Workshop & sessions | 07 December 2022 | London | #RUKFutureLeaders

Event Partners, Sponsors and Supporters 

Diamond Sponsor 

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Mainstream Renewable Power


Mainstream Renewable Power is a leading pure-play renewable energy company, with wind and solar assets across global markets, including in Latin America, Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Mainstream is one of the most successful developers of gigawatt-scale renewables platforms, across onshore wind, offshore wind, and solar power generation. It has successfully delivered 6.5 GW of wind and solar generation assets to financial close-ready. 

The company is a global leader in the development of offshore wind projects. It secured planning consent for the world’s largest wind farm in England, Hornsea Project One, 1200 MW and the 450 MW Neart project in Scotland. Mainstream is developing one of SE Asia’s largest offshore wind farms in Vietnam, Phu Cuong Soc Trang at 1400 MW.  It also has a stake in a 800 MW floating offshore wind project in Japan


Talent Nurturer Sponsor 

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Simply Blue

Simply Blue Group is a leading early-stage developer of blue economy projects in the following areas – floating offshore wind, wave energy and low-impact aquaculture.   Headquartered in Cork Ireland, Simply Blue Group have a global pipeline of 9GW of floating offshore wind projects. In Ireland and the British Isles, Simply Blue Group has 3GW of floating offshore wind projects and have partnered with Shell (Ireland), Total Energies (Wales) and Orsted & Subsea 7 (Scotland). Simply Blue Group are developing wave energy off the West Coast of Ireland and a low-impact aquaculture project in Scotland. 
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Vattenfall is a European energy company with operations across Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark and the UK. For more than 100 years we have electrified industries, supplied energy to people's homes and modernised our way of living through innovation and cooperation. We are determined to enable fossil-free living within one generation. Expanding and integrating new renewable generation capacity is a core part of that mission. We are aiming for a strong portfolio of onshore and offshore wind in combination with solar and battery technology – to continue to play a strong role in the European energy transition.


Gold Sponsor 

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Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult 

ORE Catapult was established in 2013 by the UK Government and is part of a network of Catapults set up by Innovate UK in high growth industries. It is the UK’s leading innovation centre for offshore renewable energy. Independent and trusted, with a unique combination of world-leading test and demonstration facilities and engineering and research expertise, ORE Catapult convenes the sector and delivers applied research, accelerating technology development, reducing risk and cost and enhancing UK-wide economic growth.  Active throughout the UK, ORE Catapult has operations in Glasgow, Blyth, Levenmouth, Aberdeen, the Humber, the East of England, the South West and Wales and operates a collaborative research partnership in China. 




Silver Sponsor 

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Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Siemens Gamesa unleashes the power of wind. For more than 40 years, we have been a pioneer and leader in the wind industry, and today our team of more than 25,000 people is working at the heart of the global energy revolution to address the most important challenge of our generation: the climate crisis. With a leading position in onshore, offshore and services, we design, build and deliver powerful and reliable wind energy solutions in close collaboration with our customers. As a global company with local impact, we have installed more than 120GW and provide access to clean, affordable and sustainable energy that keeps the lights on around the world.



Venue Sponsor 

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Schneider Electric


We provide energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability.  We empower all the make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.


Alumni Event Sponsors

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Hill Dickinson 

Hill Dickinson is a leading and award-winning international commercial law firm with more than 850 people, including 185 partners and legal directors.

From offices in the UK, mainland Europe and Asia, we deliver advice and strategic guidance spanning the full legal spectrum. The firm acts as a trusted adviser to businesses, organisations and individuals across the globe and from a wide range of market sectors, advising on non-contentious advisory and transactional work through to all forms of commercial litigation and arbitration. We pride ourselves on fostering the strongest client relationships and adding value through innovation.

Our clients include multinational companies, major corporations, UK plcs, insurance companies, UK and foreign banks and financial institutions, public sector organisations, private individuals and professional bodies.

Our network of international offices reflects the global nature of our work; the Monaco office focuses on the needs of our yacht and superyacht client base, and our offices in Piraeus, Singapore and Hong Kong specialise in the marine, trade and energy markets.

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The Ørsted vision is a world that runs entirely on green energy. Ørsted develops, constructs, and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, solar farms, energy storage facilities, and bioenergy plants, and provides energy products to its customers. Ørsted ranks as the world’s most sustainable energy company in Corporate Knights' 2021 index of the Global 100 most sustainable corporations in the world and is recognised on the CDP Climate Change A List as a global leader on climate action. 

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ScottishPower Renewables

 With over 40 operational windfarms, ScottishPower Renewables is at the forefront of the development of the renewables industry through pioneering ideas, forward thinking and outstanding innovation. Its ambitious growth plans include expansion of its existing onshore wind portfolio, investment in new large scale solar deployment and innovative grid storage systems. 


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SSE Renewables 


SSE Renewables is leading construction of more offshore wind energy than any other company in the world right now. Part of the FTSE-listed SSE plc, the leading developer, owner and operator of renewable energy is currently constructing the world’s largest offshore project, the 3.6GW Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the North Sea, a joint venture with Equinor and Eni, as well as Scotland’s largest offshore site, the 1.1GW Seagreen Offshore Wind Farm in the Firth of Forth, a joint venture with TotalEnergies. SSE Renewables has the largest offshore wind development pipeline across the UK and Ireland at around 7GW, of which around 1.5GW is already in construction and nearly 800MW is fully consented. Its operational offshore wind portfolio consists of 487MW across two joint venture sites, Beatrice and Greater Gabbard, both of which it operates on behalf of its asset partners.   

SSE Renewables has partnered with Marubeni Corporation and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) to establish a highly-credible development consortium bidding into Crown Estate Scotland’s ScotWind seabed leasing process. The partnership has the credibility, capabilty and commitment to help deliver 10GW of new offshore wind projects in Scottish waters under ScotWind. By combining their unparalleled local experience and extensive global expertise in the development of fixed and floating offshore wind farms, the consortium partnership is uniquely placed to deliver significant and enduring social, economic, and decarbonisation benefits to Scotland.  

SSE Renewables parent company SSE plc is a Principal Partner to the UK Government for COP26, the UN climate summit in November 2021.  For more visit

Media Partners


Core Media Partner

Digital newsletter and real-time news website tracking renewable energy projects from planning to construction and operation. Providing exclusive business information on the offshore wind sector, reNEWS is a must-read for those involved in this industry. Visit our stand or website to sign up for a free two-month trial subscription.

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OGV Energy
OGV Energy

OGV Energy is the leading engagement platform for the energy sector, focused on delivering real-time industry news, events and digital media solutions. It is our mission to facilitate improved engagement and communication for the Energy sector through utilising our multiple platforms. Our service offering comprises OGV Energy Magazine and our digital engagement is driven by OGV Energy News, OGV Events, OGV Job board, OGV Radio and with a growing global membership of over 200 companies we help organisations to expand their digital footprint and deliver their corporate messaging to their target audience.  The OGV Energy website and App help deliver energy news to circa 400,000 energy professionals every month.

Sponsorship opportunities

Do you want to speak at the event, or shape individually focussed series topics, or the whole series, why not become a sponsor?
This and much more partner opportunities are available, please contact a member of the RenewableUK team listed below.

Programme delivery and speakers  

Evie Hoolahan
Conference Producer | RenewableUK
Mob: +44 (0)7815 550 969

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Vicky Mant
Director of Business Development | RenewableUK
Phone : +44 (0)20 7901 3011

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