January 26, 2021 Events

Ocean Solutions Exchange – Virtual Dialogue Series – Shipping and Marine Transportation

Join us for our virtual discussion to learn from global industry experts about opportunities to solve major ocean sector problems.

About this Event

The Ocean Startup Challenge will award $1.4 Million in 2021 to start and grow new ocean tech companies in Canada. Leading up to the launch of the Challenge, we’re hosting a six-part series of industry-led presentations and interactive networking sessions.

This speaker series will bring together ocean industry experts in shipping and transportation, fisheries and aquaculture, naval and defence, energy and marine bio-resources. You will hear from industry leaders who will discuss the challenges faced by each sector, highlight opportunities in the market, and share other insights into their respective fields.

Join us on Tuesday, January 26 at 1 pm AST for part two of the virtual dialogue series focused on shipping and marine transportation. After the panel discussion, you’ll have a chance to connect with speakers and other attendees during sector networking. Featured speakers include:

Birgit Liodden, CEO and Founder, The Ocean Opportunity Lab

Elisabeth Charmley, Co-Chair, Vancouver Maritime Centre for Climate – Low Carbon Shipping Centre of Excellence

Andy McKeran, Commercial Director, Marine & Offshore, Lloyd’s Register

Edward Schwarz, Vice President, Americas, New Builds, ABB Marine and Ports

To ensure that you are able to take part in the networking portion of this event, please download the most recent version of Zoom: https://zoom.us/download

Event Overview:

1:00 pm – Panel discussion

Our guest speakers will discuss big problems, trends and new technologies in shipping and marine transportation.

1:30 pm – Interactive networking session

The interactive networking session will allow you to:

  • Speak with panelists in individual rooms
  • Choose when you want to change rooms and speak with another panelist

2:30 pm – Event concludes

Stay tuned:

Further details about speakers for our upcoming Ocean Solutions Exchange are coming soon. In the meantime, be sure to register for all the sessions that interest you:

  1. January 26: Transportation
  2. February 9: Fisheries & Aquaculture
  3. February 23: Naval & Defence
  4. March 9: Offshore Energy
  5. March 23: Marine Bio-resources

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Shiptek International Conference Day One

The legacy of ShipTek is to enter its 11th year and it continues to take its position as a benchmark for the Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas Sector. Previous editions of Shiptek has been extraordinarily successful and already established as one of the leading events on the Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas sector. Aimed at key decision-makers and high-level policy takers within the Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas sector, the event takes place at a time when there is growing optimism about the future of many sectors of the regional shipping business.

Register here…