Floating Offshore Wind: the Business Briefing

Plan today, to embrace tomorrow’s opportunities from floating wind projects

A time-effective guide for key stakeholders

A 1-day business-focused seminar giving a clear understanding of Floating Offshore Wind: the opportunities; its current status; the deployment challenges; its associated innovations & supply chains.

Course Summary & Key Features

A clear and business-friendly introduction to the technology and infrastructure requirements, policy and commercial activities, market opportunities and competitive positioning issues around floating offshore wind. Designed for business developers, investors, policymakers and other stakeholders seeking a commercially-focused, clear language overview of this fast-emerging sector.

Among the topics covered in this time-effective one-day briefing will be:

  • Floating wind technology status: pilots and projects
  • Design & energy production
  • Cabling & grid export issues
  • Market applications and potential
  • Policy & regulatory issues
  • Project development & risk
  • Planning & permitting
  • Supply & value-chain changes
  • Integrating associated technologies, such as storage

Click on ‘availability & inquiries’ below to register your interest and be first to see the final agenda.


Recommended: for a comprehensive picture of offshore wind, combine this with the 2-day “Managing Risk in Offshore Wind Projects”.

Who Should Attend?

The course is valuable to anyone involved in developing business strategy, assessing new market opportunities or identifying and managing the risks in new project or product business cases.

Particularly relevant roles include:

  • Energy sector finance & investment
  • Clean power project development
  • Cleantech product development and supply chain
  • Energy sector professional services, including legal, insurance and consulting
Course co-presenters

Dr John MasseyManaging DirectorGrey Cells Energy Ltd.

I help commercially-minded executives analyse new opportunities & risks in the fast-changing electricity sector.

John is an industry analyst and business trainer with over 25-years commercial experience in examining and explaining competitive environments, technology trends and their economic and business case impacts.

(Explore my CV at linkedin.com/in/drjohnmassey)


Charley RattanIndependent Renewable Energy Consultant & DirectorProfit from Principles Ltd.

I provide expertise at every stage of the project life-cycle ensuring due diligence throughout.

Charley is a respected industry professional with a reputation for managing projects that are delivered on time, safely and within budget; within both onshore and offshore environments, over more than a decade.

(Explore Charley’s CV at linkedin.com/in/charley-rattan)

Availability & inquiries

Training for your company:

  • The course can be delivered at your company premises or preferred venue, for small groups
  • Pricing can be quoted on a transparent day-rate or “all-in” basis, according to location (inquire below)
  • The agenda above is the recommended “off-the-shelf” agenda, but limited customisation is possible (inquire below)

Training for individuals:

  • Grey Cells Energy does not currently organise open/public courses, but does work as an “associate trainer”, via larger 3rd-party event organisers. Contact info@greycellsenergy.com or inquire below for the latest calendar dates.
  • If you are interested in remote learning or coaching – covering some or all of the topics on a one-to-one basis via the Internet – inquire below.

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