Canada’s Ocean Asset Map and Database
A searchable database of stakeholders in key ocean sectors including, but not limited to, oil and gas, fisheries, aquaculture, ocean sensing, ocean mapping, underwater acoustics, and supply and service.  Click here to find an ocean business or organization, or to add/update your listing.


Bluedrop Involved in Development of Covid-19 Workplace Training Tool.  Read more here.


Canada’s Ocean Supercluster Announces $29M Ocean Aware Project.  Read more here.


Ocean Startup Challenge
Have a big idea or innovative tech that could solve ocean challenges? Click here.


TCII Business Development Support Program
The Business Development Support Program assists Newfoundland and Labrador SMEs with opportunities to increase productivity and improve their competitiveness. For more information click here.


Future Skills Centre’s May2020: Shock Proofing the Future – Call for Proposals 
Workers hit by Covid-19 need funding for rapid skills development. The objective of this call is to support all industries with challenges to mitigate, and also looks for new opportunities that can be further leveraged, accelerating skills training to help many navigate an evolving job market.  Read more here.


COVID-19 Quick Start Fund for Public Engagement
Offers up to $2500 for projects, partnerships or initiatives that contribute to addressing immediate, long-term needs of COVID-19 and align with Memorial’s Public Engagement Framework. Read more here.


New RFP opportunities from NEIA’s Caribbean program:
Green and Blue Economy Opportunities in the Caribbean Basin. Read more here.
Market Research and Strategic Support – Latin America and the Spanish-Speaking Caribbean. more.


Call for Abstracts for OI Americas…Deadline: Friday, July 31, 2020. For more information click here.


Technology Scouting…BAE Systems Fast Labs-technology needs & challenges. More here.


Wave of the Future – A resource book that connects children to the value of the ocean
Geared toward children aged 10 to 12 years old, this visual and interactive resource introduces young people to the Blue Economy.  To download the entire Wave of the Future book or each chapter individually for free (French and English) click here.


Call for Proposals for Short-Term Ocean Projects – Deadline for submissions: August 11, 2020
Canada’s Ocean Supercluster has launched its July 2020 Call for Proposals under its Accelerated Ocean Solutions Program (AOSP). For more information click here.


COVE Announces New CEO
27 July 2020 – Melanie Nadeau, P. Eng. has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE) replacing Jim Hanlon who held the position since 2012.  Read more here.


Opportunities with the U.S. Space Development Agency
The Trade Commissioner Service would like to inform you of four major opportunities at the Space Development Agency (SDA). SDA orchestrates the development and fielding of DoD’s future threat-driven National Defense Space Architecture.  More here.


ArriveCAN – the digital tool that will help reduce wait times at the border and reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Click here for more information.


Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) 2020 Trades & Technology Scholarships.  Click here for more information.


COVID-19 Work Safe Course
This course provides simple, practical instruction on how to reduce the risk of catching or spreading COVID-19 in the workplace. Click here.


Harris Centre: Conversations Exploring the Impacts of COVID-19 on the NL Economy.   To view the scenario sessions click here.


Get ‘China Ready’ with the Canada China Business Council (CCBC): Thursday, August 6, 2020
A special invitation to Atlantic SMEs to join this unique weekly series.  Click here for more information.


Changing Tides: Engaging Inuit, Indigenous and First Nations Workers in Ocean Industries
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
A panel discussion series addressing underrepresented workers in the blue economy.  More here.


Ocean Innovators Meetup: August 13, 2020
This is an opportunity for the ocean community and those interested in the marine sector to come together, share innovative ideas, and create new connections.  For more information click here.


Save the Date: NEIA’s Annual General Meeting: August 24 – 28, 2020
More information to follow.


Global Maritime industry 48-hour virtual conference: September 2 – 3, 2020
Bringing together 1000’s from across the industry to discuss the latest developments and challenges in Shipping and Maritime Ports.  More here.


Canadian Export Challenge – Digital Edition:  September 14 – 18, 2020
Are you interested in fast‑tracking your global business growth? To learn more and to apply click here.


ADS Expo Atlantic 2020 – Save the Date: September 30 – October 1, 2020
The Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association (ACADA), in partnership with the Ocean Technology Council of Nova Scotia (OTCNS), DEFSEC Atlantic, Inc., the Government of Canada and the Atlantic Provinces, are hosting a virtual event.  Click here for more information.


Global OCEANS 2020: Singapore – U.S. Gulf Coast: October 5 – 14, 2020
Click here for more information on the first virtual OCEANS Conference.  Register today!


Arctic Shipping Forum North America (Virtual): October 27 – 29, 2020
The largest event for Arctic shipping professionals in North America dedicated to regulatory, strategic, operational and technological developments for the Arctic region.  For more information click here.


MASS20 – Save the Date: November 3 – 4, 2020
Stayed tuned for registration and website launch!


Marine Renewables Canada Annual Conference: November 3 – 5, 2020
Click here for more information


Digital Ocean Convention 2020: November 4 – 5, 2020
Future field of digital underwater technology: what it needs, what it does and where it is used.  For more information click here.


BlueTech Week: November 16 – 20, 2020
San Diego, USA
An annual event where hundreds of senior international participants gather in San Diego to highlight collaboration and innovation in sustainable ocean and water technologies and the entrepreneurs making it happen.  For more information click here.


Ocean Frontier Institute 2020 Virtual Conference: November 17 – 20, 2020
Click here for more information.


Oceanology International 2020: December 1 – 3, 2020
Click here for more information.