Discover the power of impactful leadership and embrace the Women in Wind Global Leadership Program 2023. Gain valuable insights from Sarah Barber’s transformative journey and learn to lead with active listening, diversity promotion, positive role modeling, and a growth mindset. Unlock hidden potential in yourself and your team to drive success and foster a culture of acceptance and continuous improvement.
1 July 2019
Women in Wind at Global Offshore Wind 2019 in London
Women in Wind and the topic of gender equality were significant features of this year’s Global Offshore Wind summit, which took place from 25-26 June 2019 in London. GWEC was proud to take part in conversations throughout the summit regarding diversity challenges in the sector and measures to upscale female participation in STEM fields.
Women in Wind Mentor Emma Pinchbeck, Deputy CEO of RenewableUK (pictured above, right), kicked things off in the opening session by highlighting the need for inclusion stewardship in the offshore wind sector.
A number of Women in Wind mentors also spoke about emerging markets for offshore wind, including Mary Quaney, CFO of Mainstream Renewable Power (pictured above), on Vietnam’s offshore wind potential, as well as Lucy Craig, Vice President and Director of Technology and Innovation at DNV GL Energy, on opportunities for offshore wind in India. GWEC Market Intelligence Director Karin Ohlenforst also spoke at the Global Markets Theatre about the forecast for the global offshore market, announcing the release of GWEC’s Global Offshore Wind Report.
Throughout the event, leading female voices were invited to take part in the Widesight Media Hub for live interviews. Joyce Lee sat down for an interview with Alicia Green of RenewableUK, and spoke about the Women in Wind program and how to showcase gender-inclusive policies in the sector. This, and other videos featuring Women in Wind such as Mary Quaney, are available to view below.
Women in Wind: Widesight Interviews
On the Blog
Discover the profound impact of networking and its significance in personal and professional growth, as highlighted in the Women in Wind Global Leadership Program 2023. Learn valuable lessons and practical tips on nurturing and building a strong network to expand horizons, access new opportunities, and foster collaborative ventures. Embrace the power of networking and unlock your potential for success.
Announcing the “Winds of Change Series: Transformative Tales of Leadership,” a new storytelling series that highlights exceptional women, men, and professionals driving change in the wind energy industry.