Events > Northern Powerhouse Virtual Offshore Energy Mission to the USA

Northern Powerhouse Virtual Offshore Energy Mission to the USA
08/12/2020 - 10/12/2020


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The Department for International Trade (DIT) invites businesses from across the Northern Powerhouse region to express their interest in joining our virtual trade mission focused on the offshore wind sector in the North Eastern region of the USA.

The mission is ideal for businesses active in the offshore energy sector – or those thinking about entering it – who want to explore opportunities in the USA to establish if the market is right for them.

This online programme, spread over 3 days, will provide an overview of the offshore wind market in North Eastern USA.

  • Access to a series of webinars delivered by specialist speakers, innovation hubs, key players in the market, and country experts  
  • Get market and sector briefings and intelligence
  • Evaluate if the US market is right for your business before investing more time and resource 

Speakers over the 3 sessions include:

  • The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center 
  • Rhode Island Commerce Corporation 
  • Connecticut Department of Econ & Community Development 
  • Burns and McDonnell 
  • Equinor
  • Xodus
  • Lloyd’s Register 
  • Tufts University 
  • Bristol Community College 
  • National Offshore Wind Institute 
  • Choose New Jersey 
  • The New Jersey Economic Development Authority

Why you should join

  • Cost-effective, risk-free insight to a key export market
  • Low time commitment – 6 hours of online participation
  • A great opportunity to evaluate the market potential before investing more time and money

The virtual trade mission will give your business key insights into the North Eastern USA offshore wind marketplace and allow you to ask any relevant questions that you may have.

The trade mission is open to businesses from the Northern Powerhouse region that are active in the offshore energy sector – or those that feel they can make the transition into it.  Due to the popularity of the mission, we can only allow one delegate per company and registration is restricted to small or medium-sized enterprises (with less than 250 employees who do not exceed €50 million in annual turnover).

The registration fee (including VAT) is £99 per delegate and this is payable when your place on the mission is confirmed.
This is a mission that offers excellent value for money and could develop some good opportunities for your business.

For further information:
E:    northeast@mobile.trade.gov.uk  
T:    +44 (0)345 136 0169



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Virtual Programme