March 20th, 2024Monaco

WHAT IS THE OCEAN INNOVATORS PLATFORM?

It is an event dedicated to cutting-edge technologies and inventive solutions aiming at conserving the world’s ocean, seas and marine resources. Its purpose is to highlight the essential role of entrepreneurship, innovation and investment to develop a sustainable blue economy. The Ocean Innovators Platform strives to turn the spotlight on the most impactful solutions, while fostering dialogue and fruitful exchanges between high-level stakeholders from various backgrounds. It takes place every year as part of the Monaco Ocean Week but also in the framework of international events promoting sustainable development.

3 Goals

Promote

Promote the best existing innovative solutions and approaches to increase positive impact on the global ocean.

Promote

Connect

Connect decision-makers, investors, businessmen and philanthropists to talented innovators and entrepreneurs.

Connect

Create

Create an active community of economic stakeholders interested in business opportunities related to the protection of the ocean.

Create

Wednesday, March 20th 2024

Registration and welcome breakfast

Opening remarks

Powering plastic circularity: A journey of leadership in innovation

Closing the tap of plastic pollution for a cleaner future

Networking lunch

Investors outlook: Insights into blue economy opportunities

Empowering progress through technology in the aquaculture space

On a mission to explore – Making a successful business out of ocean research

Coffee break

Advanced technologies enabling effective and cost-efficient management of Marine Protected Area

Closing remarks

Cocktail reception

Speakers

Kim Raegart

Kim Raegart

Professor Plastic Circularity

University of Maastricht

Alessandro Romano

Alessandro Romano

CEO

Ittinsect

Jerome de Bontin

Jerome de Bontin

Partner

Capricorn Investment Group

Tayba Hatimi

Tayba Hatimi

Co-Founder and Executive Director

Baus Taka

Neil Tinmouth

Neil Tinmouth

Founder and CEO

ACUA Ocean

Pierre Vigor

Pierre Vigor

Impact-driven professional

Solar Impulse Foundation

Luca Zerbini

Luca Zerbini

CEO

Una Terra

Brian Connon

Brian Connon

VP Ocean Mapping

Saildrone

Olivier Wenden

Olivier Wenden

Vice-President & CEO

Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation

Christo du Plessis

Christo du Plessis

Chief Executive Officer

Matorka

Co-Hosted by

Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco
1000 Ocean Startups

With the support of

Solar Impulse Foundation
Una Terra
Builders Vision
Barclays Private Bank
Climate Impact
Sustainable Ocean Alliance