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Lets’ make it really blue – sustainability, capabilities and business opportunities in the Northern European Seas

Lets’ make it really blue – sustainability, capabilities and business opportunities in the Northern European Seas

Date
Tuesday, 20 May, 2014 -
09:00 to 10:30
Venue
KAISEN SAAL
Theme(s)

1) An overview of the must, opportunity and challenge of the sustainability in the blue growth business.

2) The case of the Baltic Sea through newly funded BONUS & BSR Stars innovation projects and

3) making the case of the Arctic business opportunities based on sustainability and transferable competence that improve safety and cost-efficiency of maritime activities in ice conditions.

Moderator: Director Sif Johansson, Mistra Council for Evidence-based Environmental Management

Speakers:

  1. Must, opportunity and challenge of the sustainability in the blue growth business, Visionary speech, Antti Hautamäki, Agora Center

  2. BONUS innovation calls and projects, including BONUS Inno project, Programme Manager, Andris Andrusaitis, BONUS  

  3. Navigating in the Northern Seas – New Competence areas and Training, Simulator Manager, Captain, Ossi Westilä, Novia University of Applied Sciences / Aboa Mare University, Finland

  4. Arctic operation challenges and related research, Dr Jakub Montewka, Aalto University, Finland

Organisers
BONUS, the joint Baltic Sea research and development programme in collaboration with BSR Stars
City of Turku in collaboration with Meridien – Maritime Innovation Hub