Hackathon: Offshore Wind Innovation Camp

7 - 9 May 2019

Market: Norway

Location: Århus, Denmark

Info

Meet Vattenfall, Equinor and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and help them solve technology challenges in the Offshore Wind industry

In cooperation with Energy Innovation Cluster (previously Offshore Energy DK) and Innovation Norway we are delighted to invite you to a hackathon for the Danish and Norwegian offshore wind industry in Aalborg, Denmark.
This Hackathon is an innovation workshop dedicated to professionals of the offshore wind industry (incl. design, manufacturing, tech experts, service companies, technical and knowledge institutions) to work with some of the major challenges presented by some of the largest companies in the industry.

You will get an unique opportunity to network, and discuss technology development challenges with three major players from the offshore wind industry; Vattenfall, Equinor and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy in a vibrant and innovative workshop facilitated by experienced professionals. Together with other companies, it is your chance to develop new solutions to the offshore industry.
This Hackathon will also set focus on collaboration opportunities and synergies between Danish and Norwegian companies for supporting development of the global offshore wind industry.

The value of such collaboration is exemplified by the following:
https://www.sintef.no/en/latest-news/danish-norwegian-cooperation-on-offshore-wind-expanded/

Please also refer to our 2018 Norwegian - Danish Offshore Wind Value Chain Collaboration Report , exploring possible synergies between Norwegian and Danish businesses.

Prior to the Hackathon, site visits, executive summit and networking dinner will be offered on the 7th of May.

Hotel and travel information will be released shortly.

Programme:

DAY 1 (OPTIONAL)

Company Visits

to selected companies from the Offshore Wind Industry in Aarhus region.

Date: Tuesday 7th May 2019,

Time slot: 11:00 – 17:00

Registration for this side event will open shortly. Please note that an additional fee of 500,- NOK will be charge to offset bus cost for this event.

Executive Summitt

Date: Tuesday 7th May 2019,

Time slot: 17:30 -19:00

Venue: xxxxxxAarhus

  • Welcome - Energy Innovation Cluster, CEO Glenda Napier and Norwegian Energy Partners, Director Wind David S. Ottesen
  • Why Danish & Norwegian Collaborations are relevant? - Norwegian Ambassador, Aud Kolberg as well as Representatives from the Danish Embassy in Norway
  • Importance of Innovation in the Offshore Wind Industry

Networking Dinner

Date: Tuesday 7th May 2019,

Time slot: 19:00 – 22:00

Venue: xxxxxAarhus

 

DAY 2

The Hackathon

Innovation workshop addressing technology development challenges with three major players from the offshore wind industry; Vattenfall, Equinor and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. The workshop will inspire you to be part of the soutions allo to the presented challenges.

Date: Wednesday 8th May, 2019

Venue: xxxxx Aarhus

Draft Program:

8:00 Registration and Networking coffee

8:20 Welcome and Program presentation by Program Moderator, Ole Brøndum

8:30 Presentation of Challenges in Offshore Wind and claryfying discussions

The Hackathon is facilitated by:

- Tron Andre Svanes, Norwegian Energy Partners ,

- Kristianne Paasche, Innovation Norway

- NN, Innovation Norway

Challenges in Offshore Wind

Equinor, presented by Pål N. Coldvin, Head of New Energy Development

Vattenfall, presented by Ian Baker Manager Electrical Project Engineering

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy A/S, presented by Jesper Møller, Head of Concepts & Solutions

09:30 Presentation of the Hackathon participants

Individual pitch (20 seconds): Name, Company, Product/service, Looking for…

10:00 Workshop 1: including Hackathon kick off, challenger definition and establihement of working teams

12:00 Lunch

12:30 Workshop 2: Continue working the challanges

14:30 Break

15:00 Continue the good work

16:30 Group presentations of results

17:15 Plan for moving forward and closing remarks

Registration via Energy Innovation Cluster website for Danish companies;

Registration fee DKK 1 000 for members and DKK 2 000 for non members and Norwegian Energy Parnters for Norwegian companies Registration fee NOK 1 250 for members and NOK 2 500 for non members

DAY 3 (OPTIONAL)

Annual Meeting: ENERGY INNOVATION CLUSTER

Join the annual meeting in Energy Innovation Cluster and partake in discussions on the new technology trends.

Date: Thursday 9th May, 2019 - Venue: xxxxx Aarhus. Separate registration through EIC

HACKATHON 2019

This Hackathon is an innovation workshop dedicated to professionals of the offshore wind industry (incl. design, manufacturing, tech experts, service companies, technical and knowledge institutions) to work with some of the major technological challenges presented by some of the largest companies in the industry.

You will get an unique opportunity to network, and discuss challenges; technology as well as operations, with three major players from the offshore wind industry; Vattenfall, Equinor and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy in a vibrant and innovative workshop facilitated by experienced professionals. Together with other companies, it is your chance to develop new solutions to the offshore industry.

This Hackathon will be organized by Danish and Norwegian organisations, and will also set focus on collaboration opportunities and synergies between Danish and Norwegian companies for supporting development of a global offshore wind industry. The value of such collaboration is exemplified by the following:

https://www.sintef.no/en/latest-news/danish-norwegian-cooperation-on-offshore-wind-expanded/

 

PROGRAM

DAY 1 (OPTIONAL)

COMPANY VISITS

to selected companies from the Offshore Wind Industry in Aarhus region.

Date: Tuesday 7th May 2019,

Time slot: 11:00 – 17:00

Registration via NORWEP

Details to follow

Executive Summitt

Date: Tuesday 7th May 2019,

Time slot: 17:30 -19:00

Venue: xxxxxxAarhus

  • Welcome - Energy Innovation Cluster, CEO Glenda Napier and Norwegian Energy Partners, Director Wind David S. Ottesen
  • Why Danish & Norwegian Collaborations are relevant? - Norwegian Ambassador, Aud Kolberg as well as Representatives from the Danish Embassy in Norway
  • Importance of Innovation in the Offshore Wind Industry - DEU/Sintef-NTNU?

NETWORKING DINNER

Date: Tuesday 7th May 2019,

Time slot: 19:00 – 22:00

Venue: xxxxxAarhus

Registration via Energy Innovation Cluster website for Danish companies and Norwegian Energy Parnters for Norwegian companies.

Networking dinner for the Danish and Norwegian offshore wind industry. Sponsored byXXXXX

 

DAY 2

THE HACKATHON

Innovation workshop addressing technology development challenges with three major players from the offshore wind industry; Vattenfall, Equinor and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. The workshop will inspire you to be part of the soutions allo to the presented challenges.

Date: Wednesday 8th May, 2019

Venue: xxxxx Aarhus

Draft Program:

8:00 Registration and Networking coffee

8:20 Welcome and Program presentation by Program Moderator, Ole Brøndum

8:30 Presentation of Challenges in Offshore Wind and claryfying discussions

The Hackathon is facilitated by:

- Tron Andre Svanes, Norwegian Energy Partners ,

- Kristianne Paasche, Innovation Norway

- NN, Innovation Norway

Challenges in Offshore Wind

Equinor, presented by Pål N. Coldvin, Head of New Energy Development

Vattenfall, presented by Ian Baker Manager Electrical Project Engineering

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy A/S, presented by Jesper Møller, Head of Concepts & Solutions

09:30 Presentation of the Hackathon participants

Individual pitch (20 seconds): Name, Company, Product/service, Looking for…

10:00 Workshop 1: including Hackathon kick off, challenger definition and establihement of working teams

12:00 Lunch

12:30 Workshop 2: Continue working the challanges

14:30 Break

15:00 Continue the good work

16:30 Group presentations of results

17:15 Plan for moving forward and closing remarks

Registration via Energy Innovation Cluster website for Danish companies;

Registration fee DKK 1 000 for members and DKK 2 000 for non members and Norwegian Energy Parnters for Norwegian companies Registration fee NOK 1 250 for members and NOK 2 500 for non members

DAY 3 (OPTIONAL)

ANNUAL MEETING: ENERGY INNOVATION CLUSTER

Join the annual meeting in Energy Innovation Cluster and partake in discussions on the new technology trends.

Date: Thursday 9th May, 2019 - Venue: xxxxx Aarhus. Separate registration through EIC