     Suggested Description (up to 4,000 characters including symbols and spaces)
4.     Suggested Speakers/Presenters
5.     Primary Topic – choose which area you think this fits into BEST
6.     Format - Panel Discussion NO PowerPoint or Presentation, with PowerPoint

Topics that we will cover at the 2018 event:
·       Policy & Permitting
·       Technology & Construction
·       Vessels, Logistics, SPMT’s and Cranes
·       Finance & Risk
·       O&M
·       Supply Chain


The Offshore Wind Executive Summit will bring together wind and oil and gas professionals to cover how these two industrial segments are jointly working to accelerate advancements for U.S. Offshore Wind Projects.

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Engineering & Construction

Foundation design, floating technologies, vessels, substation design and subsea cables.



Transfer vessels, subsea inspection and corrosion and weather preparedness.


Policy & Permitting

Current projects and leases, market entry barriers, local content and HSE.


Legal & Finance

Maritime law related to foundations and cost risk analysis and different funding mechanisms.


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Advisory Board

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Event Schedule

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