Ostend Sea P’Lace, Koningin Astridlaan 10
8400 Oostende
donderdag 21 maart 2019 - 10:00 t/m vrijdag 22 maart 2019 - 09:55
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We invite you for face to face meetings and workshops during the Belgian Offshore Days on the 21st of March 2019 in Ostend, Belgium.


10:00 - 11:00 Opening

Geert Bourgeois, minister-president of the Flemish government
Christophe Dhaene, chairman of Belgian Offshore Cluster
Caroline Ven, CEO of the Blue Cluster

11:00 - 12:30 Morning Session

11:00 - 12:30 Bilateral meetings
The B2B Matchmaking brings together companies of the offshore wind industry (buyers as well as suppliers) and other related stakeholders from a large number of European countries. This is a unique opportunity to generate new innovative business contacts, ideas on possible collaborations and contracts.

11:00 - 11:30 Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) Lifting Guidelines (by Christian Munk, Energy Innovation Cluster, DK)
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and MHI Vestas Offshore Wind have combined their knowledge to make a common industry guideline for planning and executing Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) lifting operations with contributions from Ørsted, Vattenfall and others in a process facilitated by Energy Innovation Cluster. Discover the content, how it was made and how you can take advantage. Read more at

11:30 - 12:00 Inn2POWER tools on workforce, test facilities and internationalisation (By Ann Overmeire, Blue Cluster (BE) I Sarah Niddrie-Webb, Nautilus Associates (UK) I Christian Munk, EIC (DK) I Sigurdur Blöndal, Business Academy Southwest (DK))
In this session you will discover how the Inn2POWER project is supporting SME's and clusters of SME's in their growth, internationalisation and innovation ambitions in the North Sea Region. Find out how you can get involved and benefit from our tools and support!

13:30 - 15:30 Afternoon Session (same as morning session)

13:30 - 15:30 Bilateral meetings
14:00 - 14:30 Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) Lifting Guidelines
14:30 - 15:00 Inn2POWER tools on workforce, test facilities and internationalisation


Our B2B online platform offers the opportunity to spotlight yourself and your company with a detailed profile, request meetings with decision makers you want to meet, and browse other companies´ collaboration wishes. Please register through this link:

Have also a look at the complete and free of charge program of the Belgian Offshore Days.

If you have any questions, please contact

On the organisation

You are kindly invited by the Blue Cluster, Factory of the Future Blue Energy from the West-Flanders Development Agency and the Port of Ostend. This event is organised within the framework of the Interreg North Sea project Inn2POWER, with partners from Flanders, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and United Kingdom. The project is financially supported by the EU and the province of West-Flanders. Special thanks to Belgian Offshore Cluster for hosting this event.