SNS2017 - The Southern North Sea Conference & Exhibition

Event Details

Norfolk Showground Arena, Dereham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 0TT
Wednesday 1st March 2017 - Thursday 2nd March 2017

Photographs from SNS2017 can be viewed in the gallery by following this link

East Anglia ONE Offshore Windfarm Supplier Opportunities - Please click HERE 



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SNS2017 - 1 March

EEEGR’s flagship Southern North Sea conference is the most important event for the energy sector in the East of England. Taking place over two days at the Norfolk Showground Arena in Norwich, SNS2017 will be the largest conference and exhibition EEEGR has ever delivered attracting upwards of 700 delegates from across the industry and supply chain.   

Key industry players will gather at this event to discuss and debate issues, network to make new business contacts and re-establish relationships with existing clients.

Why should you attend?

  • Generate fresh leads and meet new contacts in a time and cost-efficient way.
  • Showcase your expertise and share your insights to impress your clients.
  • Meet senior-level delegates looking to learn and seek out new partners.
  • Account manage and liaise with your current clients attending – or bring them along yourself as an account management tool. 
  • Months of intensive marketing and advertising to relevant markets ensuring a high level of attendance.
  • Numerous on the day and follow up advertising opportunities available to enhance your positioning.
  • Stay one step ahead of your competitors by being seen and visibly present at the event.
  • Develop your brand and status within industry by being billed as an event sponsor.

SNS2017 - 2 March
Day two of the conference is dedicated to ScottishPower Renewables Supply Chain Event for the East Anglia ONE Wind Farm Project.
ScottishPower Renewables

ScottishPower Renewables is in the process of finalising its major contracts for the East Anglia One project, and is delighted to announce that these contractors will be attending the ScottishPower Renewables Supply Chain Event at the Norfolk Showground Arena on 2 March 2017.

Occupying the second day of EEEGR's SNS2017 Conference and Exhibition, the ScottishPower Renewables Supply Chain Event will allow their contractors to engage with businesses and stakeholders in the East of England and further afield as quickly as possible to outline the skills they require and the business opportunities to be created by the project.

Information will be provided on the current status of the project by ScottishPower Renewables Managing Director, Jonathan Cole, and East Anglia One Project Director, Charlie Jordan. There'll also be information on the scope of works to be carried out, explanations of how to get involved and the opportunity to meet representatives from: 

Up to seven additional suppliers will also be attending, to be confirmed shortly. Opportunities will range from civil and electrical contractors, vessel and ports support, to technicians and logistics. 

ScottishPower Renewables is starting construction this year, with the first turbines to be installed by 2019 and the project fully operational during 2020.

Full-access pass holders will be able to take full advantage of the presentations whilst there are also free exhibition-only passes which will give holders the opportunity to network with representatives from these suppliers at their stands. Delegates MUST register prior to the event to be allowed admission. Upgrades of exhibition-only passes may be permissible on payment of the appropriate fee.
To watch the video on what happened at SNS2016, click HERE!

**PLEASE NOTE - Attendance for the exhibition ONLY is free of charge. We listened to our members and have found this delivers increased footfall for the exhibition.  Delegates wishing to attend the free exhibition MUST register in advance to attend the event. Register HERE **
***PLEASE NOTE - Delegates not registered by 17:00 Friday 22 February, will not be on the delegate list. However there will be a post-event delegate list available that will be updated with all delegates who attended ***
Map to Norfolk Showground
Plan of Norfolk Showground
Plan of Norfolk Showground Arena

1 March - Confirmed Speakers Include:

Deirdre Michie

Oil & Gas UK

Hugh McNeal


Tom Greatrex

Nuclear Industry Association

Ken Cronin

UK Onshore Oil & Gas

Andy Samuel

Oil & Gas Authority

Peter Aldous
MP for Waveney

UK Parliament, Member of Environmental Audit Select Committee

Rosa Stewart
Head of Sectors, Industrial Strategy

Dep. for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Carla Riddell
SNS Asset Manager

Centrica Energy Exploration and Production

Stuart Wheaton
U.K. Business Unit Head and Director

Premier Oil 

Julian Manning
Director - Process and Pipeline Services, Baker Hughes

Chair of Late Life & Decommissioning SIG

Raphael Denis
Deputy Business Unit Manager

Deme (Eversea)

Brian James
General Manager


Karis Vieira
Business Analyst

Oil & Gas UK

Tom McGarry
Head of Communications

EDF Energy

Chris Claydon

Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB)

Graeme McLean
Employment Tax Senior Manager - People & Organisation, Reward and Employment


Graham Hacon
Managing Director of 3sun Group

Chair of Offshore Wind Supply Chain SIG

Jonathan Cole
Managing Director of Offshore Renewables 

ScottishPower Renewables

Andy Paine
Head of UK Offshore Wind Development

Vattenfall Wind Power

Benjamin Sykes
Vice President, Head of Asset Management & UK Country Manager

DONG Energy Wind Power
TBC James Fisher Marine Services
See the SNS2017 floorplan PDF at the bottom of this window for location of individual stands.
Stand Organisation  
C1 3sun Group  3sun
A5 ABP - Associated British Ports  ABP
B25 Applus  Applus
A23 Augean  Augean
B18 Beacon Park  Beacon Park
C7 Cape plc  cape
A27 Charity & Taylor  Charity and Taylor
C18 CWind  CWind
A17 Decom North Sea  Decom North Sea
A14 DeepOcean  DeepOcean
B19 Derrick Services (UK)  Derrick Services Ltd
A26 DONG Energy  DONG energy
B10 Dudgeon & Sheringham Shoal  Dudgeon
A4 East of England Energy Group (EEEGR) EEEGR 
C16 East of England Energy Zone  Energy Zone
B1 & B2 EDF Energy  EDF Energy
A25 Energy Industries Council  EIC
C9 EnerMech  Enermech
C3 ENGIE E&P UK  engie
B7 Engineering Construction Industry Training Board ecitb
A16 Eye Film  Eye Film
C2 Fern Communications  Fern Communications
A21 & A22 Gee-Force Hydraulics  Gee-Force
A11 Harland and Wolff  Harland and Wolff
C6 HexCam  HexCam
A13 Houlder  Houlder
C10 HYTORC (Unex) Ltd  Hytorc
A3 James Fisher Marine  James Fisher
A9 Lamprell  Lamprell
A28 Lionweld Kennedy  Lionweld Kennedy
B17 Lowestoft College  Lowestoft College
B23 MPI Offshore bv  MPI
A19 Navantia  Navantia
B22 Navingo Navingo 
B6 New Anglia Growth Hub New Anglia Growth Hub 
A15 Nexans Nexans 
C12 ODE ode 
B4 Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult ORE Catapult 
B16 Oil & Gas Authority Oil and Gas Authority 
A10 Peel Ports Peel Ports 
C4 Peterson Peterson 
B20 Prisma Components Prisma 
C13 & C14 Proserv proserv 
B13 Prysmian Group Prysmian 
C15 Rhenus Offshore Logistics Rhenus 
A20 Roadbridge roadbridge 
B5 SCORE score 
A7 & A8 ScottishPower Renewables ScottishPower Renewables 
A1 Seabed Scour Control Systems SSCS 
C5 Seajacks Seajacks 
B24 Seaward Safety Seaward Safety 
A12 Seaway Heavy Lifting Seaway Heavy Lifting 
A6 Siemens Siemens 
B8 Skills for Energy  Skills for Energy 
B21 Suffolk Chamber of Commerce Suffolk Chamber of Commerce 
C17 Survitec Group Survitec 
B15 Turner Turner 
C8 Tyco Fire & Integrated Solutions  tyco 
B11 University of East Anglia UEA 
B12 Van Oord  Van Oord 
C11 Veolia-Peterson Veolia-Peterson 
B3 Wrightway Health Wrightway Health 

Thanks to our supporters for their very generous assistance. We could not put on this event without their invaluable partnership:

Special thanks to our Platinum Sponsor:

ScottishPower Renewables


  Skills for Energy  ecitb  
 edf energy  engie  Fern  Gee-Force
GYB James Fisher New Anglia LEP survitec
  Vattenfall UEA  



Premier Inn Norwich West


3-star hotel

Contact Details:

Longwater Interchange, Dereham Road, Norwich NR5 0TP

0871 527 8834


From Norfolk Showground - approx. 50 metres (to main entrance)



Holiday Inn Norwich City


3-star hotel

Contact Details:

Carrow Road, Norwich, NR1 1HU

0871 5101371


From Norfolk Showground - 11 miles

From rail station - 0.5 miles



Holiday Inn Norwich North


4-star hotel

Contact Details:

Cromer Road, Norwich, NR6 6JA

0871 5101372

Distance from Showground:

From Norfolk Showground – 6 miles

From airport – 0.3 miles



Barnham Broom Hotel


4-star hotel & golf course

Contact Details:

Honingham Road, Barnham Broom, Norwich, NR9 4DD

01603 759393

Distance from Showground:

6 miles



Wensum Valley Hotel


3-star hotel & golf course

Contact Details:

Beech Avenue, Taverham, Norwich NR8 6HP

01603 261012

Distance from Showground:

5 miles



The Georgian Townhouse


3-star hotel

Contact Details:

Unthank Road, Norwich NR2 2RB

01603 615655

Distance from Showground:

7 miles

** Conference Dinner - NOW SOLD OUT **

To complement the two day Southern North Sea Conference, EEEGR will host a Conference Dinner on the evening of Wednesday 1 March. Over dinner, key industry players will network to make new business contacts, and liaise with their current clients. 

A drinks reception will be followed by three course dinner and after dinner speaker and makes for the perfect evening of corporate entertainment. The ticket price also includes two bottles of wine per table. This event will also take place at the Norfolk Showground Arena.

Don’t miss out on an excellent opportunity to network with your fellow industry professionals, or to entertain clients. 

Conference Closes 17:30
Networking Drinks Reception in the Exhibition Hall 17:30-18:30
Dinner 18:30 for 19:00
Welcome Speech 18:45
 Carriages   23:00
Dress Code Business Attire

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