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Day 1 – Strategic Summit

AGENDA AT A GLANCE

Date
Field Trip
Strategic Summit
Exhibition
Student's Day
Unlocking Wind Capital Summit
Women in Clean Energy Program
Cocktail Reception
Gala Dinner/ Sustainability & Diversity Night
Offshore WindTECH Summit
Regional Development Forum
9th July 2024
09:00 - 17:00
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10th July 2024
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08:55-18:35
10:00-18:00
10:00-15:30
14:00-18:20
16:00-17:30
18:35-19:30
19:30-20:30
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11th July 2024
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08:55-16:55
09:00-16:00
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09:30-17:15
09:30-17:00

2024 STRATEGIC SUMMIT AGENDA

DAY 1   10 July | Wednesday   Morning Session

09:10 - 09:15

05 mins

Opening Address by Chair

09:15 - 09:25

05 mins

Host State Welcome Remarks

Hon. Jacinta Allan MP, Premier of Victoria

09:25 - 09:30

05 mins

Host City Welcome Remarks

Sally Capp AO, Lord Mayor of Melbourne

09:30 - 09:50

20 mins

State Government Initiatives and Regulatory Pathways: Driving Wind Development
  • Victoria

  • Western Australia

  • Tasmania

09:50 - 10:10

20 mins

Ministerial Message: Strategies for Investing in Australia's Future

Eamon Ryan
Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications
Government of Ireland

H.E. Jan Christian Vestre
Minister of Trade and Industry
Government of Norway

10:10 - 10:40

30 mins

Ambassadors' Dialogue: Reinforcing Collaborations with the Australian Government and Enterprises

Pernille Dahler Kardel
Ambassador of Denmark to Australia, New Zealand and Fiji
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Denmark

Anne Grete Riise
Ambassador of Norway to Australia
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway

Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:00

50 mins

[Top Voices] Navigating the Road to Net Zero by 2050: Charting a Blueprint with Wind Energy

12:00 - 12:50

50 mins

[Executive Panel] Pioneering Australia's Wind Energy Development - Kickstarting a Decade of Successful Delivery

Daniel Belton
Chief Executive Officer
RWE Renewables Australia

Damien Sanford
Chief Operating Officer
Tilt Renewables

Werther Esposito
Chief Executive Officer
Enel Green Power Australia

Niny Borges
Managing Director, Australia
Equinor

John Titchen
Director
Goldwind Australia

Steven Oswald
Chief Commercial Officer, APAC
RES

Lunch & networking break

DAY 1   10 July | Afternoon  Strategic Summit

14:00 - 14:50

50 mins

[Planning Updates] From Offshore to Shore - Infrastructure Readiness for Wind Expansion

Moderator: 

Jonathan Jacob
Managing Director, Australia
TBH

Panelist:

Jai Thomas
Deputy Director General, Coordinator of Energy
Government of Western Australia

Matt Cheney
Executive Manager Energy Transition & Sustainability
Western Power

Bede Noonan
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
ACCIONA Australia

Malcolm Geier
Chief Executive Officer
Port of Hastings

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Keith Wilks
Chief Executive Officer
Southern Ports

Danielle Beinart
Executive General Manager, Networks & Technical
Australian Energy Market Commission

14:50 - 15:40

50 mins

[Frontier’s Dialogue] Stimulating Investment and Development: Unlocking Offshore Wind Revolution in Australia

Moderator: 

Dr. Sven Teske
Research Director, Institute for Sustainable Futures
University of Technology, Sydney

Panelist:

Marcus Dowling
Executive Manager, Offshore Wind Development
Iberdrola Australia

Rory Van Weerdenburg
Project Director
Mainstream Renewable Energy

Emily Scivetti
Chief Operating Officer
Oceanex Energy

Carolyn Sanders
Executive Director – Australia
Flotation Energy

Dave Johnson
Chief Executive Officer, Australia
EDF Renewables

Mirjam Tome
Managing Director
Skyborn Renewables Australia

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Anil Chanana
Country Manager, Australia
Parkwind

15:40 - 16:00

20 mins

[Keynote] Available to Diamond Sponsor

Coffee Break

16:30 - 16:50

20 mins

[Keynote] Reserved for Synera Renewable Energy

16:50 - 17:40

50 mins

[Panel] Synergies between Wind and Environmental Consents: A Delicate Approach
  • Marine Spatial Planning

  • Environmental Co-Existence

Moderator: 

Jacqui Plant
Special Counsel
Norton Rose Fulbright

Panelist:

Martin Scott
Managing Director
HiDef Aerial Surveying

Jas Chambers
Chair and Co-founder
Ocean Decade Australia

17:40 - 18:30

50 mins

[Panel] Forging a Strong Supply Chain Collaboration for Offshore Wind Development
  • International and Domestic Supply Chain Development

  • Collaboration with Other Ocean-based Industries

Hanne Multhaupt
Head of Procurement APAC
RWE

Bodye Darvill
Director Emerging Industries
Latrobe Valley Authority

Ulrik Dahl
Consul General & Trade Commissioner
Royal Danish Consulate  Trade Council of Denmark

Eirik Ellingsen
Director Offshore Wind Asia Pacific
Norwegian Energy Partners (NORWEP)

Kirsty McGuinness
Global Renewables Energy Sector Lead (Principal)
Ramboll

18:30 - 18:35

05 mins

Closing Address by Chair

18:35 - 19:30

55 mins

Cocktail Reception

19:00 - 21:00

120mins

Gala Dinner (Sustainability & Diversity Night)