Business2Sea 2016 | 16>18.November.2016

"WITHOUT LOSING NORTH - Grow and Internationalize the Maritime Economy"

With the High Patronage of the President of the Portuguese Republic
and the Institutional support of

   » Know more about the place where B2S will occur: Centro de Congressos da Alfândega do Porto, Portugal.


The conferences programme, which will take place during the three days of the event, will facilitate the discussion of topics that are topical and relevant to the development of the maritime economy and culture.
The programme will include Portuguese and foreign experts as well as institutions, such as the European Commission and various national institutions that deal in the maritime affairs. It will provide a unique opportunity to present and discuss ideas and best practices for the development and internationalization of the maritime economy.
Business2Sea is also an opportunity to present, in specifically organized workshops, the results of innovative projects in maritime sectors.
pdf   » Programme (v20161113).

Day 16th November

Business2Sea 2016 Opening Session & Celebration of the Sea National Day

Information, Programme and Registration:

Lunch 16th November, by DOCAPESCA

Conference "What is happening in the Sea"
Information, Programme and Registration:

   » See the Programme of the Side Events at 17th and 18th November.


The exhibition/presentation will cover the different activities of the sea economy and support the organization of business meetings with national and international guests. It will be organized by sectors, in order to group companies and organizations belonging to the same area.
Over the two days there will also be a few moments of showcooking and other entertainment activities related with the maritime thematic.

  »  List of exhibitors at Business2Sea event.
The business meetings are free and open to the participation of all partners/entities, national and international, related to the sectors of the Maritime Economy, but also open to others entities that may have some proposal for the Maritime Sector and/or some needs that some maritime industries/services can supply.
The aim of this component is to provide moments of contact in order to foster business development and cooperative relationships between participants, with a view to strengthening the internationalization and development of the maritime economy.

   »  Make your registration and book your meetings!

Some components of Business2Sea 2016 are integrated in the Project North Ocean, supported by european funds through: