A business to business matchmaking event on offshore wind will be organised on the 15th of March 2019 in Groningen, the Netherlands. The event is jointly organised by the Enterprise Europe Network and the Interreg Inn2Power project. It brings together companies from the offshore wind industry from multiple European countries. The brokerage event is the fifth edition of business to business matchmaking events organised in the context of the project and will now be hosted in Groningen. The previous editions were succesfull with close to 200 participants.
The target audience for the event are companies and organisations active in the offshore wind industry, both buyers and sellers. Areas of activity include amongst others manufacturing of wind turbines, operations and maintenance, offshore wind park planning and project development, grid operation and energy storage, new materials, etcetera.
The brokerage event takes place during a symposium on offshore wind starting on the 14th of March. During the plenary programme multiple speakers will elaborate on the latest developments within the offshore wind energy industry with a focus on the North of the Netherlands and the adjacent North Sea area.
Inn2Power is a four-year Interreg project of eleven partners from the five leading offshore wind clusters in the North Sea Region – Denmark, United Kindom, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. The aim is to expand the capacity for innovation and to improve access to the offshore wind industry for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) by connecting offshore wind businesses in the North Sea Region.