7th Asia Offshore Wind Day

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Asia’s Largest Wind Offshore Gathering

The 7th Asia Offshore Wind Day is organized by the Asia Wind Energy Association at the Shangri-La Far Eastern Plaza Hotel in Taipei on 15 October 2019. With the Taiwanese and Asian offshore wind industry expected to grow significantly in the coming years, the 7th Asia Offshore Wind Day offers the ideal meeting place to network, discuss and learn about the future of the offshore wind sector in Asia.

With an increase of renewed activity in the offshore wind Industry in Taiwan, the offshore wind sector will grow significantly in coming years. In addition, other growth markets such as Japan, Korea, India, Australia and Vietnam will be discussed during the conference. At our previous event in Taipei, there were more than 450 delegates and we expect again a full house for this event.

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Monday, 14 October 2019

Venue: Marco Polo Lounge of the Shangri-La Far Eastern Plaza Hotel

Welcome Reception

Sponsored by Eiger Law

Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Venue: Grand Ballroom of the Shangri-La Far Eastern Plaza Hotel

Morning Session



Welcome Remarks

Mr. Bo Monsted
Director at The Trade Council of Denmark, Taipei

Opening Speech

Mr. Wen-Sheng Tseng
Deputy Ministry of Economic Affairs

Offshore Wind in Taiwan: Laying the Foundations of a New industry

Mr. Niels Steenberg
Executive General Manager for Offshore in APAC – Siemens Gamesa

Installing Wind Turbine Foundations in Taiwan, Similarities and Differences with the “Old” Home Market in Europe

Mr. Andre Andringa
Project Director – Boskalis Offshore Energy

Keynote Speech

Mr. Matthias Bausenwein
President Asia-Pacific – Orsted

Q&A Panel Session

Moderated by
Mr. Mark Hutchinson
Vice President, Head of APAC Power & Renewables Consulting – Wood MacKenzie

Coffee Break

Sponsored by
ENBW Asia Pacific

Opening Remarks

Mr. Guy Wittich
Representative of Netherlands Trade & Investment Office

The Outlook for Hydrogen and the Impact on Offshore Wind

Mr. Godart van Gendt
Associate Partner – McKinsey & Company

The Outlook for the Asia Pacific Offshore Wind Industry

Mr. Mark Hutchinson
Vice President, Head of APAC Power & Renewables Consulting – Wood MacKenzie

Outlook for the Taiwanese Offshore Wind Market

Mr. Jesper Krarup Holst
Vice-President, Copenhagen Offshore Partners

How to Prepare for the 2020 Japanese Offshore Wind Auctions

Mr. Naoaki Eguchi
Partner, Co-head of the Renewable and Clean Energy Group – Baker & McKenzie
Mr. Ean MacPherson
Partner, Co-head of the Renewable and Clean Energy Group – Baker & McKenzie

Q&A Panel Session

Moderated by
Mr. Gareth Lewis
Managing Director APAC
– The Renewables Consulting Group

Lunch Break

Sponsored by
Atlas Professionals
Afternoon Session

Venue: Grand Ballroom at Level 3

Moderated by
Mr. Edgare Kerkwijk

Building Taiwan’s First Offshore Wind Farm: A Contractor’s Perspective

Mr. Philip Hamels
Jan De Nul

Formosa 1 Phase 2: Pioneering in Taiwan

Mr. James Oxbrow
Siemens Gamesa

‘Formosa I’ Vessel Experiences

Mr. Matt Bowden
Swire Blue Ocean

Venue: Grand Ballroom at Level 3

Sponsored by POSH Kerry Renewables


Moderated by
Mr. Edgare Kerkwijk

Creating a Human Resource Supply Chain in Taiwan Offshore Wind: Lessons Learned from Europe

Mr. Tom Hopkinson
Taylor Hopkinson

Venue: Grand Ballroom at Level 3

Sponsored by Taylor Hopkinson



Moderated by
Mr. Edgare Kerkwijk

Training Taiwan’s First Generation of Offshore wind Technicians

Mr. Tom Manning
CWind Taiwan

Sponsored by
POSH Kerry Renewables

Venue: North & South Gate Conference Room at Level B1

Sponsored by LinkLaters



Moderated by
Mr. Gareth Lewis

Vietnam’s Offshore Wind Sector – Potential and Challenges

Mr. Dang Chi Lieu
Associate Partner – Baker & McKenzie

New Technology – Old Law

Mr. Michael Werner
Eiger Law

Sponsored by
ENBW Asia Pacific

Venue: East Gate Conference Room at Level B1

Sponsored by Ulstein



Moderated by
Mr. Raoul Kubitschek

Technical and Operational Challenges in Executing Site Investigations Surveys for Offshore Wind in Taiwan

Mr. KL Chong
Leap Energy


Final Program Available

A-LEAF Specialized Consulting
ABN Amro Bank
Acciona Energy
Acteon Group Ltd
AIP Management P/S
Ampelmann Operations B.V.
Amsterdam Capital Partners
Apta Ventures
Ashurst LLP
Atlas Professionals
Aurex Singapore Pte Ltd
Baker & McKenzie
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Banpu Power Company Limited
Barry Rogliano Salles
BASF Hong Kong Limited
Ben Line Agencies
Bibby Hydromap
Bluestream Offshore BV
BNP Paribas
Boskalis Offshore Energy
Braemar ACM Offshore
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Bureau Veritas
C-Ventus Offshore Windfarm Services
Cantor Fitzgerald
Cathay United Bank
Clarksons Platou Offshore
CLP Holdings Limited
CoensHexicon Co., Ltd.
Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners
Core Grouting Services Limited
CTV Wind
CWind Taiwan
Danish Trade Council
Deep BV Hydrography and Geophysics
Deme Offshore
Denzai Engineering Corporation
Deutsche Windtechnik
Development Bank of Japan Inc.
DISA Singapore Pte Ltd
Dohwa Engineering
E and E Solutions
E.ON Climate & Renewables
Eiger Law
EnBW Asia Pacific
Energy Industries Council
Enterprize Energy Pte. Ltd.
ESAB Asia-Pacific
Express Offshore Solutions Pte Ltd
Flotation Energy
Fred. Olsen Windcarrier A/S

Frontier Energy
Fukada Japan
GCube Underwriting Limited
Geo Plus Survey BV
Glennmont Partners
Global Search Partners Pte Ltd
Global Wind Service
GPSC Group
Green Giraffe
Hai Long Offshore Wind
Hongsing Offshore & Marine Pte. Ltd.
Horizon Geosciences
Huisman Equipment BV
Infrastructure Investor
innogy SE
Intercon Convention Management Co Ltd
InterMoor Pty Ltd
Jan De Nul NV
JERA Energy Taiwan Co., Ltd.
Kajima Corporation
KB Associates Pte Ltd
Keppel FELS Limited
Keppel Renewable Energy
Kim Heng Marine & Oilfield Pte Ltd
KT Submarine Co., Ltd
LCS and Partners
Leap Energy Partners Sdn Bhd
Light Source People
Lloyd’s Register
LM Wind Power
Longitude Engineering Pte Ltd
M3 Marine Group Pte Ltd
Macsteel International Far East Limited
Maersk Supply Service
Marine Rescue Technologies Ltd
Marsun Public Company Limited
Melchers Trading GmbH
Miclyn Express Offshore Pte Ltd
Ministry of Economic Affairs
Mott MacDonald
MUFG Bank, Ltd. Taipei Branch
Naval Energies
Nearthlab, Inc.
Northland Power
Norton Rose Fulbright
Ocean Group
Ocean Works Asia Pte Ltd
Oceanteam Solutions
Offshore Wind Consultants
ONP Management GmbH Taiwan Branch
Pacific Radiance
Palfinger Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Pareto Securities
Perunding Pinang SB

Pinsent Masons LLP
POSH Kerry Renewables
Pöyry Energy Ltd.
Principia Asia Sdn Bhd
RPS Group
Ruentex Materials Co., Ltd.
SafeLane Global Limited
Scan Global Logistics
Seagreen Enterprise
Seajacks UK Ltd Taiwan Branch
SeaRoc Group Ltd
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Sheffield Energy Pte Ltd
Siemens Financial Services
Siemens Gamesa
Simm Soluções
SNJ Partners
Solstad Offshore ASA
ST Engineering Marine
STR Subsea
Sumitomo Corporation
Sumitomo Deutschland GmbH
Swire Blue Ocean
Swire Pacific Offshore
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions
Taiwan Life Insurance Co., Ltd.
Taylor Hopkinson
Thaitan Drilling Co Ltd
The Renewables Consulting Group
The Trade Council of Denmark
Trelleborg Infrastructure
Tribay Capital
TÜV SÜD Asia Ltd
Uptime International
Utec Survey
Vallianz Holdings
Van Oord Offshore Wind BV – Taiwan Branch
Virtualia Offshore-Subsea Pte. Ltd.
Watson Farley and Williams LLP
WeatherRisk Explore Inc.
White & Case
Wikborg Rein Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Wilwin Global Corporation
Wilwin Global Corporation
Windpal Taiwan Co., Ltd.
WindTAIWAN offshore wind Magazine
Wood MacKenzie
Wood Thilsted Partners
World Forum Offshore Wind
WPD Korea
Yushan Energy Co. Ltd.