Networking Event Series Wind Energy 2023

Interdisciplinary ideation for the global market

Following our successful event in 2022, we would like to invite you to the 2023 version, which again takes place at the campus of the Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences (OST), Oberseestrasse 10, 8640 Rapperswil, Switzerland. We look forward to seeing you there!

Why attend?

Are you an entrepreneur, researcher, innovator or organisation wanting to expand into the global wind energy market? In this ideation event, you will take home some tools to help you on your way:

  • Insights about the key challenges in the wind energy industry today.

  • Tips for technology transfer to the global wind energy market from experts in Switzerland.

  • Contribute ideas in small groups to solving real industry multidisciplinary challenges in our ideation workshops.

  • Present a poster of your recent work.


08:30 - 09:00 Registration and coffee

09:00 - 09:15 Introduction with Sarah Barber, President of The Swiss Wind Energy R&D Network

09:15 - 10:00 Key-note talks

Helena Solman, Wageningen University, NL: “At the nexus of wind energy science, social and environmental science and public engagement - a spot for transformative research and innovation for societal impact“

Ines Würth, enviConnect GmbH, DE, “We’re digitalising wind energy, one app at a time“

10:00 - 10:15 Introduction to the challenges

10:15 - 10:45 Coffee breaks with posters

10:45 - 12:00 Challenge definition workshops

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 15:00 Challenge workshops (problem solving)

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee breaks with posters

15:30 - 16:00 Innovation financing presentations

Innosuisse (tbd)

Peter Morf, Hightechzentrum Aargau

Imad Abdallah, RTDT Laboratories AG

16:00 - 16:45 Challenge workshops (project definition)

16:45 - 17:00 Closing

17:00 - 18:00 Apero and networking


Datum: 26.09.2023, 09:00 – 17:00

OST - Ostschweizer Fachhochschule, Oberseestrasse 10, 8640 Rapperswil-Jona

Preis: 200 CHF

Swiss Wind Energy R&D Network

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You can register at the link below before September 19th. There is space to let us know if you want to submit a poster. The prices are:

  • Full price for non-members: CHF 200

  • Reduced price for members: CHF 200 minus 10% of your membership fee

  • Student price: CHF 100


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