WindEurope – Panel Session ‘Offshore wind and the wider energy system’

June 6, 2019

11:45 am - 1:00 pm


Royal Victoria Dock

Michael has been invited back to WindEurope's 2017 conference in London's ExCel and will take part in a panel session focusing on technological evolutions in the energy sector and energy security. Companies in the field of oil & gas will be invited to share their expertise to contribute to the industrialisation of the renewables sector. The session will open with two scene-setting presentations from companies who made the journey from oil & gas into offshore wind. These will be followed by the panel debate with high-level policymakers and industry representatives. Chairing this session is Hugh McNeal, CEO, RenewableUK. Currently confirmed to join Michael on the panel is:
  • Pieter Van Oord, CEO, Van Oord nv, The Netherlands
  • Benj Sykes, Co-Chair of the UK Offshore Wind Industry Council and UK Country Manager and Head of Programme Asset Management, DONG Energy, UK
  • Marco Kuijpers, Senior Manager Offshore, Tennet, The Netherlands