Houston, United States [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Yesterday at WINDPOWER 2008 more than 12,000 wind industry leaders, policymakers and energy professionals converged at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. The event, which runs through Wednesday, features over 770 exhibitors, including wind power plant developers, turbine manufacturers and the full range of supply chain manufacturers.
According to show organizer AWEA, the conference is the world’s largest annual wind energy industry event.
Attendees of the show are privy to three days of conference sessions, an interactive tradeshow of wind energy products and services and numerous networking opportunities among leaders in all facets of the industry. The show also features a conference program with a total of 300 speakers and moderators, 150 poster presentations and over 50 sessions addressing topics organized into six daily tracks: Finance, Wind Power Growth, Resource Assessment, Policy, Key Issues and Wind at the Epicenter.
In addition, visitors can attend a seminar on careers in wind, which offers those interested in a career in the industry the opportunity to hear from top executives at leading wind energy companies.