SeaAhead's inaugural Global Bluetech Summit will bring together hundreds of high-level stakeholders from across the marine & maritime ecosystem on October 9th & 10th in New York City for the can't-miss bluetech event of 2019. Taking place in the iconic Williamsburg Bank Building in Brooklyn, the conference will shine a spotlight on the cutting-edge innovation in this dynamic, emerging industry.
This year's theme, "Next Generation Bluetech," will organize the event around forward-looking strategies & new paradigms of innovation where technology meets the ocean. Sessions will feature top executives from some of the largest & most important organizations in the sector to discuss a wide range of urgent topics including the decarbonization of shipping, smart ports & urban waterfronts, advances in aquaculture, enabling technology for offshore wind, maritime cyber-security, solutions to the problem of ocean plastics, & ocean-centric approaches to combating climate change. The event will also include presentations from some of the hottest startups working to solve the industry's thorniest problems, & perspectives from the investment community on financing new ventures & projects.
Vikki SpruillCEO, New England Aquarium
Victor VescovoInvestor & Creator of The Five Deeps Expedition
Ayana Elizabeth JohnsonFounder, Ocean Collectiv
David BenzaquenCEO, Ocean Hugger Foods
Margaret MistryStrategy & Innovation, Equinor
Tero HottinenDirector of Emerging Business, Cargotec
Mike DoengesGlobal Business Development, Cisco
Danielle JosephInvestment Officer, Closed Loop Partners
Frohman Anderson IIIManaging Partner, EverHope Capital
Matt HeiderCEO, Nautilus Labs
Laurent DevelleAttorney-at-Law, Froriep
Rolando MorilloSVP Equity & ESG Management, Rockefeller Capital Managment
John KonradCEO, gCaptain
Wenche GrnbrekkSenior Advisor, Sustainable Ocean Business, UN Global Compact
more speakers to be announced soon
Who should attend: C-level executives, innovators, & business development teams from companies working at the intersection of technology & the oceans; venture capital & private equity investors, ocean & innovation-focused foundations; bluetech startups of all stripes; organizations focused on ocean sustainability & conservation.
Don't miss out - register now & ensure that your organization has a seat at the table.