On Saturday, 5 March 2022, the inauguration of the postgraduate studies Education for sustainable development: Offshore wind power industry, organized by the Centre for Sustainable Development of the University of Gdańsk as part of the Education for Sustainable Development Programme. The first session was held in the on-line format via MS Teams platform.
The event began with a speech by Sylwia Mrozowska, PhD, DSc, Prof of the UG, Director of the Centre for Sustainable Development of the University of Gdansk, who thanked Dorota Pyć, PhD, DSc, Prof of the UG, the Director of the Postgraduate Studies – for her commitment and contribution to the content and the students for their interest in the educational offer of the Centre. The next speaker was Maciej Stryjecki, Director of Offshore Wind Energy Departament at Polenergia S.A. Group, which is one of the partners of the postgraduate studies. Afterwards, the introductory speech was given by Dorota Pyć, PhD, DSc, Prof of the UG, who also gave a lecture on the propaedeutics of offshore wind energy.
Postgraduate studies Education for sustainable development: Offshore wind power industry will enable students to expand their knowledge of offshore wind potential management, business risk management, control of energy generation in offshore wind farms, sea spatial planning or offshore wind energy in the energy transformation. Thanks to the Centre’s cooperation with public administration and the socio-economic environment, students have the opportunity to learn about the specifics of offshore wind farm development. Lectures by representatives of the offshore sector are a fixed part of the postgraduate program.