Conference Day 1 | 6 April 2017

9:00 AM - NaN:NaN AM Registration and welcome coffee

9:00 AM - NaN:NaN AM Who is Who

Discover who else is participating in the conference. The matchmaking picture wall will help you identify
who your want to meet at the conference.

Kaj Morbech Halling

Chief Specialist
Veastas Blades UK ltd.
Update on certification

10:00 AM - NaN:NaN AM Certification and industry, common practices of today

Carlos Ochoa, Department Leader, Rotor Blades, DEWI-OCC GmbH


Carlos Ochoa

Department Leader, Rotor Blades

10:30 AM - NaN:NaN AM Speed Networking

Meet your industry peers in this series of quick-paced 1-1 meetings – make sure you bring a stack of business cards

11:15 AM - NaN:NaN AM Refreshment break and networking

Progress in optimum blade design: aerodynamics, aeroelastic tailoring and advances in modeling

11:45 AM - NaN:NaN AM Expanding the boundaries of current blade technology: light and efficient wind turbine blade

Sabrina Malpede, Director and Co-founder, ACT Blade Ltd.


Sabrina Malpede

Director and Co-founder
ACT Blade Ltd.

12:15 PM - NaN:NaN AM Experiences with long rotor blades

Klaus Kaiser, Team Leader Functional Loads 8 MW, Adwen GmbH


Klaus Kaiser

Team Leader Functional Loads 8 MW
Adwen GmbH

12:45 PM - NaN:NaN AM Influence of [non-linear] aeroelastic effects on fatigue loads of large rotor blades

Stefan Kleinhansl, Managing Director, Aero Dynamic Consult GmbH


Stefan Kleinhansl

Managing Director
Aero Dynamic Consult GmbH

1:15 PM - NaN:NaN AM Networking lunch

2:45 PM - NaN:NaN AM Active trailing edge flaps in turbine design – a mature technology?

Peder Enevoldsen, Chief Engineer, Siemens Wind Power


Peder Enevoldsen

Chief Engineer
Siemens Wind Power

3:15 PM - NaN:NaN AM Exploring the perspectives in aeroelastic tailoring of blades

Flemming Rasmussen, Head of Aerodynamic Design Section, Programme Manager Wind Turbine Technology, DTU Wind Energy


Flemming Rasmussen

Head of Aerodynamic Design Section, Programme Manager Wind Turbine Technology
DTU Wind Energy

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM Refreshment break and networking

4:15 PM - NaN:NaN AM Improving aerodynamic design by open source computational fluid dynamics methods

Bernhard Stoevesandt, Head of Department, Aerodynamics, CFD and Stochastic Analysis, Fraunhofer IWES e.V.


Bernhard Stoevesandt

Head of Department, Aerodynamics, CFD and Stochastic Analysis
Fraunhofer IWES e.V.

4:45 PM - 5:15 PM Developments of the open source aeroelastic code QBlade of TU Berlin following the latest needs of the wind industry

Georgios Pechlivanoglou, Technical Director, Smart Blade GmbH


Georgios Pechlivanoglou

Technical Director
Smart Blade GmbH

5:15 PM - 5:45 PM Modular blade joint: the solution for XXL blades segmentation

Javier Callén Escartín, Project Manager, Nabrawind


Javier Callén Escartín

Project Manager

Kaj Morbech Halling

Chief Specialist
Veastas Blades UK ltd.
Evening event

7:00 PM - NaN:NaN AM Join us for an informal evening get-together! This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet the other attendees and make new business contacts.