Explore France’s Offshore Wind Market with Innovation Norway

16 – 16 Sep14:30 – 16:30
Innovation Norway Grev Wedels plass nr. 9, Oslo

Join Innovation Norway in unlocking the immense potential of the French offshore wind sector by meeting with our team of industry experts. This gathering promises a market update, an overview of influential French stakeholders, valuable insights into clients, partners, and suppliers, and a one-on-one discussion on how we can assist you and your company.

Unleashing Market Potential

With a target of 40 GW of offshore wind capacity installed by 2050, France has the ambition to be a leading country in both bottom-fixed and floating wind energy. Notably, 3 GW of offshore wind capacity are already in various stages of development, including groundbreaking floating wind demonstration projects in the Mediterranean Sea.

France’s roadmap for offshore wind is a significant export opportunity for companies active in the following fields:

  • Offshore installation
  • Marine operations
  • Maintenance services
  • Engineering services
  • Digital solutions

What to expect at the meeting

Join us for an insightful interaction. We specialize in supporting Norwegian businesses seeking to establish or expand their presence in the French offshore wind sector. Our tailor-made consulting services are designed to suit your unique needs. Additionally, we arrange immersive visits to French key players, clients, suppliers, and organization within the French market. Moreover, we orchestrate delegations to major offshore wind exhibitions and conferences across France.

You will meet

Guillaume Bonnesoeur boasts 20 years in offshore wind energy, marine transport across France, Norway, and Denmark. Expertise spans commercial management, consulting, project engineering, and an MBA from BI Norwegian Business School. Fluent in French, English, Norwegian, Danish.

Marc Rousselet holds 15 years in offshore Oil & Gas and 3 years in offshore Wind and Hydrogen, spanning Norway, France, and global projects like South Korea. Adept in business development, asset management, partnerships, project finance. Holds Fluid Dynamics MSc from NTNU, MBA from HEC Paris. Fluent in French, English, Norwegian.

Sigurd Urdal, with over three decades of diverse experience, Sigurd serves as a senior financial/offshore wind advisor at Innovation Norway, Stavanger. His areas of expertise include R&D finance, business development, and global export in Offshore Wind. Fluent in English and Norwegian.

To express your interest, please respond to the contact information below:

Eirik Henriksen
senior advisor internationalization
Innovation Norway, Oslo Viken
+47 48 11 95 65