27 February to 4 March 2016 – Last year Team Humber Marine Alliance informed it`s members that they were organising an offshore wind trade mission to the USA.
THMA/UKTI Northern Powerhouse (NPH) Offshore Wind trade mission to the USA
Now there are just a few places left and this is the last call for companies wishing to participate. To receive free entry (worth $1,350) to USA Offshore Wind Leadership Conference in Boston on 29th February and 1st March which will highlight opportunities in key offshore wind states including Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, and New York, please see the following link for more details http://usoffshorewindconference.com/schedule/.
Please note, there is a limited number of places on offer, so this is on a first come first serve basis. This offer ends on Friday 29th January; delegates after this date can still join the mission but will be responsible to their own conference entry costs.
This fact- finding mission also has a full programme of events and activities to gain a better understanding of the rapidly emerging USA offshore wind market and identify short, medium and long term opportunities. The mission itinerary will include:
· Participation in the OffshoreWindMA conference (as specified above).
· Meeting with Deepwater Wind (developer) Rhode Island
· Meeting with Joel Whitman, Whitman Consulting Group (transmission)
· Breakfast meeting with DONG Energy (developer) (Massachusetts)
· Networking reception at the British Embassy Washington – in partnership with Offshore Wind Business Network
The cost of the mission is £840 which includes the programme and coach travel to the destinations around Boston and Washington but excludes hotel and airfares*. Eligible SMEs (Small & Medium Enterprises) qualify for a travel grant of £660.00
For free entry to the OffshoreWindMA Conference as part of the mission email the Registration Form by Friday 29th January to email@example.com , or for more information contact Mary Green at: Team Humber Marine Alliance – 01482 485271
*Flights are expected to be c £580 Boston-Washington- Boston return and hotels c £160 per night
To check travel options , availability and costs for the trip please contact Andy Davies- Business Travel Agent at Good Travel Management on 01482 325780 , or email firstname.lastname@example.org”