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NEWS



June 2019:
WFO and EIC sign partnership

WFO and the UK’s EIC (Energy Industries Council) agree to collaborate on promoting offshore wind energy worldwide.


May 2019:
WFO welcomes the World Ocean Council (WOC)

WFO is delighted to welcome the World Ocean Council (WOC) as its newest member. WFO and WOC have agreed reciprocal memberships and look forward to fostering the exchange between the offshore wind industry and the wider ocean business community.

March 2019:
1st Global Offshore Wind Summit

During its 1st Global Offshore Wind Summit in Taipei WFO publishes global offshore wind figures in open source access and releases its ‘500 by 50’ Mission Statement.

WFO and the UK’s Energy Industries Council (EIC) are holding a Global Offshore Wind Showcase in London on Wednesday 18th March. Register here and meet us in London!

WFO


100% Offshore Wind

  • WFO is the world’s first association exclusively dedicated to promoting offshore wind worldwide

  • WFO bundles forces from international companies along the entire offshore wind value chain

  • WFO is registered as a non-profit organisation in Germany with offices in Hamburg and Singapore

Non-profit

organisation founded in 2018

Focus

100% offshore wind

40+ global

member organisations

Global setup

offices in Hamburg and Singapore

Core activities

  1. Networking & Events
  2. Information & Reports
  3. NGO & Government Adivsory
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Prof. Dr. Martin Skiba

Chairman
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Richard Sandford

Board member (RWE)
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David Timm

Board member (Northland Power)
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Gunnar Herzig

Managing Director
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Bruno Geschier

Chairman Floating Offshore Wind Committee
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Manfred Dittmer

Executive Vice President
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Ilya Karnaukhov

Development Manager
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Louise Efthimiou

Offshore Wind Analyst
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Tatsiana Udavichenka

Offshore Wind Analyst
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Yunwen Li

Offshore Wind Analyst
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Alexander Ohff

Advisory Board Member
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Wenhao Sun

Offshore Wind Analyst
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Dr. Christian Knütel

General Counsel
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Robert Speht

Country Representative UK
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Joseph Deng

Country Representative China
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Framroz Bankwalla

Director
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Ilya Karnaukhov

Development Manager

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Objectives


Education
advocacy and policymaking

Cost reductions
and commercial-scale deployment

Promote
the highest health and safety standards

Engage
with environmental stakeholders and maritime space users

GLOBAL VIEW


HOST

annual global offshore wind summit

CONNECT

established offshore wind players with emerging markets

OPEN

new offshore wind markets

INFORM

members via offshore wind news and data services

LOBBY

for offshore wind growth globally

PROVIDE

global offshore
wind platform

BENEFITS


SHAPE

Shape the global offshore wind industry

ACCESS

Access the global offshore
wind community

DEFINE

Define offshore wind industry priorities

INFLUENCE

Influence offshore wind growth around the world

RECEIVE

Receive exclusive industry insights

ATTEND

Attend WFO annual offshore wind summit for free

JOIN

WFO’s Floating Offshore Wind Committee

SPEAK

at global offshore wind events

CREATE

industry publications together with WFO

RECEIVE

support from WFO for special international initiatives

PARTICIPATE

in shared WFO stands at trade fairs and exhibitions

For more information please contact our Managing Director Gunnar Herzig

DETAILS

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PROF. DR.
MARTIN SKIBA

Chairman
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martin.skiba@wfo-global.org

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GUNNAR
HERZIG

Managing Director
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gunnar.herzig@wfo-global.org

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HENRYK
IBE-MEINHARDT

Head of Events and Marketing

henryk.ibemeinhardt@wfo-global.org

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MANFRED
DITTMER

Executive Vice President

manfred.dittmer@wfo-global.org

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FRAMROZ
BANKWALLA

Director
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framroz.bankwalla@wfo-global.org


Hamburg office:

Neuer Wall 10

20354 Hamburg

Germany

Email:

gunnar.herzig@wfo-global.org

Phone:

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OFFSHORE WIND e.V.

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Singapore 058594

Singapore

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