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UK Offshore Wind 2022

8 December 2022
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The Danish Embassy and the Danish-UK Association are proud to announce the 10th Annual UK Offshore Wind Seminar

8 December 2022
10:00 – 16:00
The Royal Danish Embassy
55 Sloane Street
United Kingdom
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Member Admission* £156.00 inc VAT General Admission £180.00 incl VAT +EventBrite fee *DKUK, ECD, TNI, OES and OEUK members
Cancellation Policy
See below

Thank you very much to all who contributed, attended and supported this year’s UK Offshore Wind summit at the Danish Embassy 7th December 2022!

We anticipate some presentations will be made available by some of the speakers to be shared with all attendees. When they have been made available, they can be found at the following password protected link. All attendees will in due course be emailed the password directly. If you did not get it please contact us.

Link to presentation – only accessible with password.

Did you attend the event and found it of use and interest? Please do take a moment to leave a testimonial at the link at the bottom of this page. Any kudos to the speakers are most welcome and encouraged. It always warms if you are being told you did a good job.


If you feel things could have been done better, we are of course also very keen to hear that and in that case please do connect with with us directly Gunnar P Larsen, Managing Director, Danish-UK Association phone +44 207 259 6795, Ole von Eitzen Hausted, Commercial Advisor, Danish Embassy, or Rasmus Leth Traberg, Sector Lead, Danish Embassy.


To view the gallery of pictures simply click on the first and then browse through them.

With a strong following of international key industry people, it is the place to refresh established contacts and make new relevant acquaintances. People are returning and new ones are joining, year after year to get an update on specific projects, updates on current state of affairs, and latest innovative initiatives – delivered by key stakeholders including governments, developers and OEMs.

This year’s event is taking place on Thursday 8th December, with the opening address by the new Danish Ambassador to the UK as well as a list of esteemed speakers and panellists, and circa 60-70 industry people in attendance. 

The place for the Danish-UK-international wind energy industry and its supply chain to meet.

To ensure most relevant and up to date content the details of event is always revealed late. But like every year, we are pretty confident we will get content together that will attract an audience of regular as well as new attendees. We typically sell out, so you may consider buying you ticket now.

  • Programme
  • Event Partners
  • Target audience
  • * Fee
  • Gallery
  • Attendees
10:00Registration, coffee, tea and networking
10:30Introduction to the program and running order
Ole von Eitzen Hausted, Advisor, Embassy of Denmark
10:35Welcome from the Danish Ambassador to the UK
H.E. René Dinesen, Ambassador to the UK
10:45Keynote address: UK Offshore Wind Ambitions
Tim Pick, Offshore Wind Champion, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
10:55Project update: Norfolk Vanguard Offshore Wind Farm
Tom O’Reilly, Bid Manager, Vattenfall
11:15Panel discussion: Floating Wind
Floating wind is on the cusp of a huge transformation as it moves from pilot projects to commercial sized wind farms. What infrastructure, technology and market developments will unlock the necessary cost reductions and accelerate floating offshore wind deployment?
Gabriel Davies, Head of Floating wind, Ørsted
Jesper Møller, Head of Offshore, Stiesdal
Simon Cheeseman, Sector Lead, Wave and Tidal Energy, ORE-Catapult and Celtic Sea Cluster
Denis Matha, Head of Floating Wind Engineering, Ramboll
13:30Panel discussion: Ports
With the increasing size of wind farms, turbines, and structures, UK’s ports and vessels will need to innovate fast to support the next generation of wind farms.
Ashley Carter, Head of Preconstruction, Aarsleff
Andy Reay, Head of Offshore Wind, Associated British Ports
14:10Project update: Pentland Floating Offshore Windfarm
Richard Copeland, Project Director, Copenhagen Offshore Partners
14:30Panel discussion: De-risking offshore wind projects
Clément Weber, Head of London office, Green Giraffe
Lars Ulrich Jensen, First Vice President, EKF – Denmark’s Export Credit Agency
Roger Salomone, Head of Public Affairs UK & Ireland, Vestas
Raya Peterson, Head of Project Development & Advisory, Rambøll
15:30Sum up and End of Programme.

Note! The programme is subject to change and updates to make sure it is as relevant as possible.

Official Event Partners

Logo of Ørsted

Event Supporters

Event Organisers

  • DKUK members 
  • Danish companies looking at the UK wind market
  • UK companies looking at the Danish wind market
  • Members of the Offshore Engineering Society
  • Members of the Energy Innovation Cluster
  • Open for all interested from Danish/UK/International wind industry 
  • Wind industry exporting companies from DK/internationally into UK Offshore Wind 
  • Wind industry Related businesses: legal services, consultants, etc 
  • Wind industry Investment/finance businesses 
  • Wind industry senior management, business operators, business developers, public affairs, policy makers, city officials, government officials, civil servants, interested, etc 
  • Trade organisations: Dansk Trade Council, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and Department for International Trade, EnergyUK, RenewableUK, Knowledge UK, Carbon Trust, EWEA, DWIA, CLEAN, State of Green, Dansk Energi, DIenergy, EIC, etc

General Admission: £180 plus EventBrite Booking fee including VAT

Member Admission: £156 including VAT

* Members of the following organisations qualify for the member concession fee:

  • Danish-UK Association DKUK
  • Energy Cluster Denmark – ECD
  • The Nautical Institute – TNI
  • Offshore Engineering Society – OES
  • Offshore Energies UK – OEUK

For any bookings wishing to pay by BACs please email [email protected] to make your booking, indicating full name of each attendee, job title and company.

Cancellation policy: Cancellation made 30 days prior are fully refundable. After this date a suitable replacement at the descretion of the organisers is acceptable.
Terms & Conditions: Sign up and attendance is subject to the general terms and conditions posted under Policies.

Check out some of the images from last year’s event here

Attending companies signed up to date

When you sign up, your company will show here too. A delegate list will be shared on the day with attendees.

4C Offshore
Abbey Industrial Sales Co Ltd
Aker Solutions
Associated British Ports
Atlantas Marine Ltd
BDB Pitmans LLP
British Embassy, Denmark
Carlbom Shipping Ltd
Copenhagen Offshore Partners
Crondall Energy
Danish-UK Association
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Department for International Trade
EGS International Ltd
Embassy of Denmark
EPConsult Energies
Equinor UK
FTI Consulting LLP
Green Giraffe
Hexicon Developments 
Houlder LTD
Hughes Subsea
Invest North Tyneside
JDR Cables
Jurit LLP
Kromann Reumert
Lloyd Warwick International
Moffatt & Nichol
ORE-Catapult and Celtic Sea Cluster
Potter Clarkson LLP
Red Penguin
Shoreline Wind
Stockton Drilling Ltd,
Ternan Energy
Tryg Garanti
Utility ROV Services Limited
Watch Medier
Wind Multiplikator GmbH

For further information regarding the programme please contact Ole von Eitzen Hausted, Commercial Advisor on Energy & Climate Tel: +44 (0)20 7333 0206, email, or Rasmus Leth Traberg, Sector expert on Energy & Cleantech Tel: +44 (0)20 7333 0232,  email, at the Danish Embassy in London.

For any futher information regarding practical matters, attending, sponsoring etc please contact Gunnar P. Larsen at The Danish-UK Association in London on +44 (0) 207 259 6795 or email.

Cancellation policy: Cancellation made 30 days prior are fully refundable. After this date a suitable replacement at the descretion of the organisers is acceptable.
Terms & Conditions: Sign up and attendance is subject to the general terms and conditions posted under Policies.

Feature photo by Mark König on Unsplash (Rødsand, Denmark)