Offshore Wind Turbines

Offshore Wind Conference

The purpose of this conference is to focus on the Workforce Development needs and training funding sources for the Offshore Wind Industry in New York State. The conference also gives an overview of the status of new opportunities for employment, economic development and will highlight efforts for insuring inclusion, diversity, equity,  and justice in OSW industry.

With an intended audience of construction workers, business owners, students, as well as the general public, there is plenty of opportunity to learn about and get involved with the Offshore Wind Industry in New York State through this conference. 

The Thursday afternoon and Friday morning segments of the conference will take place virtually, via Microsoft Teams.

The in-person networking segment of the conference will take place on Thursday evening, March 3rd, from 6:00-9:30 PM at:

IBEW Local 25

370 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway

Hauppauge, NY 11788

and is sponsored by Haugland Group, Equinor, Orsted and Eversource, RWE-National Grid, Business of Offshore Wind, NYSERDA, IBEW, PSEG-LI, TRC, LIPA, USGBC-LI, Attentive Energy, Edgewise Energy, Emerald Alternative Energy Solutions, Drive Electric Long Island, Roman Stone Construction Company, C3E, IWA, Tech-Ed Systems, The Sustainability Institute at Molloy College, Vaughn College, The Renewable Energy and Sustainability Center and Farmingdale State College

 

Speaker Presentations

 

 

Conference Speakers            RESC Home Page            Conference Organizers

 

                                                                  Thursday March 3rd, 2022
1:00PM - 1:45PM
  • Conference Opening – Dr. Nader
  • Congressman Tom Suozzi

Keynotes:

  • Philip Jordan - BW research
  • Jessica Dealy – New York’s growing OSW Eco System; Opportunities and  coordination
  • Matthew Aracich - National Offshore Wind Training Center (NOWTC)
1:45PM - 1:50PM

BREAK

1:50PM - 3:30PM

Panel of Educators and Work Force:

  • Panel Moderator: Marjaneh Issapour
  • Panel Keynote: Alex Obell Nielsen
  • Patricia Malone - Stony Brook University
  • Barbara Christe - Farmingdale State College
  • James Rogin - SUNY Maritime
  • Erik Antokal - Orsted
  • Jonathan Ashdown - HVCC
  • Hannah Weinstock – LaGuardia Community College
  • Scott Buffett - Clinton Community College
6:00PM - 9:30PM

IN-PERSON NETWORKING - Sponsored by Haugland Group, Equinor, Orsted and Eversource, RWE-National Grid, Business of Offshore Wind, NYSERDA, IBEW, LIPA, USGBC-LI, Attentive Energy, Edgewise Energy, Emerald Alternative Energy Solutions, Drive Electric Long Island, Roman Stone Construction Company, C3E, IWA, Tech-Ed Systems, The Sustainability Institute at Molloy College, Vaughn College, The Renewable Energy and Sustainability Center and Farmingdale State College

Keynote Speakers:

Lisa Broughton - Suffolk County, Energy Director

Carrie (Meek) Gallagher - NYS Department of Public Service, Director, Long Island Office

Thomas Falcone – CEO of LIPA

Thomas Montalbine – President of Roman Stone Construction

 

Event hosted by Local 25 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

IBEW Local 25

370 Vanderbilt Motor Pkwy

Hauppauge, NY 11788

 

*Capped at 150 attendees

 

 

                                            Friday March 4th, 2022                                              
9:00AM - 9:45AM

Keynote Speakers:

  • President Nader – Opening Remarks
  • Steve Bellone - Suffolk County Executive
  • Doreen Harris – NYSERDA
  • Dr. Nader & Pat Malone - Offshore Wind Training Institute (OWTI)
9:45AM - 11:00AM

Panel on Jobs and Employment

  • Panel Moderator – Phil Rugile
  • Panel Keynote: Ross Gould – Vice President for Supply Chain Development – The Business Network for Offshore Wind
  • Matthew Raymond - Haugland LLC
  • Amanda Schoen – Vestas
  • Mikkel Maehlisen - Orsted
  • Harriet Greene - Equinor
  • Ed Hill Jr. – IBEW

 

11:00AM - 11:15AM BREAK
11:15AM – 1:15PM

Panel on Supply Chain and Economic Development Opportunities for New York State, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion  

  • Panel Moderator: Adrienne Esposito
  • Nse Esema – Smart and Sustainable Cities, Economic Development Corporation (EDC)
  • Lyle Sclair – National Grid
  • Mariah Dignan – Climate Jobs New York
  • Maria Arianas - Long Island Harvest
  • Marissa Slattery - Haugland
  • Andrea Bonilla – WDI
  • Jamie Bessmann -- Attentive Energy

 

Farmingdale State College's, Offshore Wind Conference will bring together local and international leaders
in the Offshore Wind space. Your company or organization's partnership will be prominently displayed
showing your commitment and support. It will also allow you to secure the greatest amount of visibility as
an advocate of Offshore Wind.

Sponsorship Level Amount Includes
Giga $10,000   
Mega $5,000  
Kilo $2,500      

To Submit Payment to become a Sponsor Click Here 

 

We would like to thank the following for their support and sponsorship of this conference:

 

                                   Haugland Group Logo

 

                                                     Equinor Logo           

                      Orsted and Eversource Logo

 

      RWE/National Grid Logo                   Business Network for Offshore Wind Logo

 

 

                          NYSERDA Logo

 

 

                                                                IBEW Logo

 

 

                                                          LIPA Logo

 

                               PSEG Long Island Logo

 

                                                LIA Logo

 

 

                                    Attentive Energy Logo

 

                              Edgewise Logo

          USGBC LI Logo           C3E Logo

                        Vaughn College Logo

 

                                                       Molloy College Sustainability Institute Logo

                                                 

                                                  Tech-Ed Systems Logo

 

 

                                                              IEEE PES Logo

 

         Drive Electric Long Island Logo                       Emerald Alternative Solution Logo

 

                 FSC Logo     Renewable Energy and Sustainability Center Logo    IWA Logo

March 3, 2022 - March 4, 2022

Virtual Event

Thank you to all of our attendees, we look forward to seeing you at future events.

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