Only 4 weeks until the OFFSHORE WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition!

To make your visit to OFFSHORE WINDPOWER 2011 more productive, we are proud to send you Countdown to the Show e-newsletters. Each edition of this weekly e-newsletter will provide news and updates from show management, as well as exciting exhibitor announcements.

Also, don't forget to forward this newsletter to a colleague or client to inform them of all of the benefits to attending OFFSHORE WINDPOWER!

Educational Program

Three Session Tracks– The program is organized into 3 session tracks, covering the following topics:
  • Business and Policy Issues

  • Technical Issues and Scientific Research

  • Offshore Supply Chain
Check out the schedule at a glance for the latest info on speakers and topics.Email to upgrade to a full conference pass if you haven’t done so already.

Three General Sessions
– The general sessions, open to any registered attendee, are the mainstay of this year’s educational program.  A general session will be offered each day of the conference.
  • Welcome & Opening Session–Speakers will include the visionaries and key decision makers for offshore wind energy, including Governor Martin O'Malley of Maryland.
  • Major Turbine Manufacturers and OEM Panel - Tuesday's general session will feature a panel of elite wind turbine manufacturers, offering their views on the U.S. offshore wind power market, latest turbine designs, lessons from Europe, and U.S. supply chain strategies.

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  • Offshore Developers Panel - The conference will close with two panels made up exclusively of offshore wind developers. Attendees will hear directly from offshore wind developers about their views of the industry and the challenges and opportunities they are working through. 
Posters - An impressive collection of poster presentations, located on the exhibit floor, will capture pertinent offshore wind issues and research in informative displays. Click here for details on individual posters.
  • Poster Session - attendees will meet and discuss the content with the authors of the poster during an added Poster Session on Wednesday, October 12th, from 2:00pm - 3:00pm.
  • Poster Reception - Wednesday October 12th 4:30pm to 5:30pm.

Discounted Housing Deadline Approaching

AWEA has negotiated discount hotel rates at a number of nearby hotels, and these rates end on September 19, 2011Click here now to book your hotel room.

Register a Colleague or Client at the Discounted Rate

The discounted registration rate ends September 20th so make sure your colleagues and clients are all registered!  Send them to

Maximizing your time at OFFSHORE WINDPOWER – Use the Attendee Toolkit and My Show Planner!

Do your homework in advance of the show and use the Attendee Toolkit and My Show Planner.  Use the Toolkit to view the floor plan, search for exhibitors, browse conference sessions, and create a My Show Planner account.  The My Show Planner lets you add exhibitors and sessions to your personalized itinerary, contact exhibitors, share information, and setup appointments. The My Show Planner can be used prior to, during, and after the conference.

The My Show Planner is powerful online planning and networking tool that lets you easily:
  • Explore the floor plan and search exhibiting companies
  • Review exhibitor profiles, press releases, promotional video, and more
  • Sort exhibitors by product category
  • Search and review conference sessions
  • Add exhibitors and conference sessions to your planner and create a personalized event itinerary
  • Use the calendar feature to manage appointments, sessions, dinners, and special events
  • Print your itinerary and calendar
Get started using your My Show Planner today!

Interactive Attendee Toolkit

See Exhibitor News Below:

Siemens Wind Power A/S | Booth #: 345   

Siemens Wind Power is no. 1 in offshore
Siemens is a world-leading supplier of high-quality wind turbines and related services and ranked number one in the global offshore market. With robust and reliable wind turbines and highly efficient solutions for power transmission and distribution, Siemens provides clean power across the entire energy conversion chain. From the wind power headquarters in Denmark and locations around the world more than 7,000 dedicated employees are helping to meet tomorrow’s energy needs while protecting the environment.

Siemens Wind Power

New Products and Services

Bechtel | Booth #: 643   

Attend AWEA’s Off-Shore Conference and meet the Bechtel Team in the Exhibit Hall at - Booth 643! We look forward to seeing you in Baltimore.
Wind is a fast growing energy technology, and Bechtel is the contractor that can provide customers the reliability and value they want through our innovation, technical resources, and integrated development, planning, deployment, and startup/commissioning services. Drawing on our experience and employing industry-best practices, Bechtel stands ready to assist customers in putting this clean source of renewable energy to work. To discuss your development needs, visit us at Booth 643.

Bechtel Renewable Power
Bechtel Renewable Power Video
Bechtel Wind Brochure