29 > 29 Mar 2022

WEBINAR Offshore wind and environmental protection

Offshore wind and environmental protection: return on experience and innovative solutions

Join Scottish Development International (SDI) and the Department for International Trade (DIT) to hear from a range of British organisations, from policy to business, all with a strong experience and innovative approaches to marine environment protection
Our diverse panellists will share some lessons learnt at different phases of offshore wind project development. They will discuss the policies, mechanisms and solutions to ensure the impacts on the environment are qualified, reduced and mitigated during the life cycle of an offshore wind farm.

This session is aimed at:

  • European offshore wind developers
  • Sub-sea engineering, procurement and construction, and installation professionals
  • Tier 1 companies from the offshore wind sector
  • Environmental associations, consultancies and policy makers.


Part 1: Protection of Marine environment – Return on experience from the UK and Scotland

  • The UK’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)
  • The Crown Estate / Crown Estate Scotland
  • St Andrew’s University: SMRU

Q&A session

Part 2 – Innovation pitching session

  • ACE Aquatec
  • W3G Marine
  • ITP Energised

Confirmed Speakers:

Jess Breedon, Offshore Wind Enabling Actions Policy Adviser, Defra

Jessica Campbell, Senior Strategic Consents Manager, The Crown Estate

Cormac Booth, Principal Scientist, SMRU Consulting

Andrew Gillespie, Manager, ACE Aquatec

Carl Lafferty, Survey & Positioning Manager, First Marine Solutions 

Andrew Woollven, Managing Director, EODEX UK

John Giles, Technical Director, W3G Marine

Jay Hilton-Miller, Head of Offshore Renewables, ITP Energise

Format: 90-minute online webinar. English language.

REGISTRATION : Offshore Wind Farms and Marine Environment Protection Tickets, Tue 29 Mar 2022 at 10:30 | Eventbrite