Business2Sea 2017 | Conferences


05th JUNE

10h00 – Business2Sea 2017 (B2S2017) Opening Session
- Chairman of Fórum Oceano, António Nogueira Leite
- Vice-President of Norte Portugal Regional Coordination and Development Commission, Ricardo Magalhães
- Hydrographic Institute General Director, Rear admiral Coelho Cândido (Representing the Portuguese Army Chief)
- Portuguese General Secretary for Fisheries, José Apolinário, representing the Minister of the Sea

Signature of the Protocol establishing the Advisory Council of the TEC4Sea Project
Signature of the Protocol HUB NAVAL - Qualification of Training

11h30 – Visit to the Exhibition 
13h00 – Tasting of Seafood, courtesy of DOCAPESCA

14h00 – The Port Tech Clusters Strategy
              Advisor for Industry and Energy, Cabinet Minister of Sea, Ruben Eiras 
14h20 Panel 1
Ports, maritime transport and logistic systems: main challenges
Moderator: Vieira dos Santos, President of the Leixões Port Community
- Secretary-General of AGEPOR, Belmar da Costa
- President of APDL, Brògueira Dias
- Secretary-General of Cluster de Competitividade TICE.PT, Vasco Lagarto
- Advisor for Industry and Energy, Cabinet Minister of Sea, Ruben Eiras 
- President of Marine South East Cluster, Iain Shepherd
15h45 – Panel 2
Entrepreneurship, innovation and development of the blue economy
Moderator: Miguel Sá Pinto, Member of the Board of Directors of IAPMEI
- Director of Strategy Services of DGPM, Conceição Santos
- Manager of UPTEC, Sea Center, Susana Pinheiro
- Coordinator of MARE STARTUP, José Guerreiro
- Executive Director of Smart Waste Portugal, Luísa Magalhães
- FoodInTech | FlowTech, Joana Flores
- Manager of Science, Technology and Innovation of PLOCAN, Joaquín Hernández Brito
17h15 – Coffee Break 

17h35 – Panel 3
New skills for the blue economy
Moderator: Gonçalo Xufre, President of ANQEP (National Agency for Qualification and Training) 
- Deputy Director of the Training Directorate of ISQ, Margarida Segard
- Administrator of QUASAR, Carlos Maio
- Secretary-General of AIN, Ventura de Sousa
- President of WavEC Offshore Renewables, António Sarmento
- President of Escola Superior Náutica Infante D. Henrique, Luís Filipe Baptista
- Manager of European Projects of Pole Mer Bretagne Atlantique, Phillipe Monbet

19h30 – Coktail Dinatoire, at Porto Cruise Terminal, courtesy of APDL
(there is a bus after the last panel to go to the Vruise Terminal; it returns at arround 22h00)

Make your registration for the 5th June activities HERE.

06th JUNE - Parallel events  (in PT only)

09h30 - 13h00 | 3ª Conferência Anual BBA - Blue Tech IN... Innovative Aquaculture!
Organised by BlueBio Alliance
Registration here
09h30 - 11h00 | Seminário Exploração Oil&Gas e Sustentabilidade
Organised by Fórum Oceano
Registration here

09h30 - 12h30 | Seminário de Capacitação empresarial - Como internacionalizar o seu negócio
Organised by Câmara de Comércio e Indústria Portuguesa
Programme and registration here
11h30 - 13h00 | Workshop sobre as condições de êxito para a Estratégia Atlântica desde a perspetiva dos agentes socioeconómicos das regiões atlânticas
Organised by RTA - Rede Transnacional Atlêntica
Registration here

11h30 - 13h00 | Reunião do Grupo de Trabalho Portugal Náutico
Organised by Fórum Oceano
Restricted meeting

13h30 - 18h30 | Kick-off meeting do Projeto INvertebrateIT - “Disruptive and forward-looking opportunities for competitive and sustainable aquaculture
Organised by Innogate to Europe e Fórum Oceano
Restricted meeting

14h00 - 16h15 | Workshop de Capacitação sobre "Programas de Financiamento Europeu para a competitividade do setor marítimo"
Organised by Magellan e Fórum Oceano
Registration here

14h00 - 16h00 | Workshop SpilLeSS (First-line response to oil spills based on native microorganism cooperation)
Organised by CIIMAR e INESC TEC
Registration here

14h30 - 16h00 | Workshop Jovens ao Mar - Profissões e Carreiras Profissionais Mar
Organised by Fórum Oceano
Registration here

16h15 - 18h30 | As rotas de Inovação no setor do Mar - relações entre as Universidades e as Empresas
Organised by Universidade do Porto, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro e Universidade do Minho, no âmbito do projeto U.Norte Inova
Registration here

16h30 - 18h30 | Seminário Indústria 4.0 Mar
Organised by COTEC e Fórum Oceano
Registration here

Make your registration for the 5th June activities HERE.

See also the "CURTAS DO MAR" programme, presentations to be held at the exhibition space (HERE).

Activities with the High Patronage of the President of the Portuguese Republic.

Institutional support: Portuguese Government – Minister of The Sea, APDL – Administração dos Portos do Douro, Leixões e Viana do Castelo, S.A., DOCAPESCA, Portos e Lotas, S.A., Portuguese Navy, U.Porto, U.Minho, U.Minho, UTAD and TecMinho.

Some components of Business2Sea 2017 are supported by european funds through: