The Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Technology Industries (NATI), in partnership with the Department of Innovation, Business and Rural Development (IBRD) and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), are pleased to announce NewfoundOcean, a unique business development opportunity for ocean technology companies in Newfoundland and Labrador.

NewfoundOcean is a customized mentoring event in St. John’s on March 22, 2013 that will see world class talent in the field of Ocean Technology provide advice to specially-selected Ocean Technology companies from the province. Leaders from the international ocean technology community will join forces with local, national and international specialists in marketing, finance and intellectual property to provide you with a complete suite of skills.

As a build-up to the mentoring event, participants will attend a specially designed day and a half marketing and commercialization boot camp with a team of three international facilitators on March 18 AND 19. The boot camp course covers the following areas: Proving validation of your market; Raising finance; Sales; Managing High Growth; Planning for the long term.

All companies involved in the ocean technology sector, no matter what your stage of development, are invited to participate. By attending the boot camp and the NewfoundOcean event, you will sharpen your business approach and make contacts that will assist you in realizing explosive growth in your business.

FOR MORE INFORMATION  CONTACT: Project Manager for NewfoundOcean, Mr. Permjot Valia at pvalia@mentorcamp.ca