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Questions About 2025 IPF?

  • When is 2025 IPF?

    The 2025 International Partnering Forum is April 28 – May 1 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

  • When does registration open?

    Registration for the 2025 International Partnering Forum (IPF) will open in fall 2024 and will remain open through the event.

  • Who hosts the International Partnering Forum (IPF)?

    The International Partnering Forum (IPF) is hosted by Oceantic Network, a member-based, nonprofit organization dedicated to growing the offshore wind and ocean renewable industries and their supply chains and supporting its diverse interests and people.

  • Will you offer WindMatch™ at 2025 IPF?

    Yes! WindMatch™ is IPF’s exclusive networking service that helps jumpstart your meeting planning and connect with colleagues one-on-one. WindMatch™ will open in late March 2025.

  • Can I attend the Exhibit Hall only for a reduced registration fee?

    No. Registration pricing includes access to the entire conference. We do not offer Exhibit Hall-only passes.

  • How far is the Virginia Beach Conference Center from Norfolk International Airport (ORF)?

    The Convention Center is conveniently located 19 miles (30.5 kilometers) from the Norfolk International Airport (ORF), approximately a 25-minute drive. Amtrak provides train service to Norfolk from major east coast cities. The train station is 17 miles (27 kilometers) from the Convention Center.

  • I want to speak at IPF. How do I submit a proposal?

    Our Call for Workshops will open summer 2024.

Virginia Beach Convention Center

1000 19th StreetVirginia Beach, VA 23451

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