Monday, May 20

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

AWEA Member Meeting


Location:  

Parker Board Room - Marriott

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Carbon Working Group Meeting - CANCELLED


Location:  

Galleria Boardroom - Marriott

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Radar/Airspace Subcommittee Meeting


Location:  

Kingwood - Marriott

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Opening Reception Sponsored by BP (WIND + Boots)


Location:  

Discovery Green Park

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Tuesday, May 21

7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Yoga Meet-Up


Location:  

Discovery Green Park

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Continental Breakfast


Location:  

In front of all 5 education stations

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Exhibition Open


Location:  

Halls A - E, George R Brown Convention Center

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

e-Poster Sessions


Location:  

e-Poster Gallery (Hall E)

e-POSTER: Where Innovation Brings Change
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM
e-POSTER: Energy Storage: A Crucial Role for Wind Energy Penetration.
  • Session Number: Station 3
  • Tuesday, May 21, 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM
e-POSTER: Is Hydrogen Energy Storage Ready for Prime Time on the North American Grid?
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Tuesday, May 21, 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM
e-POSTER: Let there be Light. LED Technology in wind turbines.
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM
e-POSTER: A Practical Approach for Wind Park Performance Warranties
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Tuesday, May 21, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM
e-POSTER: ADAPTIVE CAPACITOR SWITCHING FOR WIND GENERATION
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Tuesday, May 21, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM
e-POSTER: Technical Risk in the Brave New World of Proxy Revenue Contracts
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
e-POSTER: Welcome to OZ: Leveraging the Opportunity Zones Incentive for Renewables and Storage
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Tuesday, May 21, 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM
e-POSTER: LiftWerx Raises The Bar With New GenHook™ Cranes
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Tuesday, May 21, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Welcome General Session


Location:  

Power Station

Wind Plus: A Multi-Tech Energy Solution for the 21st Century
  • Location:  

    Power Station

  • Tuesday, May 21, 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Incoming/Outgoing Board Chair Interview
  • Tuesday, May 21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Federal Affairs Committee Meeting


Location:  

Exhibit Hall Meeting Room

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

e-Poster Sessions


Location:  

e-Poster Gallery (Hall E)

e-POSTER: WHO SUPPORTS WIND ENERGY?
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Wednesday, May 22, 11:55 AM - 12:15 PM
e-POSTER: State Policies in Support of Offshore Wind - Do They Matter?
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 1:00 PM - 1:25 PM
e-POSTER: Higher Efficiency And Lifetime Improvement For Gears And Bearings
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Tuesday, May 21, 1:00 PM - 1:25 PM
e-POSTER: Life Extension of Wind Turbine Main Bearings using Vibration Analysis to Drive O&M
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 1:30 PM - 1:55 PM
e-POSTER: Wind Turbine Gearbox Remaining Lifetime Prediction and Early Failure Detection
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Tuesday, May 21, 1:30 PM - 1:55 PM
Smart Connected Bolting
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Tuesday, May 21, 1:30 PM - 1:55 PM
e-POSTER: A CFD Mesoscale Model for Wind Farms
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2:00 PM - 2:25 PM
e-POSTER: Power Curve Prediction Method Verification
  • Session Number: Station 3
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2:00 PM - 2:25 PM
e-POSTER: Reducing Annual Energy Production Sensitivity to Precipitation with Remote Sensors
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM
e-POSTER: Case Management for Wind Farms: Collaborative Data Framework and Tools
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM
e-POSTER: Met Towers: Measuring Your Investment
  • Session Number: Station 3
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM
ePOSTER: Recent Changes in Obstruction Lighting Requirements
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM
e-POSTER: From Data to Action: Advanced Analytics Applied to Asset Management
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Tuesday, May 21, 3:00 PM - 3:25 PM
e-POSTER: Wind Turbine Fire Investigations, a Guide for Management
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Tuesday, May 21, 3:30 PM - 3:55 PM
e-POSTER: Continually Improving Reliability for Wind Turbine Converters/IGBTs
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Tuesday, May 21, 3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

National KidWind Challenge - Open Tunnel Testing


Location:  

Grand Ballroom AB

1:45 PM - 2:10 PM

Accessing Africa


Location:  

Fast Track

2:00 PM - 2:25 PM

Keeping Up-to-Date about Trends in Industry News


Location:  

AWEA Booth: 2403

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Afternoon Beverage Break


Location:  

In front of all 5 education stations

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

2:10 PM - 3:10 PM

2:15 PM - 6:00 PM

2:30 PM - 2:55 PM

Get the Most Out of Your Membership


Location:  

AWEA Booth: 2403

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

The Future with Larger Blades and Turbines


Location:  

Tech Innovation Station

2:45 PM - 3:10 PM

Where CX and Renewables Connect!


Location:  

Fast Track

3:00 PM - 3:25 PM

WINDPOWER 2020


Location:  

AWEA Booth: 2403

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(O&M) Blade Subgroup Meeting


Location:  

320B

(O&M) BOP Working Group Meeting


Location:  

320A

3:20 PM - 3:45 PM

What's New in Renewable Energy Finance?


Location:  

Thought Leader Theater

3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Annual Market Report Highlights


Location:  

AWEA Booth: 2403

4:00 PM - 4:25 PM

WindIQ Demo


Location:  

AWEA Booth: 2403

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Doing Business in Latin America


Location:  

Collaboration Station

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Policy & Advocacy Roundup


Location:  

Exhibit Hall Meeting Room

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Happy Hour sponsored by E.ON


Location:  

Halls A - E, George R Brown Convention Center

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

AWEA & GWEC Member Reception


Location:  

AWEA Booth #2403

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Extended Booth Receptions


Location:  

Halls A - E, George R Brown Convention Center

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Tuesday Evening Meet-up at Pitch 25 Beer Park


Location:  

Pitch 25 Beer Park (2120 Walker Street)

Wednesday, May 22

7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Run Like the Wind - Fun Run


Location:  

Meet at the George R Brown Convention Center

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Electricity Policy & Demand Committee Meeting


Location:  

Exhibit Hall Meeting Room

8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Continental Breakfast


Location:  

In front of all 5 education stations

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Exhibition Open


Location:  

Halls A - E, George R Brown Convention Center

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

AWEA Operations Committee Meeting


Location:  

Exhibit Hall Meeting Room

The Potential Wind + Storage Roadmap


Location:  

Power Station

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

(EHS) Crane Task Force Meeting


Location:  

Briargrove - Marriott

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Coffee Break


Location:  

In front of all 5 education stations

11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

e-Poster Sessions


Location:  

e-Poster Gallery (Hall E)

e-POSTER: Services powered by Analytics: reducing cost of energy, using data
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Wednesday, May 22, 11:30 AM - 11:55 AM
e-POSTER: Application of Advanced Analytics in Wind Farms O&M
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Wednesday, May 22, 11:55 AM - 12:15 PM
e-POSTER: Ultrasonic Acoustic Deterrents Reduce Bat Fatalities at Wind Turbines in South Texas
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Wednesday, May 22, 11:55 AM - 12:15 PM
e-POSTER: Wind: Best Hiring Practices
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Wednesday, May 22, 1:30 PM - 1:55 PM

11:15 AM - 11:40 AM

Persuasive Communications


Location:  

AWEA Booth: 2403

Speed of Change- The Future of Wind


Location:  

Tech Innovation Station

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Hedging Your Bets: How to Crack International Markets


Location:  

Thought Leader Theater

11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Development in the 2020s: More Sites and Megawatts through Permitting and Repowering


Location:  

Power Station

Repower Lessons Learned: Key Drivers and Roadblocks to Success
  • Location:  

    Power Station

  • Wednesday, May 22, 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Repowering: When Legacy Projects Pave the Way for Increased Power Generation
  • Location:  

    Power Station

  • Wednesday, May 22, 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Improving Project Economics by Overbuilding Beyond Project Interconnection Limit
  • Location:  

    Power Station

  • Wednesday, May 22, 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

The Rise of the Hybrid Project and What You Should Know


Location:  

Collaboration Station

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

WRISE Networking & Awards Luncheon


Location:  

Grand Ballroom C, George R Brown Convention Center

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

12:30 PM - 2:15 PM

AWEA Regulator Luncheon


Location:  

Exhibit Hall Meeting Room

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

1:15 PM - 1:40 PM

1:15 PM - 1:45 PM

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

e-Poster Sessions


Location:  

e-Poster Gallery (Hall E)

e-POSTER: Pro-active diagnosis to control power quality-based issues in a Wind farm
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Wednesday, May 22, 1:30 PM - 1:55 PM
e-POSTER: What Are We Teaching Our Machines and How to be a Good Teacher?
  • Session Number: Station 4
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2:00 PM - 2:25 PM
e-POSTER: Abrasion and Impact Resistant Coatings for Wind Turbine Blade Protection
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Wednesday, May 22, 3:00 PM - 3:25 PM

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Afternoon Beverage Break


Location:  

In front of all 5 education stations

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

2:45 PM - 4:45 PM

3:15 PM - 3:40 PM

3:35 PM - 4:35 PM

3:45 PM - 4:10 PM

Build-Transfer: Risk vs Reward Analysis


Location:  

Fast Track

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

The Role of Wind in a Distributed Energy Future


Location:  

Thought Leader Theater

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Poster Networking Reception


Location:  

e-Poster Gallery (Hall E)

State Affairs Committee Meeting


Location:  

Exhibit Hall Meeting Room

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Wednesday Evening Meet-up at MKT Bar


Location:  

MKT Bar (1001 Austin Street )

Thursday, May 23

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Meeting Workforce Needs in Wind Energy


Location:  

Workforce Development Pavilion (#2512)

RA Program Committee Meeting


Location:  

320A

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Continental Breakfast


Location:  

In front of all 5 education stations

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Exhibition Open


Location:  

Halls A - E, George R Brown Convention Center

9:15 AM - 9:40 AM

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

Can DIY Satisfy Or is OEM the Service Gem?


Location:  

Power Station

Operational Strategies for an Aging Fleet


Location:  

Collaboration Station

Validating the Crystal Ball for O&M cost projections
  • Location:  

    Collaboration Station

  • Thursday, May 23, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Troubleshooting Electrical Issues in Wind Turbine Generators using Vibration Analysis
  • Location:  

    Collaboration Station

  • Thursday, May 23, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Asset Integrity Management for Aging Wind Turbines
  • Location:  

    Collaboration Station

  • Thursday, May 23, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

Site Performance Challenges and Opportunities


Location:  

Tech Innovation Station

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

e-Poster Sessions


Location:  

e-Poster Gallery (Hall E)

e-POSTER: Offshore Wind Project Development: A Regulatory Update
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Thursday, May 23, 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM
e-POSTER: New Policies, Laws and Perspectives - German Onshore Wind Energy in 2019
  • Session Number: Station 3
  • Thursday, May 23, 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM
e-POSTER: Offshore Wind Transmission: A Regulatory Update
  • Session Number: Station 2
  • Thursday, May 23, 9:40 AM - 9:55 AM
e-POSTER: Insights from the First Generation of US Offshore Wind Competitive Auctions
  • Session Number: Station 1
  • Thursday, May 23, 10:00 AM - 10:25 AM

9:45 AM - 10:10 AM

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Future Wind Energy Workforce


Location:  

Workforce Development Pavilion (#2512)

10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

10:25 AM - 11:25 AM

A Root Cause Analysis Tool: Why the 5 Whys?


Location:  

Collaboration Station

Building the Wind Workforce


Location:  

Thought Leader Theater

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

National KidWind Challenge - Awards Presentation


Location:  

Grand Ballroom AB

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