Side programme for WindEurope Bilbao

Interested in meeting offshore wind players in Spain? Take part in the WindEurope Annual Event 2024 in Bilbao in March. Basque Energy Cluster, our partner in the ELBE Eurocluster project, offers an interesting range of side activities related to offshore wind.
External activity, Still places available, Activity for members and non-members
Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Azkue Kalea, 1, 48902

Within the scope of the WindEurope Annual Event 2024 in Bilbao, Basque Energy Cluster organises an interesting program with various workshops and other events. As a member of Blue Cluster you are very welcome to participate in these activities.

Are you attending WindEurope in Bilbao and would you like to take advantage of this exclusive offer? More information about the various activities can be found below.

Side programme by Basque Energy Cluster

Networking event for international delegations (19/03; 16:30-20:00)

On the eve of WindEurope Bilbao, Basque Trade & Investment, in collaboration with the Basque Energy Cluster, will organise an event that will bring together several international delegations attending the fair.

This event includes a workshop on the potential of the Basque industry and the prospects of European offshore wind energy markets, followed by a networking moment offered by the Government of the Basque Country.

Organisations from Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Norway, Netherlands, Belgium, Poland, Turkey, France, Portugal, USA, etc. will be attending this event. Would you like to be there too? Register for this networking event.

Note: the main language of the event is English, but the registration website is only available in Spanish and Basque. You also need a Spanish zip code to register. You can use 48001 for this.

B2B matchmaking event (20-22 March)

During WindEurope, Basque Energy Cluster, in collaboration with Basque Trade & Investment and Enterprise Europe Network, organises a B2B matchmaking event via the B2Match tool. This event is open to international delegations.

Would you like to participate in this event? You have until 15 March to register for this event. The meetings take place on the fifth floor of the BEC Tower in rooms 8A-8B. 

Tour of the Wind Energy Basque Country pavillion (20-22 March)

The Wind Energy Basque Country pavilion accommodates almost 50 companies from the Basque Country who are active in the wind energy sector. Basque Energy Cluster offers a guided tour for all interested international delegations. The tour lasts 1 hour and can be organized on any day of the event. Are you interested in this offer? Then send an email to Ander González with the time slots and the days when you would like to take this tour. 

Interested to know which companies will be present in the pavillion? Check out the list of exhibitors.

Floating Wind Value Chain in Spain (21 March; 15:00-17:00)

Basque Energy Cluster, in collaboration with the AEE, is organising a workshop on the opportunities of the Spanish offshore wind market and the possibilities of the Spanish industry in the floating offshore wind sector.

This workshop will take place on the fifth floor of the BEC Tower in room 1B. Places are limited. Would you like to be there? Register for the workshop.

O&M in FOW - challenges and lessons learned (22 March; 10:15-12:30)

Basque Energy Cluster organises a workshop that deals with the current state of O&M in Floating Offshore Wind (FOW), the perspectives of key players in the sector, the experience with FOW parks and new solutions for the future O&M of FOW parks.

This workshop will take place on the fifth floor of the BEC Tower of the Bilbao Exhibition Center in room 1B. Places are limited. Would you like to be there? Register for the workshop.

Pintxos & networking in Wind Energy Basque Country pavillion (20-22 March)

Basque Energy Cluster offers pintxos and networking opportunities during the three days of WindEurope Bilbao. Each day is sponsored by an R&D project, with the project coordinator giving a short pitch presentation before the start of the networking event. Registration for this event is not necessary.

About ELBE Eurocluster

The ELBE Eurocluster project is a collaboration between eight European energy clusters that want to position Europe as a world leader in offshore energy. The partners help small and medium-sized enterprises in particular to set up international activities.

The partners in the project are: Basque Energy Cluster, Blue Cluster, Energy Cluster Denmark, GCE NODE, Offshore Väst, Pôle Mer Méditerranée, Pomerian Platform for Offshore Wind and Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group.

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