W H A T
SeaAhead's inaugural Global Bluetech Summit will bring together hundreds of high-level stakeholders to talk about the intersection of ocean innovation and finance, for the can't-miss bluetech event of 2019.
W H E R E
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.
W H E N
October 9th - 10th
W H E R E
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Next Generation Bluetech
This year's theme, "Next Generation Bluetech," will organize the event around forward-looking strategies and new paradigms of innovation where technology meets the ocean. Sessions will feature top executives from some of the largest and most important organizations in the sector to discuss a wide range of urgent topics including the decarbonization of shipping, smart ports and urban waterfronts, advances in aquaculture, enabling technology for offshore wind, maritime cyber-security, solutions to the problem of ocean plastics, and 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, and perspectives from the investment community on financing new ventures and projects.
S P E A K E R S
CEO, NEW ENGLAND AQUARIUM
INVESTOR & CREATOR OF THE FIVE DEEPS EXPEDITION
CEO, OCEAN HUGGER FOODS
STRATEGY & INNOVATION, EQUINOR
DIRECTOR OF EMERGING BUSINESS, CARGOTEC
GLOBAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, CISCO
INVESTMENT OFFICER, CLOSED LOOP PARTNERS
FROHMAN ANDERSON III
MANAGING PARTNER, EVERHOPE CAPITAL
CEO, NAUTILUS LABS
SVP EQUITY & ESG MANAGEMENT, ROCKEFELLER CAPITAL MANAGEMENT
SENIOR ADVISOR, SUSTAINABLE OCEAN BUSINESS, UN GLOBAL COMPACT
more speakers to be announced soon…
A T T E N D E E S
Executives, innovators, and business development teams from companies working at the intersection of technology and the oceans; venture capital and private equity investors, ocean and innovation-focused foundations; bluetech startups of all stripes; organizations focused on ocean sustainability and conservation.
Innovator Flash Talks
We will have opportunities throughout the event to include new ventures, young companies and bluetech innovators. If you think you might be a fit:
Sponsors and Partners: