During the first Offshore Energy Opening Gala Dinner to be held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on Monday, October 24th, Navingo brings the industry together to celebrate some of these successes by presenting three industry awards. Nominations for the awards can still be handed in, but this must be done by 14 August!
Nominees will gain broad international recognition and significant market visibility through global media coverage. An expert jury, consisting of, among others, Edward Heerema (Allseas), Jan Hoegee (TNO) and Sander Vergroesen (IRO), will carefully evaluate all submissions and determine three final nominees per award.
The three awards that will be presented during the Opening Gala Dinner are: The Best Innovation in Offshore Energy Award; The Offshore Energy Public Outreach Award; and the Offshore Energy Young Engineer Award. Here is some more information:
· The Best Innovation in Offshore Energy Award highlights the best innovation in the entire offshore energy market in the last two years (2015 and 2016).
· the Offshore Energy Young Engineer Award. An engineer of 35 years or younger can be awarded the Offshore Energy Young Engineer Award for outstanding achievements in the industry.
· The Offshore Energy Public Outreach Award recognizes outstanding achievements in the field of public outreach by a company, organization or project team active in the offshore energy industry. An engineer of 35 years or younger can be awarded for outstanding achievements in the industry.
Nominees will be announced in early September and the winners will be announced during the award ceremony at the Opening Gala Dinner, which will be attended by international offshore energy professionals ranging from operators, service companies, and contractors to politicians and suppliers. More information on how to submit a nomination, application criteria and jury members can be found at https://offshore-energy.biz/special-events/opening-gala-dinner/
In addition to the awards ceremony, this black tie gala dinner at the impressive Beurs van Berlage, in the center of Amsterdam will serve a culinary dinner with musical interludes and speeches by dignitaries. Mathijs Bouman, known for his work with RTL Television and the Dutch Financial Newspaper just to name a few, will be the host for the evening.
Interested in attending? You can attend the Offshore Energy Opening Gala Dinner by buying a dining table for ten people or by buying individual tickets.