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Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019

Published on: Tue, 29/01/2019 - 13:01
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    See what happened in Malta on 24 January 2019 during this match-making event that brought together innovators and the financial community to sustainably develop the Blue Economy of the Mediterranean Sea basin, while protecting its marine resources: pitch projects presentations, photos, videos, articles.

    Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019

    Malta, 24 January 2019

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    BlueInvest turns to Mediterranean to kick-start growth in ocean economy

    Read an article about what happened in Malta on January 24, 2019

    See photos from the event

    Agenda

    08:45 – 09:10
    Registration & Welcome Coffee
    09:10 – 09:15
    Opening

    Spyros Kouvelis, Moderator

    09:15 – 09:20
    Welcome Address

    Helene Dalli - Maltese Minister EU Affaires and Equality

    09:20 – 09:30
    Keynote Speech

    Karmenu Vella, EU Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affaires and Fisheries

    09:30 – 09:40
    Introductory Address

    Emma Navarro, Vice President European Investment Bank

    09:40 – 10:30
    1st Pitching Session: Food from the Sea

    Companies:

    • /maritimeforum/en/file/piscespptxpisces.pptx

    • Telecapeche
    • /maritimeforum/en/file/wsensepdfwsense.pdf

    • /maritimeforum/en/file/ortopptxorto.pptx

    • /maritimeforum/en/file/algo-agarpptxalgo-agar.pptx

    • /maritimeforum/en/file/ornalimpptxornalim.pptx

    10:30 – 10:50
    Boosting financing of the Blue Economy: four perspectives

    - Andrea Liverani, World Bank

    - Miguel Garcia Herraiz, Union for the Mediterranean

    - Darko Manakovski, RARE

    - Petros Kokkalis, Blue Growth Hub Piraeus

    10:50 – 11:20
    Coffee and Networking Break
    making
    11:20 – 12:00
    2nd Pitching Session: Green Navigation

    Companies:

    12:00 – 12:20
    Interview: two sides of the same coin
    • "The investor's perpective"- Andrew Smith - Greenbackers/ Deja Blue
    • "The entrepreneur's perspective" - Clara Barthelemy- Vertigo Lab/ Blue Seeds
    12:20 – 13:20
    Lunch and Networking Break
    Matchmaking
    13:20 – 13:30
    “i-Training for Blue Careers”

    Ahmed Youssef, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport

    13:30 – 14:10
    3rd Pitching Session: Blue Energy and Clean Waters

    Companies:

    14:10 – 14:20
    “Med Youth for Water Network”

     Baya Aissaoui, INOGS Italia

    14:20 – 14:50
    4th Pitching session: Green and Smart Coasts

    Companies:

    14:50 – 15:00
    Concluding remarks by moderator
    15:00 – 17:00
    "Speed dating" slot