BUSINESS2SEA (Fórum do Mar / Sea Forum)

​Business2Sea 2021 

Business2Sea 2021 main topics:

  • The Recovery and Resilience Plan for Blue Economy
  • Sustainability, green technologies, climate change mitigation and circular economy
  • Entrepreneurship and Financing of innovation
  • The Atlantic dimension as a strategic cooperation area for innovation and development of marine technologies
  • Professional skills and training for future blue careers
  • Digitalisation as a lever for the development of the Blue Economy

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Business2Sea 2020 

The 10th edition of Business2Sea took place from 16th to 20th of November 2020. In a full virtual format, the event comprised a diverse programme, addressing the Blue Economy and the European Green Deal as main topics, and gathering blue stakeholders from around the World.
In the current context, this thematic assumes a significant relevance, especially because all the countries in the World and, in particular Europe is defining strategies and setting the basis for the economic recovery of all the sectors, including Blue Economy, focusing on sustainability and energy transition.
The programme of the event included:
  • Conferences and Thematic Workshops. 
  • B2B meetings.
  • Pitching sessions under “Curtas do Mar” programme. 
The 2020 edition of Business2Sea was organised by Fórum Oceano – Associação da Economia do Mar, which is responsible for fostering the Portuguese Maritime Cluster, and Centro Tecnológico del Mar – Fundación CETMAR, based on Galicia (Spain).
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About Business2Sea

Fórum Oceano organises since 2011 the international event SEA FORUM, which has from 2016 onwards the name Business2Sea.
This event aims to promote the
relations between public authorities, enterprises, universities, R&D centers, clusters and associations, national and foreign, with activity in different areas of the maritime economy.

Business2Sea fosters the dissemination of projects, studies and knowledge on issues related to the Sea - through the implementation of various thematic conferences; promotes business meetings - by scheduling bilateral meetings between representatives of Portuguese entities and foreign entities that come/are invited to the event; and promotes the presentation of technologies, services and Portuguese products in the maritime sectors - by performing an exhibition, which also includes moments of communication and entertainment on the theme Sea.

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More about previous editions:

  » SEA FORUM 2011

  » SEA FORUM 2012 (II Edition)

  » SEA FORUM 2013 (III Edition)

  » SEA FORUM 2014 (IV Edition)

  » SEA FORUM 2015 (V Edition)

  » SEA FORUM 2016 (VI Edition)