ORE Catapult is teaming up with Fraunhofer IWES, to host the VirtualWind II Online conference focusing on the current challenges for offshore wind energy in the North Sea. With a sessions on site surveys for foundation design and monitoring and O&M optimisation, join us on the 8th of July to hear from a wide range of experts.
All event timings are in British Summer Time
9:00 a.m. Welcome: Prof. Andreas Reuter, Managing Director Fraunhofer IWES and Andrew Jamieson, Chief Executive ORE Catapult
9:15 a.m. Keynote – Ørsted – Paula Segelken, Operations Senior Project Lead, Operations Development Projects, Offshore, Ørsted
Block I: Site surveys for foundation design and monitoring
Autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) in operation
Atlas Elektronik GmbH, Tommy Kaltofen, Vice President Sales Unmaned Systems
Advanced methods for geophysical and geotechnical soil investigation for the offshore wind industry
Dr. Benedict Preu, Head of Department Sub-surface Investigations, Fraunhofer IWES
From research to reality – An overview of the marine survey and inspection challenges faced by offshore wind in the North Sea and how technology is evolving from research to reality to address these
ORE Catapult, Tony Fong, Operational Performance Engineering Manager
Block II: O&M concept optimisation
Leveraging the value of autonomous & remote systems for Offshore Wind O&M – The EDF Experience,
Tariq Dawood, Lead Engineer / R&D Expert, EDF Renewables
The use of AI/Machine Learning techniques in powertrain condition monitoring solutions
Hyunjoo Lee, Knowledge Area Leader, Drivetrains and Chunjiang Jia, Senior Research Engineer, Power Conversion – ORE Catapult
Simulation of logistics concepts for O&M of offshore wind farms
Jonas Kaczenski , Research associate Fraunhofer IWES
At the end of each presentation you will have the opportunity to ask questions to the speaker using the chat function.
Please note that this session will be recorded.