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A

Dr Frank Adam
Doktor-Ingenieur (Doctor of Engineering)
Christer af Geijerstam
Project Director for the New York
Statoil
Dr. Robert Andersson
Product Manager
Fugro

B

Alicia Barton
President and CEO
NYS Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)
Philipp Beiter
Offshore Wind Economist
James Bennett
Program Manager and Chief of the Office of Renewable Energy Programs
BOEM, U.S. Department of the Interior
Mr. Michael Bjerrum
CCO and Partner
Shoreline AS
Nicolas Bonnier
RENEWABLE SEGMENT LEADER NCA&C
GEODIS
Jay Borkland
Research Associate Professor
Tufts University
Ms Una Brosnan
Business and Strategy Development Manager
Atkins
Thomas Brostrøm
President North America
Ørsted
Mr. Stephen Byrd
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley

C

Dr. Drew Carey
Chief Executive Officer
INSPIRE Environmental
Timothy Charters
Senior Director, Government and Political Affairs
National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA)
Mr. Upendra Chivukula
Commissioner
New Jersey Board of Public Utilities
The Honorable Lars Christian Lilleholt
Minister
Energy, Utilities and Climate of Denmark
Jonathan Cole
Managing Director, Offshore
Iberdrola
Dr. Sarah Courbis
Marine Mammal Specialist
Ecology and Environment, Inc.
Benjamin Cowan
Partner
Locke Lord LLP
Ellen Crivella
Sr Manager Strategy & BD Renewables Advisory
DNV GL
Walter Cruickshank
Acting Director
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

D

Habib Dagher
Univ. of Maine - Advanced Structures and Composites Center
Rick Damiani
Sr. Engineer
NREL/NWTC
Boone Davis
Principal
The Renewables Consulting Group, LLC
Nuno Dias Andrade
Managing Director, Head of Project & Acquisition Finance
Santander Global Corporate Banking
Julien Dumoulin-Smith
Head of US Power, Utilities & Alt Energy Research
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

E

Mr. Paul English
Technical Director - Environmental Consultancy

F

Thomas Falcone
CEO
Long Island Power Authority
Mr. Kai Fiand
Sales Manager
Matthew Filippelli
Principal Engineer
AWS Truepower
Kimberly Fitzgibbons
Environmental Sector Manager
Jason Folsom
Head of Sales Offshore
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Dr. Steve Freeman
Director
The Renewables Consulting Group

G

Mr. Mathieu Gaumond
Test Engineer
DNV GL
Taylor Geer
Head of Practice - Energy
DNV GL
Andy Geissbuehler
Managing Partner & Advisory Director
Renewable Resources Int & BVG Associates
Martin Volker Gerhardt
Head of Offshore Platforms and Portfolio Management
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Caleb Gordon
Ornithologist / Texas Branch Manager
WEST
Ross Gould
Energy Sector Program Coordinator
Workforce Development Institute of NY
Tristan Grimbert
President and CEO
EDF Renewables
Katie Guttenplan
Senior Offshore Specialist
Ecology and Environment, Inc.

H

Alex Hall
Principal Geotechnical Engineer
Atkins
Dwyer Haney
Product Manager
NRG Systems
Doreen Harris
Director, Large-Scale Renewables
NYSERDA (New York State Energy Research & Development Authority)
Carolyn Heeps
Head of Renewables, North America
Lloyd’s Register Group Limited
Dr. Andrew Henderson
Lead Offshore Windfarm Engineer
Yale Henderson
Managing Director
J.P. Morgan
John Hensley
Deputy Director, Industry Data & Analysis
American Wind Energy Association
Christine Hirt
Graduate Student
University of Delaware, Center for Carbon-free Power Integration (CCPI)
The Honorable Kathy Hochul
Lieutenant Governor
State of New York
Jon A. Hrobsky
Policy Director
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Emily Huggins Jones
Partner
Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP

J

Mr. Rhodri James
Manager, Policy & Innovation, The Carbon Trust
Mr Eric Johansson
Professor of Maritime Transportation, SUNY Maritime College

K

Mr. Philip Karmel
Partner, Bryan Cave LLP
Kit Kennedy
Director, Energy & Transportation Program
Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC)
Ms Aileen Kenney
Vice President of Permitting and Environmental Affairs at Deepwater Wind
Tom Kiernan
Chief Executive Officer
American Wind Energy Association
Jim King
Managing Director
CIBC Capital Markets
Nick Knapp
President
CohnReznick Capital
Mr. Brian Krevor
Environmental Protection Specialist
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

L

Mr Gregory Lampman
Senior Project Manager
NYSERDA
Mr George LaPointe
Consultant, Marine Fisheries and Ocean Environmental Policy
Kevin Law
President & CEO
Long Island Association
Steve Lockard
President & CEO
TPI Composites, Inc.

M

Ramesh Maini
President
Zentech
Sebastien Manceau
Chief Geotechnical Engineer
Atkins
Lance Markowitz
Managing Director
MUFG Union Bank, NA
Joe Martens
Director, NY Offshore Wind Alliance
Alliance for Clean Energy New York, Inc.
Keith Martin
Co-Head, Project Finance Group
Norton Rose Fulbright
Greg Matzat
Senior Advisor
NYSERDA
Stephanie McClellan
Director, Special Initiative on Offshore Wind
University of Delaware
Joao Metelo
CEO
Principle Power
Georg Michels
Director Salzgitter Mannesmann Renewables
Salzgitter AG
Joe Mikrut
Partner
Capitol Tax Partners
Mr. Pavel Molchanov
Sr. Vice President and Equity Research Analyst
Raymond James & Associates
Michelle Morin
Chief, Environment Branch for Renewable Energy
Dr. Guillermo Munoz
Project Manager
Tony Muoser
Managing Director
Rabobank - Project Finance
Walt Musial
Principal Engineer
NREL

N

Mark Neiswender
Director of Operations / Meteorologist
Weather Routing Inc. Energy
Mr Thomas Newcomb
Senior Consultant
Ramboll
Susan Nickey
Managing Director
Hannon Armstrong

O

Michael Olsen
Senior Director, Business Dev.
Statoil Wind US LLC

P

Steve Pike
CEO
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC)
Clint Plummer
Vice President of Development
Deepwater Wind LLC

R

Jose Restrepo
Chief Engineer, Grid Technologies
SNC Lavalin Inc.
Paul Rich
Director of Development
US Wind Inc.
Ms Julia Robinson Willmott
Principal Scientist
Normandeau Associates
David Rowland
New Business Director - Offshore
Avangrid/ Iberdrola

S

Nathalie Schils
Deputy Project Manager
Tetra Tech, Inc.
Meghan Schultz
Senior Vice President, Structured Finance
Invenergy LLC
Dr. Ting Sie Chui
Technical Director
COWI
Mr Kevin Smith
Geoscience Manager
Mr. Michael Stephenson
Offshore Wind Associate
Carbon Trust
Mr. Daniel Stevens
Director
The Renewables Consulting Group

T

James Thornton
Wind Business Development
Ecology and Environment, Inc.
Mary Beth Tung
Director
Maryland Energy Administration

U

Dr. Timothy Unruh
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Renewable Power
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

W

Mr Karel Wagner
Senior Engineer
GustoMSC
Mr. Bill Wall
Project Director, LS Cable America
Kevin Walsh
Managing Director
GE Energy Financial Services
Mr. Fabian Wendt
Research Engineer
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Bill White
Senior Director for Offshore Wind
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC)
Dr. Sandra Whitehouse
Senior Policy Advisor and Consultant, Ocean Conservancy
Ms Kate Williams
Wildlife and Renewable Energy Program Director, Biodiversity Research Institute
Mr. Jon Windham
Alternative Energy & Environmental Services
Barclays Equity Research
Ryan Wiser
Senior Scientist
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Daniel Woodman
Business Development Manager - USA
Offshore Design Engineering

Z

Florian Zerhusen
President and CEO
BayWa r.e.