A Robust Program

WINDPOWER has a Brand New Attitude.

And you have an exciting opportunity to gain insights from industry experts on the latest trends in wind energy.

Regardless of sector in the wind energy industry, it’s essential to know what’s on the horizon for the U.S. wind energy market, how to influence it, and how to ensure success within it. That’s why the education program at WINDPOWER 2017 is vital to any serious professional in wind energy.

Enhance your exhibit floor learning experience through targeted education sessions and one-on-one interactions designed to provide you with strategies to boost your business, while strengthening your position in the industry.

Whether your priority is generating new best practices, familiarizing yourself with the latest technology or staying on top of upcoming federal and state policy, you’ll find it at WINDPOWER.

Program Highlights

The WINDPOWER program will feature 3 General Sessions, one each morning, now conveniently located right in the exhibit hall!  

To make it easier to schedule your time between hearing from industry leading panelists and building connections in the exhibit hall, sessions and stand-alone presentations will once again be organized into the following 5 education stations on the show floor, available to both attendees and exhibitors:

  - Power Station, Powered by Siemens
  - Project Development Station, Powered by
     UL LLC

  - Operations Station, Powered by Vestas
  - Tech Station, Powered by GE Renewable

  - Thought Leader Theater, Powered by
     Mortenson Construction

Plus 4 additional educational opportunities for even greater learning through pre- and post-conference seminars.

Please note:  The abstract submission closed September 20, 2016. Late abstracts maybe submitted with a $25 administrative fee. We will review and consider them with time and space permitting. If you are interested in more information or have questions, please email education@awea.org.


-- Power Station
-- Project Development Station
-- Operations Station
-- Tech Station
-- Thought Leader Theater


-- Clips from WINDPOWER 2016

WINDPOWER 2017 Program Chairs:

Richard Jigarjian
Vice President, Generation
EDF Renewable Energy, Inc. 

Stephanie K. Kushner
President and CEO
Broadwind Energy

To see the full WINDPOWER 2017 Program Committee members, CLICK HERE.