Agenda

AGENDA

The TEM will take place on September 23-24, 2020, as an online meeting (4 hours each day).
The core content of both days will consist of sessions based on the following format:
  • Overview presentation of topic A, interactive Q&A (20 minutes)
  • Overview presentation of topic B, interactive Q&A (20 minutes)
  • Parallel break-out sessions on topics A and B, small groups of 8-10 participants (30 minutes)
  • Summary and synthesis (15 minutes)
The final objective is to identify research challenges and opportunities a proposal for scoping a new IEA Wind Task on Airborne Wind Energy.

Notes:

  • Times hereafter are indicated in Central European Summer Time (CEST, UTC+2)

Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 13:30 - 18:00

  • 13:30    Welcome, meeting overview and introduction of IEA Wind TCP & Task 11
  • 13:40    Online meeting ice-breaker: speed-dating
  • 13:45    Current state of the AWE sector
  • 14:00    Vision for the Airborne Wind Energy sector
  • 14:20    TEM#102 mission statement
  • Short break
  • 14:40    Session 1 (see format above)
    • A: Resource Potential: Wind Studies and Power Curves
    • B: Environmental & social integration
  • 16:00    Break
  • 16:30    Session 2 (see format above)
    • C: Safety aspects and airspace regulation
    • D: Common design tools, simulations and reference model
  • 18:00    Adjourn

Thursday, September 24, 2020, 13:30 - 17:30

  • 13:30    Welcome and recap of Day 1, speed-dating
  • 13:40    Session 3 (see format above)
    • E: Definitions, milestones, (performance) metrics, technology assessment
    • F: Electrical system
  • 15:10    Break
  • 15:20    Session 3 (see format above)
    • G: Educational needs
    • H: Road mapping
  • 16:45    Break
  • 17:00    Meeting wrap-up, next steps
  • 17:30    Adjourn