GWEC events ...

... organised for the industry, by the industry

Below is an overview of events organised or supported by the Global Wind Energy Council in partnership with our national and regional member associations.

GWEC members receive up to 37% discounts on a booth and delegate passes at most of these events. Find out how your company can benefit from these great discounts by emailing us today.



Mexico WindPower 2016

Mexico city

25/02/2016 - 26/02/2016

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As of the end of 2014, Mexico had an installed capacity of 2,551 MW, in 31 wind farms operating in Oaxaca, Baja California, Chiapas, Jalisco, Tamaulipas, San Luis Potosi, and Nuevo Leon. Currently six more projects are in construction that will start operations in 2015, contributing 732 MW more to the country’s wind-power installed capacity.  By 2018, more than 9,500 ... more

AWEA’s Windpower 2016

New Orleans, USA

23/05/2016 - 26/05/2016

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WINDPOWER is the annual conference and exhibition for the U.S. wind industry hosted by the American Wind Energy Association(AWEA). It’s the nexus of wind energy professionals who converge to generate actionable ideas for expanding the wind energy economy through technology and collaboration.



Brazil Windpower 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

30/08/2016 - 01/09/2016

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The largest wind power conference and exhibition in Latin America!

As of September 2015, Brazil had reached 7 GW of installed capacity with expectations to add an additional 2 GW by the end of the year, and ambitions to reach 20 GW by 2020.  Growth prospects are good, the energy ministry is pushing for more manufacturing to take place, financing is available, ... more

EWEA/WindEnergy Hamburg 2016


27/09/2016 - 30/09/2016

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The European Wind Energy Association is teaming up with Hamburg Messe to host its annual conference alongside WindEnergy Hamburg in 2016.

The combination of EWEA’s leading industry conference in conjunction with the world’s top wind energy expo will create a one-stop shop for businesses, policymakers and the scientific community.

The event will take place on 27-30 September 2016 in a major hub ... more

China Wind Power 2016


19/10/2016 - 21/10/2016

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The 10th edition of China Wind Power will take place in Beijing, China from 19-21 October 2016.

China Wind Power is the official wind industry event organised annually by GWEC, Chinese Renewable Energy Agency (CREIA) and Chinese Wind Energy Association (CWEA).

Further information will be available soon...

China Wind Power … an event organised by the industry, for the industry


Windaba 2016 (South Africa)

Cape Town, South Africa

02/11/2016 - 04/11/2016

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The 6th edition of the Windaba conference and exhibition, organised annually by GWEC and SAWEA, will take place in Cape Town, South Africa from 2-4 November 2016.

The expanded and accelerated renewable energy investment programme (REIPPP) underway in South Africa has stimulated investment and created a thriving market for wind energy. There are currently 294 wind turbines installed with ... more

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