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Action Together New Jersey to be Cooperating Partner for 2018 International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum
Considered Top Technical Offshore Wind Conference In The United States
Dec 15, 2017
Madison, NJ – Action Together New Jersey announced today that it is has signed on as a cooperating partner for the 2018 International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum (IPF). The IPF is the number one technical conference for offshore wind in the United States hosted by the Business Network for Offshore Wind (the Network). The conference brings together the industry’s global and U.S. experts to generate new business opportunities and strengthen the U.S. offshore wind supply chain. The conference will be held from April 3-6 at the Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village in Princeton, New Jersey. Registration is now open.
“Thanks to the support of organizations like Action Together New Jersey, we are able to deliver the leading domestic technical conference for offshore wind where we are building valuable partnerships and facilitating critical conversations that will help us successfully move the industry forward and create a domestic supply chain,” said Liz Burdock, executive director of the Network. “A decision to support the IPF is a decision to support the significant economic, environmental and health benefits that offshore wind can bring to the United States.”
In its fifth year, the IPF draws more than 600 attendees annually, including the industry’s leading global experts and developers. Attendees have the opportunity to connect with a network of synergistic businesses, suppliers and organizations in the offshore wind industry; develop networks for business financing, business-to-business sales, education and workforce development; and determine their niche in the offshore wind industry.
“We are proud to support the advancement of renewable energy projects in New Jersey, and our coastal conditions are ideal for offshore wind power,” said Christine Clarke, Environmental Director, Action Together New Jersey. “New Jersey residents overwhelmingly support a clean energy future and we are proud to stand with The Business Network for Offshore Wind to advocate for that transition.”
About the Business Network for Offshore Wind
The Business Network for Offshore Wind is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a U.S. offshore wind supply chain. The Network is focused on delivering education, creating partnerships and advancing the industry. All membership and event proceeds are invested back into supporting the industry by helping the Network to continue programmatic education, and develop the tools and networks necessary to create a U.S. offshore wind supply chain. The Network hosts the annual International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum (IPF), the number 1 technical conference for offshore wind in the United States dedicated to moving the industry forward. Register for the 2018 IPF, today.
About Action Together New Jersey
We are the largest grassroots group in NJ and we are growing every day as NJ citizens join to fight for our values. We share a passion for equal rights, for progressive ideals, and for building a brighter future for all Americans. We are your neighbors, your friends, and your coworkers. And while we don’t always see eye to eye on every issue, we are residents banded together to help secure a more inclusive and progressive future for our state and our country. We invite you to join us and to be at the forefront of that change. ATNJ is part of the grassroots national network, Action Together Network (ATN), which numbers around 750,000 grassroots members nationwide. For more information on what we do, and how we strive to accomplish our goals, visit us at: www.ATNJ.org
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