30 gigawatts by 2030

Supply Chain. Infrastructure. Policy. Markets.

  • 300+Attendees
  • 40+C-suite ‘strategic’ speakers
  • 50+project-based speakers
  • 30+deep-dive presentations
  • 20+Bite-size seminars

Offshore wind leaders speaking in 2021

Amanda Lefton - Headshot
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Logo

Amanda Lefton Director Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Doreen Harris - Headshot
NYSERDA - Logo

Doreen Harris CEO NYSERDA

Commissioner Karen Douglas - Headshot
California Energy Commission - Logo

Commissioner Karen Douglas California Energy Commission

President Joseph L. Fiordaliso - Headshot
New Jersey BPU - Logo

President Joseph L. Fiordaliso New Jersey BPU

Commissioner Patrick Woodcock - Headshot
Massachusetts Department of Energy & Resources - Logo

Commissioner Patrick Woodcock Massachusetts Department of Energy & Resources


Governor Charlie Baker - Headshot
Massachusetts - Logo

Governor Charlie Baker Massachusetts

Tim Sullivan - Headshot
NJEDA - Logo

Tim Sullivan CEO NJEDA

Hilary Flynn - Headshot
National Grid Ventures - Logo

Hilary Flynn Business Development Director National Grid Ventures

Bill White - Headshot
Avangrid Renewables - Logo

Bill White Head of U.S. Offshore Wind Avangrid Renewables

Louise Pesce - Headshot
MUFG - Logo

Louise Pesce Managing Director, Project Finance MUFG


Siri Espedal Kindem - Headshot
Equinor Wind US - Logo

Siri Espedal Kindem President Equinor Wind US

Marius Griskonis - Headshot
White & Case - Logo

Marius Griskonis Partner, New York White & Case

Theodore J. Paradise - Headshot
Anbaric - Logo

Theodore J. Paradise Senior Vice President of Transmission Strategy and Counsel Anbaric

David Chiu - Headshot
California State Assembly - Logo

David Chiu Assembly Member California State Assembly

Paula Major - Headshot
Mainstream Renewable Power - Logo

Paula Major Vice President, US Offshore Wind Mainstream Renewable Power

Unlock $billions of investments in US Offshore Wind

Your gateway into US offshore wind markets is here. USOW21 will unleash US offshore wind's true potential in 2021, placing it at the heart of America's aggressive green recovery and build-back-better infrastructure plan.

Entering its 6th year, USOW has grown into America's largest networking hub for businesses that are looking to invest, find partners and secure contracts in multi-billion dollar US offshore wind projects. Moreover, the conference has become the world's stage for industry-defining policy updates on US OCS leasing and permitting activity. 

The US offshore wind industry boom, projected to generate nearly 30GW of power in seven East Coast states by 2030, presents a $70 billion CAPEX revenue opportunity to businesses in the U.S. supply chain. However, it doesn't stop there. 2000 GW of offshore wind resource remains untapped.

With such unrealized potential and a clear need for rapid industry expansion under the new Biden administration, this event covers everything you need to know about US offshore wind policy and markets. The event will resolve development bottlenecks and facilitate a multitude of supply chain matchmaking activity. Helping you to meet every major developer, investor, contractor, supplier, manufacturer, policy maker, and key stakeholders.

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Key reasons to attend

  1. US Offshore wind is changing gear from momentum to action: after a decade of building momentum, now is the time to accelerate your project in offshore wind as green recovery takes to the fore
  2. Lock in your place as the preferred project partner and grow market share: ensure you win state bids and secure the right suppliers in your supply chain by amplifying your position in the market
  3. Commercialize Floating and Wind + Hydrogen technologies to unleash project value: explore hybridized options to unleash project value and success.
  4. Secure market share in the US offshore wind supply chain: build a world leading supply chain to secure market share; partnerships are happening now so don’t miss your opportunity
  5. Drive economic opportunity throughout the heart of the USA: lock in the developers and supply chain to support America’s aggressive build-back-better infrastructure plan and clean energy agenda.

The industry's chosen conference themes for 2021

  • How to develop successful projects? Project Updates & Pipeline — Reliable Project Execution Strategies — Transmission Planning and Grid Connection Optimization — Streamlining Leasing Activity & Procurement Processes — Securing Permits — Financing, Partnering & Risk — Construction & Installation
  • How to build a US offshore wind industry? Federal and State Regulatory Updates — Regional Market Development Strategies — Economic Benefits and Job Creation — Tax Credits and Incentives — Sharing the Ocean — R&D Initiatives — LCOE Reduction
  • How to coordinate the supply chain? Supply Chain Opportunities — Regional Supply Chain Development — Local Content Planning — Workforce Skills & Development — Transmission & Distribution — Marine Logistics & Vessel Capabilities — Ports & Assembly
  • How to choose the right technology? Fixed Foundations Options — Floating Wind Systems (economic and engineering) — Vessel, Barges & CTVs — Alternative Demand: +Hydrogen +Storage +Desalination — O&M — Substations — Cables
  • How to build the workforce? Contracting in US Offshore Wind — Understand the Layers of the Supply Chain — WindLink Supply Chain Matchmaking Service — Partnering & Joint Venture Opportunities — Training & Safety Requirements — Infrastructure Assessments

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Our quality promise to you

It might feel like the USOW event is all about scale, but quality is the key to attendance. We design the program with in-depth feedback from everyone involved at each stage of development. Our NPS feedback survey consistently scores above 85%. See what attendees had to say about the event below.

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