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June 6-9

Nor-Shipping 2023 - Oslo, Norway

Nor-Shipping is at the centre of the oceans. This is where the maritime and ocean industries meet every two years – a natural hub for key decision makers from across the world to connect, collaborate and do deals to unlock new business opportunities. This is your arena for ocean solutions.

Nor-Shipping is where cutting edge Norwegian and international companies showcase the innovations that deliver competitive advantage for their customers – driving new efficiencies, improving processes and enhancing performance. This is the place where the maritime, tech, finance and wider business segments cross paths to learn from one another, forge partnerships, and access new economic value creation.

Nor-Shipping’s 21,000 square metre exhibition space is the beating heart of the week’s activity. This is where delegates and visitors can experience the products, services and companies that will help drive a new age of ocean industry development.

Our Esgian Offshore Wind members  Ryan Tolson and Cristina Iuliana Draghici will be present at the exhibition.

June 6-8

Breakbulk Europe 2023 - Rotterdam, Netherlands


For more than a decade, Breakbulk Europe has served as the networking hub for industry professionals who do business in Europe – or would like to! Exhibitors and sponsors include cargo owners, ocean carriers, freight forwarders, ports/terminals, heavy haulers, equipment companies and more that are involved in this specialized industry.

In addition to exceptional networking opportunities, Breakbulk Europe provides a dynamic conference, along with a range of educational and training workshops – intensive all-day classes held the day before the exhibition opens as well as many on-the-floor sessions.

Our Esgian  members  Susanne Starheim-GrøtterStian Omli  Hans Gannestad, Simen Solvang  and Jostein Opsahl will be present at the conference.

June 7-10

Congreso Mexicano del Petróleo 2023, Campeche, Mexico

Campeche will host the XVII edition of the Congreso Mexicano del Petróleo, to be held from June 7 to 10, 2023. It is the most important event in the oil industry in Mexico, and every year brings together 7,000-10,000 business and political leaders who are shaping the development of the country’s petroleum industry.

Our Esgian Member  Fernando Ortiz will be present and looking forward to engaging with industry professionals.

June 14-15

Global Offshore Wind 2023 - London, U.K.

GOW23 is back and it’s bigger than ever before! Don’t miss out on the UK’s largest meeting place for the global offshore wind industry…

Global Offshore Wind is like the epicenter of the industry! The RUK team created the environment for impactful thought leadership and B2B networking, formal and informal. A must-attend, staple for the calendar!

Our Esgian  members  Susanne Starheim-GrøtterRyan Tolson  Oliver Stephenson will be present at the conference.

June 19-23

2023 IADC World Drilling Conference & Exhibition - London, U.K.

IADC WORLD DRILLING 2023, the leadership event for wells professionals, will explore our industry’s challenges and opportunities from a strategic, leadership perspective.

The conference will examine improving the value proposition from multiple perspectives – technology, diversity, contracting, collaboration, digital solutions, and more for all stakeholders.

Through high-level panels and speakers and through cutting-edge technical papers, the conference will chart each inflection point and trace the path to the industry’s future.

Our Esgian  members  Cinnamon Edralin and  Hans Jacob Bassoe will be present at the conference & exhibition.

June 20-21

seanergy 2023 - Paris, France


Each year, Seanergy brings together more than 3,500 leaders and experts from the offshore renewable energy industry. During two days, the exhibition area is the place where attendees explore innovations and technologies making the energy transition happen, where they do business and reach out to professionals showcasing projects and vision into future solutions as one of 200 exhibitors.

Considering the strong global dynamics all over the world in the industry, serving the energy transition, Seanergy 2023 will be held in Paris, a true global hub, to facilitate the participation of a very large panel of economic ad political decision-maker. This edition is already, more than ever, a must-attend of the offshore renewable industry, make sure you’ll be there!

Esgian Offshore Wind will be there – Susanne Starheim-Grøtter 

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

September 7

IADC Southern Arabian Q3 Chapter Meeting - Doha, Qatar

The IADC Southern Arabian Peninsula Chapter is pleased to announce that it will be holding its 3rd Chapter Meeting in Doha, Qatar on the 7th of September 2023.

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz on 7th September 2023 @Doha,Qatar

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

October 2 – 5

ADIPEC 2023 - Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center, Abu Dhabi , U.A.E.

ADIPEC is the world’s largest and most inclusive gathering for the energy industry. Over 2,200 exhibiting companies, 54 NOCs, IOCs, NECs and IECs and 28 international exhibiting country pavilions will come together between 2-5 October 2023 to explore market trends, source solutions and conduct business across the industry’s full value chain.

Alongside the exhibition, ADIPEC 2023 will host the Maritime & Logistics Zone, Digitalization in Energy Zone, Manufacturing & Industrialization Zone and the Decarbonization Zone. These specialized industry exhibitions will enable the global energy industry to strengthen existing business partnerships and form new models of cross-sector collaboration to unlock and maximize value across businesses and drive future growth.

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz from 2 -5 October  2023 @Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

October 31 – November 1

Offshore Jack Up Middle East ( OJME ) - Hilton Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, U.A.E.

The prestigious & most popular Offshore Jack Up Middle East (OJME) Conference & Exhibition will organize the 11th edition from 31 October – 1 November 2023. Hilton Dubai Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE covering the overall aspects of the Jack Up Rig & Liftboat industry with particular emphasis on the ongoing developments of Middle East’s drilling industry.

OJME Conference is one of the world’s leading conference and exposition focusing on Jack Up Rigs & Liftboat industry.

OJME has grown exponentially to become the most preferred meeting point attracting Drilling contractors & professionals from more & more companies around the globe.

OJME provides the opportunity to Network with Operators, Jack Up Rig Owners, Jack Up Barge Owners, Shipyards, Equipment Manufacturers, Solution Providers, Oilfield Service Providers, Classification Societies, Warranty Surveyors & much more.

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz from October 31 -1 November  2023 @Hilton Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

November 10

IADC Southern Arabian Q4 Chapter Meeting, Dubai, U.A.E.

The IADC Southern Arabian Peninsula Chapter is pleased to announce that it will be holding its 4th Chapter Meeting in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on the November 10, 2023.

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz on  November 10, 2023 @ Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

November 14-15

IADC Drilling Middle East, Le Meridien Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

The 2023 IADC DRILLING MIDDLE EAST CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION will bring together industry leaders and drilling professionals to discuss such challenges and share best practices.

Cutting-edge technology advances, including drilling automation, will be featured, as will case studies of relevant technical achievements.

The premier event also will highlight evolving approaches to safety and training, providing practical information on new tools and processes that can be used to improve HSE performance.

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz from 14-15  November  2023 @Le Meridien Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia.

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

May 23 – 25

SPE/IADC Middle East Drilling Technology
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.

The SPE/IADC Middle East Drilling Technology Conference and Exhibition is one of the biggest drilling events in the region and is a joint effort between two highly respected industry associations, the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC).

In its 14th edition, the conference continued providing an unprecedented platform for experts in drilling and completions to share their latest technological advancements, evolving challenges, and successful case histories

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz from 23 – 25 May 2023 @Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers, A.U.H.

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

May 25

Esgian Offshore Wind - May webinar

Will the offshore wind market see a rush of new players from offshore drilling?

Esgian will host our offshore wind monthly webinar Thursday May 25th at 3:00 PM (CEST).

In the not-too-distant future it is anticipated that there will be a shortage of offshore wind installation vessels. As offshore drilling companies look to diversify, the offshore wind market could see a windfall of ex-drillships converted into heavy lifts.

We encourage you to Join us for a 19 minute to the point discussion to learn more.

Esgian Offshore Wind LinkedIn

May 24-25

Floating Wind Days - Haugesund, Norway

Welcome to the most innovative meeting place in international floating wind.

Our floating wind analyst Kasper Christian Grytnes, Johan Gustafsson and Susanne Starheim-Grøtter will be present at the conference.

Part of Market day, Session 1, Kasper Christian Grytnes & Johan Gustafsson will engage in discussion about market opportunities and project pipeline, specific wind farm projects in Portugal region, as part of their ambitious target for 10 GW of offshore wind by 2030.

Market Day

Wednesday May 24th

On day one, we invite you to travel the world and experience Market Day in the Floating Wind Day (FWD) Hub!

Visit six major international markets, each housed in its own location in the FWD Hub; Italy, USA, UK, South Korea, Japan, Spain, Portugal and France. Each market has a rolling programme with sessions, where you can meet, engage and connect with leading figures in the markets you are interested in.

Supply Chain Day

Thursday May 25th

On day two, the FWD Hub will be transformed to take on the key themes and challenges facing the worldwide industry.

Top-notch supply chains are a key success ingredient for the industry; How can they perform better? What are the challenges and best solutions? Connect with the industry and take part in discussions on six main topics facing the worldwide industry. Each topic is housed in locations in the FWD Hub and will operate a rolling programme of sessions, meaning you can select the sessions that interest you most!

May 11

IADC Southern Arabian Q2 Chapter Meeting - Al SAKER BALLROOM, Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa
Al Mamsha Street
United Arab Emirates

The IADC Southern Arabian Peninsula Chapter is pleased to announce that it will be holding its 2nd Chapter Meeting in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on the May 11, 2023.

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz on 11th May 2023 @Al Saker Ballroom – Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

May 10

U.A.E. Climate Tech - Abu Dhabi Energy Center, A.U.H.

The UAE Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology and two of the UAE’s energy and technology powerhouses, ADNOC and Masdar, are hosting their first-ever decarbonization technology conference, U.A.E. CLIMATE TECH, to be held on May 10 and 11, 2023, at the Abu Dhabi Energy Center, in response to the urgent need to decarbonize at scale and deliver climate action while enabling socio-economic growth.

With our #Esgian #Greenpact #Rigs Solution Analysis tool, you can test any offshore rig against one of our generic wells or your own custom-made well, and apply emission reduction systems like energy software, hybrid systems, closed bus, drilling efficiency equipment, alternative fuels, and exhaust gas cleaning to name a few.

Esgian will be present with Fernando Ortiz on 10th May 2023 @Abu Dhabi Energy Center

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

May 10-12

FOWT 2023
- Nantes, Pays de la Loire, France

The world’s largest event dedicated to floating offshore wind turbines.

Esgian Offshore Wind follows more than 130 floating technologies, the level of industrialization, and market deployment.

We are enthusiastically awaiting to attend the Offshore Floating Wind  conference in Nantes.

Our floating wind analyst Johan Gustafsson and Susanne Starheim-Grøtter will be present at the conference.

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

May 9-12

transport logistic - Munich, Germany

transport logistic – world’s leading trade fair for logistics, mobility, IT and supply chain management.

Esgian will be there – Stian Omli, Simen Solvang and Hans Christoffer Gannestad.

Looking forward to meeting other engaged industry professionals.

May 1-4

OTC - Houston, TX, US


Since 1969, OTC has served as a central hub convening the best and brightest minds in the world to share ideas, and innovations and discuss, debate, and build consensus around the most pressing topics facing the offshore energy sector.

Meet one of our offshore rig market experts at OTC.

Cinnamon Edralin – LinkedIn
Paul Large – LinkedIn

April 25-27

Offshore Wind Europe - Copenhagen (Denmark)

The Esgian Offshore Wind will be in Copenhagen next week for WindEurope. I encourage you to stop by our booth at the Norwegian pavilion to learn how we are bringing transparency and insight to the global offshore wind market with data.

April 24

Esgian's Offshore Wind Quarterly update - April 2023

The Esgian Offshore Wind team discussion on the findings of our quarterly report for Q1-23, including:

  • An overview of global offshore wind contract activity
  • Newly announced factory capacity in North America, Europe and Asia
  • Global auction updates

April 12

Offshore Wind in Portugal

You’ve been invited to:

Offshore Wind in Portugal

The Royal Embassy of Norway in Lisbon, Esgian and Norwegian Offshore Wind are delighted to welcome you to a webinar covering offshore wind and the Portuguese market.

We will provide a general overview of offshore wind in a global context before deep diving into the Portuguese market and how their ambitious targets will create opportunities for both local as well as international industry players. . We will look into the policies governing targets and lease rounds, supply chain capabilities and constraints, wind farms, technologies and more.

  • Welcome
  • Opening by The Norwegian Ambassador to Portugal, Tove Bruvik Westberg
  • Offshore wind: Global outlook and market overview by Esgian
  • Mainstream Renewable sharing experiences from an industry perspective
  • Industry support through exporting and collaboration by Norwegian Offshore Wind

Wed, Apr 12, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM (CEST)

We look forward to having you attend the event!

March 28-30

IPF - International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum - Baltimore (US)

The International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum (IPF) is the premier offshore wind energy conference in the Americas. Hosted by the Business Network for Offshore Wind, IPF connects global leaders and businesses in the supply chain, offers unparalleled networking opportunities, and delivers the most timely and relevant updates on the industry, from technology and policy, to safety and siting.

March 15

Floating rig Tetris limited availability challenges planning

Our team of rig analysts discussed the trends in the global floating rig market and highlighted some of the key regions to help you navigate this tightening segment.

Santorini drillship; Credit: Saipem

March 1

Rising Focus on Carbon Footprint in Offshore Wind Lease Rounds - March 2023

As you all may know, an increasing number of European countries are including carbon footprint accounting as a criterion in offshore wind lease rounds.

So far, however, the reporting requirements and methodologies have lacked coherence that would allow for consistency and comparability across projects and countries.

Listen to the attached recording to find out how countries are incorporating carbon emissions transparency and accountability in the offshore wind market? And is it possible to develop a common framework that can be applied globally?

February 10

IADC Southern Arabian Peninsula Chapter 1 2023 Meeting - Dubai, U.A.E.

On 10th February 2023, the IADC Southern Arabian Peninsula Chapter (SAPC) held its Q1 meeting in Dubai. Opening remarks were given by SAPC Chairman, Wayne Bauer, followed by updates regarding committees, work groups, IADC corporate, and the upcoming SAPC golf tournament.

The following presentations were made by guest speakers:

Dr Nosa Aihie
Regional Medical Director, Offshore and Medical Services, Middle East – International SOS
Topic: Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Offshore – Helping to improve health care delivery onboard

Harry Amos & Paris Norris
Brothers N’ Oars
Topic: The Great Pacific Race

Erland Peter Bassøe – Chairman – Esgian
Chairman – Esgian
Topic: The Offshore Drilling Market: 2022 finishes strong, but 2023 will be stronger

Jan Egil Hjelle
General Manager – CONTITECH
Topic: CONTITECH – Hoses for oil & gas A networking reception followed the presentations.

February 7-9

Marsh Energy Industry Conference - Dubai, U.A.E.

Marsh hosted its eighth Energy Industry Conference in Dubai on February 7-9, 2023.

With a reputation as one of the region’s leading forums for risk issues, the event was an opportunity to engage in forward-thinking discussion and  consider innovative ideas on topics such as the energy transition, supply chain disruption, energy security, and the climate emergency.

Erland Peter Bassøe – Chairman – Esgian
Fernando Ortiz – VP of the Middle East & India – Esgian