Our Lecturers

Egon V. Poulsen

Egon V. Poulsen

Marine & Power Station Engineer

Egon is a full time working partner in Alpha Wind Energy ApS. He started his career in the
wind industry as Chief Supervisor for Vestas in California in 1983 and has since then
obtained world wide experience with wind power projects all over the world. From 1995
through 2005 he was active in Offshore Wind Projects.

Birger T. Madsen

Birger T. Madsen

Mechanical Eng. B.Sc.

Birger is a legend in the wind industry. He is the one who brought wind power to Vestas
and was the founder of Danish Wind Industry Association. In 1986 he started BTM
Consult after leaving Vestas. BTM Consult was a world renowned consultancy producing
market analysis and forecasting and was acquired by the US company Navigant in 2011.

Claus Schroeder

Claus Schroeder

M.Sc. Electronics

For more than a decade Claus has worked with both hard- and software for controlling
wind turbines and used in basically all the major brands world-wide.

Nedzad Dedic

Nedzad Dedic

M.Sc. Mechanical Engineer

Working at Ramboll in Esbjerg Denmark, Nedzad has experience from several
conceptual and detailed foundation studies concerning structural design and analysis
of foundation structures for offshore wind turbine generators.

Thorben G. Nielsen

Thorben G. Nielsen

B.Sc. Civil Engineering

Thorben is working as Head of Regional Wind & Site Engineering at Siemens Wind
Power. He started his career in the wind industry in 1995 at LM Windpower followed by
10 years for Vestas in Denmark and Spain involved in technical and sales activities.

Torben Juul Larsen

Torben Juul Larsen

M.Sc. Mechanical Engineer.

Working as a senior scientist at DTU-Wind Torben co-authored his first scientific paper in
2003 about Status of Aero elasticity of Wind Turbines. Torben is in the forefront on
theory and practice when it comes to loads and dynamics on wind turbines.

Wiebke Langreder

Wiebke Langreder

Dipl. Ing. Applied Physics, M.Sc. Renewable Energy Systems Technology.

Wiebke has 20 years’ experience in wind resource and risk assessment
working for several international manufacturers. Her specialties are extreme winds and
long-term corrections. Wiebke has been continuously involved in training activities
world-wide. Today she is COO of the independent consultancy Wind Solutions.

Svend W. Enevoldsen

Svend W. Enevoldsen

Marine Engineer, B.Sc. Business Development Engineer

With more than 30 years as an executive in the Danish wind industry, and lecturer for
more than 1800 engineers in the wind industry, Svend is an experienced consultant, who
since 1995 has been working world wide for Banks, OEM’s, Insurance Companies, UN,
Governments, Universities and others in his company Ecology Management.

Lars Møller Nielsen

Lars Møller Nielsen

B.Sc. Export Engineer

Since 2003 Lars has worked with Offshore Wind Power projects for Vestas and is now a
senior engineer at MHI-Vestas Offshore. Enjoy his vast practical experience with
implementation of offshore projects from start to completion.

Mads Bay Rasmussen

Mads Bay Rasmussen

Attorney at law.

Mads is partner at the Danish law firm Clemens, before that he served as in house lawyer
at Vestas for a decade. Mads has negotiated and processed transactions in Europe, The
Middle East, Asia, South and Central America.

Jørgen Højstrup

Jørgen Højstrup

Ph. D. in Meteorology, M.Sc. Electronics Engineering, Acoustics

Having produced about 200 scientific papers on wind and worked as senior scientist and
lecturer in Denmark and USA, Jørgen is acknowledged as an authority on wind worldwide.

Jakob Østervang

Jakob Østervang

Attorney at law

Serving as partner in one of the largest Danish law firms Bech Bruun, Jakob is highly
experienced in wind energy transactions and has received various international
achievements, hereunder been named "a leading lawyer for Energy & Infrastructure" by
IFLR1000. He has advised clients in connection with transactions involving wind turbines
in Denmark, Germany, Italy, China, the USA, Poland, Estonia, Sweden and the
Netherlands. Jakob is also a member of Bech-Bruun’s business team ChineseDesk.

Lars Høst Johansen

Lars Høst Johansen

M.Sc. Mechanical Engineer

Close to a decade Lars worked as product engineer at Vestas before he joined Dong
Energy Wind department, where he serves as TD Roadmap Engineer.