Media Advisory: Press Availabilities at WINDPOWER 2013 May 5-May 8, 2013

Source: AWEA • Posted: Thursday, May 2, 2013

Keynotes to include American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Incoming CEO Tom Kiernan, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Iowa Governor Terry Branstad

Chicago, IL, – AWEA will host WINDPOWER Conference & Exhibition 2013, beginning on Sunday, May 5, and running through Wednesday, May 8, at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago.

Nearly 10,000 wind industry professionals and 600 exhibitors from around the world are registered to attend WINDPOWER 2013 to network, share new technology, and discuss solutions in an ever-changing wind energy industry.

The Opening Session on Monday, May 6 – beginning at 8:30am – will feature Incoming AWEA CEO Tom Kiernan, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, and AWEA Board Chairman Gabriel Alonso of EDP Renewables. A press conference with CEO Kiernan, Mayor Emanuel, Gov. Branstad, and Mr. Alonso will immediately follow the session.