GWO Stakeholder Forum

Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM [RST]

Messeplatz 1, Hamburg, Hamburg, 20357, Germany

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Event Information

Wednesday, 26 September 2018, 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM [RST]

About the Event

Launching new standards for a safer and more productive workforce

Join Global Wind Organisation for our ever first full day event, brought to you in partnership with the 2018 WindEurope Conference and the Wind Energy Hamburg Exhibition.

Programme highlights of the GWO Stakeholder Forum include: 

  • Comprehensive programme of topics, discussion and networking opportunities
  • Advanced preview of the upcoming Advanced Rescue and Enhanced First Aid training standards
  • Panel debate with GWO Secretariat and Steering Committee
  • Learn more about the BST and BTT Standards Review including advanced preview of updates to Sea Survival module
  • Audit & Compliance update - Maintaining the integrity of GWO Standards
  • GWO Strategy 2019 - plans and objectives for the next 12 months

 

Lunch and networking

Following feedback from delegates in 2017, we have introduced an exclusive buffet lunch service and networking drinks 

Spaces Limited - Ticket Purchase Required

Owing to space restrictions at the Hamburg Messe complex, attendee numbers are limited.

To ensure every available seat is taken, we have introduced a €149 fee.

Please note:

  • tickets sold on a first come, first serve basis maximum of one per person.

Tickets entitle the holder to:

  • Entry to the GWO Safety Training Standards Conference
  • Lunch and networking drinks
  • Promotion code for free pass to Wind Energy Hamburg Exhibition (registration required - please email info@globalwindsafety.org for your code following purchase). Your ticket will include a promotion code, allowing you to register for a complementary single day exhibition pass at the Wind Energy Hamburg event. This pass does not provide entry to the WindEurope Summit (conference) and is non transferrable. Ticket Refunds will not be available.

No more tickets available? Please join our waiting list to receive priority access at the next GWO event

Please email the GWO Secretariat info@globalwindsafety.org 

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About the Organizer

Global Wind Organisation is a non-profit body founded by leading wind turbine manufacturers and operators to create a safer and more productive workplace.

CONTACT ORGANIZER

Event Speakers

Jakob Lau Holst
CEO, Global Wind Organisation

Jakob became Chief Executive of GWO in 2016. He is responsible for maintaining the association's governance structure, supporting our membership of windpower companies and driving the industry's adoption of standardised training across the globe.

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Mats van Amen
HSE Specialist for Netherlands, Belgium and Germany: MHI Vestas Offshore Wind

Bente Boa
Head of Learning and Development, Wind Power, Operation, Ørsted

Sabas Herranz
HSE Manager, GE Renewable Energy

Sabaz is head of the GWO Audit and Compliance Committee, whose role ensures the adequacy and effectiveness of the GWO certification process and training criteria.

Eloy Jauregui
Chairman, GWO

Eloy became chairman of Global Wind Organisation in 2018. He is responsible for directing GWO strategy alongside fellow members of the Organisation's Steering Committee

Paul Robbins
Vice Chairman, GWO

Paul is Vice Chairman of GWO. He works alongside his fellow Steering Committee members to direct the organisation's strategy.

Jakob Bjørn Nielsen
Senior Training Advisor, GWO

Event Schedule

  • September 26, 2018
09:15 AM
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09:45 AM

Arrival and registration

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Please bring your tickets/confirmation and collect your name tags

09:45 AM
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10:00 AM

Welcome/Introduction

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Greetings from the GWO Secretariat and Steering Committee. GWO chief executive Jakob Lau Holst will be joined by Chairman Eloy Jauregui and Vice Chairman Paul Robbins

Jakob Lau Holst

10:00 AM
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11:00 AM

Advanced Rescue Training Launch

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GWO Training Committee Advisor Haben Zekarias introduces the ART Working Group, led by MHI Vestas' Mats van Amen. This session will present the new Advanced Rescue Training Standard

Mats van Amen

11:00 AM
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12:00 PM

Enhanced First Aid Launch

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GWO Training Committee Advisor Haben Zekarias introduces the EFA Working Group, led by Ørsted's Bente Boa. This session will present the new Enhanced First Aid Standard

Bente Boa

12:00 PM
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01:00 PM

Lunch

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Lunch will be served in the lobby/foyer area immediately outside the conference room

01:00 PM
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02:00 PM

GWO Standards Review 2018-2019

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GWO Senior Training Advisor Jakob Bjørn Nielsen will provide an update on the ongoing standards review process, focusing on the new release of the BST Sea Survival Module and the BTT Revision.

Jakob Bjørn Nielsen

02:00 PM
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02:30 PM

Audit & Compliance

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GWO Audit & Compliance Committee Chair Sabas Herranz reviews and explains the new Criteria for Training Providers V6.0 and Criteria for Certification Bodies V5.0

Sabas Herranz

02:30 PM
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03:00 PM

GWO in 2019

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A review of the latest GWO strategy session and plans for 2019

Jakob Lau Holst

03:00 PM
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04:00 PM

Panel Debate - An open session to discuss GWO's 2019 plans

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Join the CEO and Steering Committee for an open question and answer session

Eloy Jauregui

04:00 PM
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06:00 PM

Networking and drinks

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GWO welcomes delegates for informal networking and drinks in the lobby/foyer area immediately outside the conference room