Ocean Futures Forum 2019

Ocean Futures Forum 2019 


The exclusive Ocean Futures Forum will make its US debut in February 2019. The one day content and networking event will offer compelling insights into the role of ocean science and technology in enabling the development of a sustainable Blue Economy.

Ocean Futures Forum brings together senior strategists and heads of business to hear and discuss the emerging requirements for technology across key offshore industries, as well as involving high level in depth panels looking at market opportunities and barriers to entry in the future. 

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    Monday February 25 2019
10:00-12:00

OPENING PLENARY

The US Blue Economy Study
Charlie Colgan, Director of Research, Centre for the Blue Economy
Using The Ocean Sustainably
Craig Mclean, Deputy Administrator - Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, NOAA
Enabling The Ocean Economy
Speaker tbc
Driving Technological Innovation
Dr Wendy Watson-Wright, CEO, Ocean Frontier Institute

12:00-13:30 

NETWORKING & LUNCH

13:30-15:00

MARKET OPPORTUNITIES: QUICK FIRE PRESENTATIONS & PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Markets: Aquaculture
Phil Cruver, CEO, Catalina Sea Ranch
Markets: Offshore Renewables
Speaker tbc
Markets: Defence
Speaker tbc

15:00-15:30

AFTERNOON BREAK

15:30-17:00 

ACCESS TO MARKET: QUICK FIRE PRESENTATIONS & PANEL DISCUSSIONS

This session will discuss the key components of market access and potential barriers to entry in order for senior business leaders to make the most of industry opportunities outlined in the previous panel. Topics covered will include the commercial regulatory environment, investment and labour.

17:00-18:00

DRINKS RECEPTION/HAPPY HOUR

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    Free-to-attend Exhibition

    Discover the latest technologies from 200 exhibitiors including Armstrong Marinei, iXblue, Saab Seaeye, Valeport, Xylem, Riptide & many more.

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    Oi 50th Anniversary

    In 2019 we celebrate Oi 50th anniversary in San Diego for Oi Americas second edition.

     

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Oi Americas in association with:

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Scripps Institution of Oceanography

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