3rd Wind User
Group Meeting

May 8 | Lisbon, Portugal


Please join us for the 3rd Wind User Group Meeting, May 8, in Lisbon, Portugal.

Hosted by Esri Portugal, this event will bring together professionals at the forefront of this emerging industry to discuss best practice applications of GIS technology for all aspects of wind energy.

Esri's GIS technology has emerged as the essential tool to support renewable energy efforts. With the ArcGIS platform, you can study and compare location-based information in an easy-to-read map view that includes land-use, weather, suitability, transmission, and survey data.


Wednesday, May 7
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dinner Reception with Wind Energy Users at Portugália Belém restaurant

Address: Av. Brasília, Ed. Espelho D’Água, 1400-038 Lisbon

Note: Walking distance (across the street) from event venue

Thursday, May 8 Location: Cultural Center of Belem
8:30 am – 9:00 am Registration/Badge Collection
9:00 am – 9:30 am Welcome and Introduction by Craig Weber, Mainstream Power Renewables and President of the Esri Wind User Group
9:30 am – 10:00 am “Esri Corporate Update: The ArcGIS mapping and analysis platform for onshore and offshore wind energy“– Chrystelle Ourzik, Esri Inc
10:00 am – 10:30 am Coffee Break/Networking Time
10:30 am – 12:45 pm Customer and Partner Presentations (X5, 30 minutes each):

  1. “GIS in Depth, bathymetry” – Ducan Mallace, MMT
  2. “Managing Wind Lease Acquisition Projects with GIS” – Jerry Bramwell, Landworks
  3. “Integrated ArcGIS workflow from wind resource assessment to transmission line planning” – Stefano Grassi, ETH Zurich
12:45 pm – 2:00 pm Hosted Lunch
2:00 pm – 4:30 pm Partner Presentations
  1. “Blade condition… Out of sight & out of mind?” – Chris Bley,  InspecTools
  2. “Driving innovation through Real-Time Operations Data and Geospatial Data integration” – Mark Peterson, OSIsoft
  3. “Current ArcGIS platform based software developments of Esri Germany and partners for the wind industry” – Karsten Lessing,  Esri Germany
  4.  “Suitability studies for renewable energies” – Gesto Energy
4:30 pm Wrap up /Coffee Break – Meeting adjourns

Centro Cultural de Belém
Praça do Império
Lisboa, 1449-003

Register now

There is no fee to attend

Exclusive Hotel Offer:

Hotel Jerónimos 8

Rua dos Jerónimos nº 8,
1400-211 Lisboa
Tel: (+351) 21 360 09 00
Single Room – 130,00 Euros per night
Double Room – 140,00 Euros per night
Superior Room Upgrade – 20,00 Euros per room, per night
(all prices include taxes, breakfast and wi-fi)
All bookings should be placed directly with the hotel using the code "Esri Meeting"

For any question, please contact Chrystelle Ourzik