Bladed User Conference 2018

Join us for the annual Bladed user conference which is the ultimate gathering to discuss Bladed best practices and review the software enhancements.

Contact us:

Menno Kloosterman Menno Kloosterman
Senior Engineer, Mechanical Engineering

To attend the Conference


Event Information

  • Where:

    Hamburg, Germany

  • Venue:

    Internationales Maritimes Museum Hamburg, Koreastraße 1, 20457

  • Attend: Register


Demonstration of new features
See new cutting edge Bladed 4.9 features in action, such as the Bladed API and Results Viewer. There will be discussion about new engineering features in structural dynamics and aerodynamics.

Review of Bladed's development roadmap
Gain insight in the development plans for Bladed in the coming years.

Have your say on the future of Bladed
Workshops will be run to discuss areas of Bladed with the relevant experts from the Bladed team. We want you to have your say to shape the future of the software, enabling you to get the maximum benefit from Bladed.

Learn from your peers in the industry as they present research and projects carried out using Bladed. Please review the conference agenda below:

08.45Registration and coffee
09.00Introduction and Welcome
Bladed API
Second order dynamic stall model for parked conditions
Guest presentation: Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult - Bladed validation with Levenmouth 7MW turbine measurements
Coffee Break
A consistent model for damping in integrated and superelement approaches
Guest presentation: Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica - Efficient load case calculations by means of collocation approaches
Workshop 1 
Guest presentation: Bristol University - The role and challenges of aero-elastic design codes in blade optimisation frameworks
What's new in Bladed 4.9 - Part 1
Guest presentation: Nordex Wind Power - Dynamic non-linear PY foundation model
Multidisciplinary Design Analysis and Optimisation
Coffee Break
What's new in Bladed 4.9 - Part 2
What's next for Bladed
Workshop 2 
17.00Drinks Reception


  • Time: 09:00 to 17:00*
  • Venue: Maritime Museum Hamburg, Koreastrasse 1, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
  • Cost: EUR 200 per person. EUR 100 discount for organisations with a valid Bladed support contract. EUR 50 discount for registration before 4 September 2018. Group discounts are also available.

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