Thursday, March 16th 2017

Conference led by par Bruno Geschier - Ideol

Floating wind 2.0: Post 2020 Commercial deployment challenges

Workshop moderated by Rhodri JAMES, THE CARBON TRUST / Manager, Policy & Innovation - United Kingdom



Geographic markets development, industrialization and Supply chain management

Workshop moderated by Jean François Petit, France Energie Eolienne (French Wind Energy Association) / Vice-President of the Offshore Committee – France

How to strike the right balance between local content and industry growth

Alun ROBERTS - BVG Associates

How can The civil works industry contribute to the lowering of the LCOE and a higher acceptability? Key challenges and possible solutions


Construction of 4 different floating offshore wind projects : challenges, solutions, lessons learned and way forward

Dr Tatsuo TOKIMASA - Hitachi Zosen Corporation
Dr Shigeki OHKUBO - Hitachi Zosen Corporation

The industrialization challenges of floating offshore foundations as seen from a turbine manufacturer’s point of view

Jesper Møller - SIEMENS

US National Renewable Energy Laboratory presentation

Philipp Beiter - National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Lunchtime Cocktail


Numerical modeling, applied R&D, monitoring, etc

Workshop moderated by Christian BERHAULT, Ecole Centrale de Nantes / Directeur du site d'essai SEM-REV - France

Validation of Offshore Wind Modeling tools using a Floating semisubmersible : Phase II of the IEA OC5 Project

Amy ROBERTSON - National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Integrated methodology for the optimization of the subsea architecture for floating wind farms


New approach for integrity management of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines


Experimental validation of the pharwen code using data from scaled-model of a floating wind turbine tested in a wind tunnel with imposed motions

Joanna Kluczewska-Bordier - NENUPHAR

Design of offshore vertical axis wind turbine for AEROPITCH wind tunnel experiments

Sukanta ROY - Aix Marseille University, IRPHE, EOLFI

Scientific and technical aspects in wind tunnel testing of floating offshore wind turbines

Marco BELLOLI - Dipartimento di Meccanica Politecnico di Milano



Floating wind systems and their key components (Part 2)

Workshop moderated by Henrik STIESDAL, Consultant / Former CTO of Siemens - Denmark

From turbine to shore : connection interfaces, risks and functionalities


From concept to completion : the engineering, manufacturing and installation of a cost-competitive and innovative mooring system for France's first floating offshore wind turbine

Luc SIMON - Le Beon Manufacturing

Turbine pitch control system of FOWT for high efficiency and load reconduction

Dr Chuichi ARAKAWA - Université de Tokyo

Revision of DNV GL design standard for floating wind turbine structures

Anne Lene Haukanes Hopstad - DNV GL - Energy

Closing session