WINDPOWER 2012 Conference & Expo0
A Wind Energy Conference Held June 3-6, 2012 in Atlanta, GA.
WINDPOWER® is the focal point for wind professionals to network with and learn from industry leaders and experts, and to discover the latest in industry products and services. All of your industry peers – and competitors – will be at WINDPOWER 2012; it’s where serious wind professionals convene to grow their companies, find solutions to their business challenges, and reconnect with colleagues and friends.
Atlanta is a manufacturing hub, and holds tremendous potential to play a major role in the further expansion of wind development and public embracement as a source of competitive energy for America. The Southeastern U.S. is a new frontier for utility-scale wind. With wind resource potential, new technical innovations, and taller turbines able to reach higher winds, the Southeast is a region of the United States worth further exploration.
Tens of Thousands of wind industry professionals, experts, leaders, decision makers, educators, and researchers attend WINDPOWER. This is your opportunity to meet new clients, solidify existing relationships, learn from industry experts, and interact with hundreds of exhibitors representing every segment of the global wind industry. You can’t afford to miss this event!
Date:June 3-6, 2012
Location: Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA.
New This Year:
An invitation-only network that enables you to use your social networks to initiate and manage your face-to-face, real-time interactions – where valuable business relationships develop. The Toolkit’s social networking and scheduling applications allow you to find and connect with business partners, colleagues, speakers, and other important attendees based on business segment and matching interests, then communicate and coordinate face-to-face meetings at the event.
- Access expanded profiles about attendees, speakers, and sponsors from the popular
- LinkedIn platform, as well as event registration information, and detailed information about who’s attending.
- See recommendations from other attendees with matching interests, and find out who else is attending the event. Coordinate communications and meeting requests easily and securely.
WINDPOWER Knowledge Hub
The WINDPOWER Knowledge Hub is open exclusively to Main Conference Pass attendees, making networking at WINDPOWER easier and more worthwhile than ever. All educational session moderators and speakers have been given the chance to spend time at the WINDPOWER Knowledge Hub, speaking with attendees at the close of their sessions. You’ll want to take advantage of this exclusive and limited-time networking opportunity to meet industry leaders, experts, and seasoned professionals.
FREE Conference Proceedings
With each Full Conference registration, you’ll receive one set of Premium Access Conference Proceedings – all the concurrent session’s PowerPoint presentations synced with audio, including video-recorded general sessions, and poster presentations – a $300 value!
Industry Essentials are the WINDPOWER prerequisites necessary to getting the most out of the three-day regular conference program. Each Industry Essentials includes an online and onsite component so attendees can get a complete experience that mixes education and networking. (Separate registration required) Session topics include:
- Advanced Wind Turbine Manufacturing & Design
- Maximize Your WINDPOWER
- International WINDPOWER
- Investing Wisely Overseas
- Operations & Maintenance
- Communication Summit
New Academic Track
This year’s educational line-up includes 16 specialized, market-specific tracks – and now includes an Academic Track. This track is dedicated to promoting the work being accomplished by the academic community in support of wind energy. Sessions in this track feature detail research being conducted by students, faculty, and educational programs.
Exhibit Hall After-Hours Receptions
Monday, June 4 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm New for this year, exhibitors will have the option of hosting a Monday evening reception in their booths following the traditional closing time of the exhibit halls. This extended time allows attendees to network with specific exhibitors in a more relaxed atmosphere, without the hustle and bustle of an open exhibit hall. You can also use this informal networking opportunity to plan out your evening’s activities.
WINDPOWER After Hours
Monday, June 4 from 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Join us for this brand new networking event following the close of the first official conference day! Get to know downtown Atlanta by visiting more than a dozen local venues where you can enjoy discounted food and beverages, listen to some great local musicians, all while catching up with your colleagues or forming relationships with new clients or partners.