This year’s Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC), held at Amsterdam RAI on October 25 & 26, last night for the first time hosted Offshore Energy Opening Gala Dinner and Awards Show.
Three awards were presented to the more than 300 guests in the prestigious Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam.
The guests received a word of welcome by Coert van Zijll Langhout, managing director, Navingo BV and Pieter van Oord, chairman IRO/ CEO, Van Oord followed up by the official opening by Jan Willem van Hoogstraten, CEO, EBN.
The Offshore Energy Award winners are:
- Offshore Energy Young Engineer Award: Alexia Aubault from Principle Power;
- Offshore Energy Public Outreach Award: The Maritime Museum with the Offshore Experience; and
- Best Innovation in Offshore Energy Award: INTECSEA and Innospection with FlexIQ.
Today will see the kick-off of the OEEC at 23.500 square meters exhibition space, with the expected number of visitors of around 11.500 during the two-day event.
On October 26, the special Marine Energy Event will take place, organized in cooperation with the Dutch Energy from Water Association (EWA).
The event will present the latest developments in international marine energy projects, environmental monitoring, testing infrastructure, offshore safety and construction, and the evolving trends and export markets of this sector.
The speakers will include representatives from European Commission, EMEC, Atlantis Resources, Tocardo International and many more.