Supporting Collaborative Innovation in Ocean Technology
Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Time: 4:30-7:00 PM
Location: Mystic Seaport, 75 Greenmanville Ave Mystic, CT
Please join the U.S. Department of Commerce, Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Connecticut District Export Council, Naval and Maritime Consortium, University of Rhode Island and University of Connecticut for a comprehensive overview of Canada’s ocean technology industry.
Erin Donahue, Trade Commissioner for Defense and Ocean Technologies at the Canadian Consulate in Boston, will provide an overview of the Canadian ocean technology industry. Highlighting recent initiatives, such as the Ocean Supercluster, she will discuss how government and industry in Canada are collaborating to foster innovation in the ocean economy. She will also discuss synergies between Canada and New England’s ocean industries and highlight opportunities for cross-border collaboration.