The Ocean Technology Council of Nova Scotia (www.otcns.ca) in partnership with the Government of Canada, the Province of Nova Scotia and the Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship is pleased to present the H2O: Home to Overseas Conference (www.h2oconference.ca) on Wednesday June 5 to Friday June 7, 2019 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
The H2O conference is an ideal event to engage with Atlantic Canada’s ocean technology industry. The Conference will include: An Ocean Industry Showcase, B2B meetings, Research, Development and Commercialization presentations, networking events and the Oceans Gala Dinner.
You will get a chance to hear from industry experts and government departments on the following topics: • Ocean Energy • Skills and Workforce • Canada’s Ocean Supercluster • Upcoming Canadian Marine Projects and Procurements • Autonomous Systems
Atlantic Canada and Nova Scotia, in particular, is home to a strong cluster of ocean industries and to ground breaking oceans research. This region is quickly becoming a globally recognised hub of oceans expertise with the potential to be a significant contributor to a number of Global Value Chains associated with the oceans sector, including, but not limited to, Marine Defence, Marine Energy, Marine Observation, Fisheries and Aquaculture Technology, Marine Tourism and Marine Transportation.
Halifax hosts the Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE), the globally acclaimed Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO) and a short drive away on the Bay of Fundy you will find the Fundy Ocean Research for Energy (FORCE) which is Canada’s leading research centre for in-stream tidal energy.
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