2022 IPF offers over twenty networking events, receptions, and happy hour gatherings to facilitate networking with industry colleagues one-on-one. From coffee breaks to late night happy hours, there are plenty of opportunities to make connections that will grow your network and benefit your business. See below for a complete listing of networking events.

All events take place in the Atlantic City Convention Center unless otherwise specified.

Monday, April 25
Member Reception, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. 

Golden Nugget Atlantic City Hotel, Casino & Marina, Bayview Room

Join your fellow Business Network members to kick off 2022 IPF. This member-only reception gives members the opportunity to network and relax prior to the start of the conference – start your networking early!

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Tuesday, April 26

Workforce Summit Reception, 4:00 p.m.
Rooms 308/309

Attendees of the Offshore Wind Workforce Summit are invited to stay for a networking reception immediately following the Summit.

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Foundation 2 Blade Alumni Reception, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Room 202

Alumni of the Network’s Foundation 2 Blade training program are invited to the inaugural alumni reception. Join us for drinks, connections, and a celebration of your achievements. RSVP to Christiana Ferguson by April 12.

2022 IPF Welcome Reception, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall (Hall B/C)

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Veterans in Offshore Wind Happy Hour, 5:00 – 7:00
Tun Tavern, 2 Convention Boulevard
2022 IPF Side Event

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Join us for a hosted happy hour event at the IPF 2022 Conference!

Join Vestas and Natural Power as they celebrate veterans in offshore wind and get a chance to connect, network, and relax after the first full conference day. Food and beverages are provided.

New Jersey Reception, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel, Crown Ballroom

Choose New Jersey and NJEDA are kicking off the conference with the New Jersey Reception at the adjacent Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel. Attendees can enjoy live music by the B Street Band (the world’s top tribute band covering hits from Bruce Springsteen) and sip New Jersey craft beer while networking with offshore wind professionals. Don’t miss the best breakout event by the boardwalk, ’cause down the shore everything’s alright!

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Drinks & Swings Top Golf Party, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Ocean Casino Resort, TopGolf Swing Suite

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Offshore Wind Drinks Live, 8:30 – 10:30 p.m.
LandShark Bar & Grill

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Wednesday, April 27
Networking Breakfast, 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Exhibit Hall (Hall B/C)

Networking Lunch, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall (Hall B/C)

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Lunch Briefing: Vessels, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Plenary Room, Hall A

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Poster Presentation & Reception, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall (Hall B/C)

Networking Reception, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall (Hall B/C)

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NextGen Reception (Ages 35 and younger), 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Steel Pier

Calling all young professionals! Join your colleagues for a fun evening of networking, drinks, games, appetizers and prizes. Connect with young leaders in the industry and enjoy rides and games on the pier.

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Scotch & Champagne Late Night Networking, 9:30 – 11:30 p.m.
Ocean Casino Resort – The Park 

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Cigar Table

Thursday, April 28
Global Gateway Breakfast, 7:30 – 8:45 a.m.

Plenary Room (Hall A)

Global Gateway is a new program from the Business Network for Offshore Wind that directly connects U.S.-based companies to the international offshore wind marketplace and supply chain. Learn about the most recent delegation trip to Bilbao, Spain, as well as upcoming trips to exhibit with the Network at the Global Offshore Wind Conference in Manchester, UK (June) and the WindEnergy conference in Hamburg, Germany (September). Representatives from several companies will share an overview of the current state of the offshore wind market in their respective countries.

Offshore Wind Floating Breakfast Briefing, 7:30 – 8:45 a.m.
Room 313

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Networking Breakfast, 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Exhibit Hall (Hall B/C)

Networking Coffee Break, 9:30 – 9:45 a.m.
Level 3 Hallway

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Lunch with New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy, 11:45 – 1:00 p.m.
Plenary Room (Hall A)

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Networking Coffee Break, 2:00 – 2:15 p.m.
Level 3 Hallway

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Networking Coffee Break, 3:15 – 3:30 p.m.
Level 3 Hallway

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Closing Reception – Getting Back to Where we Started: Looking Towards 2023 IPF, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Atrium Lobby

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