Government of the Netherlands to host the International Trade Missions Lounge

A growing number of international trade missions visit Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference. Offshore Energy is proud to announce that the Government of the Netherlands will host the International Trade Missions Lounge and will welcome these incoming international delegations.

Henk van Elburg, Senior Project Officer at the Government of the Netherlands (Netherlands Enterpise Agency), comments: “We aim to strengthen government to government ties with incoming trade missions and represent what the Netherlands has to offer the offshore wind energy industry by sharing our best practices, showcasing our innovative companies and discussing the abundant technological developments. As such we feel it is important to host the International Trade Missions Lounge so we can welcome the many international governments joining Offshore Wind Energy.”

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency will also organize a workshop in cooperation with the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, Rijkswaterstaat and TenneT about the Offshore Wind Farm Zones Hollandse Kust. During this workshop they will present the final version of the Project and Site Description for the next tender; Hollandse Kust (zuid) Wind Farm Sites III and IV.

Netherlands Enterprise Agency is also part of Offshore Energy Match 2018, a B2B matchmaking event held on the exhibition floor. The event, headed by the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), offers business to industry, science and technology professionals the opportunity to meet, discuss and network. Companies looking for cooperation, new customers, new partners or collaborative alliances within the oil, gas and renewable energy fields, can sign up for matchmaking. This matchmaking is free of charge.

For more information on international trade missions head to: You can still register for Offshore Energy Match 2018 here Participation for the workshop is free of charge, but people are asked to register in advance, before 18 October 2018, by sending an email to [email protected] stating “participation workshop 23 October” and your name, company and email address.


Offshore Energy 2018

Offshore Energy attracts a global audience of offshore energy professionals and features an exhibition where over 600 companies will showcase their products and services. Offshore Energy covers both the exploration and production of the conventional energy resources, oil & gas, and the renewable part of the energy mix such as offshore wind and marine energy. It is the place to find out where the future of energy is heading

This year’s Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference will be held on (22), 23 & 24 October 2018.