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North East England has recently attracted a number of large-scale industry and manufacturing investments to the region. The innovation and skills offer in the region has had a key role in delivering these regional offshore wind successes.
In this event, Energi Coast explore the role of innovation and regional skills in securing these anchor opportunities for the region which will provide jobs and further opportunities for innovation. The event will look at examples from the North East region and beyond to explore:
10:00 Welcome and introduction – Simon Hogg, Energi Coast Innovation Lead & Head of the Department of Engineering at Durham University
10:05 Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult – Tony Quinn, Test and Validation Director, ORE Catapult & Energi Coast Chair
10:15 Blade manufacturing and the regional skills offer – tbc
10:30 Equinor (Dogger Bank): Driving forward Innovation in Offshore Wind – TomNightingale, Stakeholder Manager, Equinor
10:45 Panel session
11:25 Event feedback and close – Simon Hogg, Energi Coast Innovation Lead & Head of the Department of Engineering at Durham University
Tony Quinn – Test and Validation Director, ORE Catapult & Energi Coast Chair
Tom Nightingale – Stakeholder Manager, Equinor
John Leer – Head of Inward Investment, Tees Valley Combined Authority
Alan Welby – Innovation Director, North East Local Enterprise Partnership
Book your free place here:Energi Coast Innovation Group Tickets, Thu 25 Nov 2021 at 10:00 | Eventbrite