OceansAdvance AGM – Tuesday, June 23, 2020 from 2:00 – 3:30 PM
Stay tuned…More information coming soon.  Click here to register.

NEIA celebrates winners of Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Awards
Congratulations to winners of the province’s Environmental Industry Awards: eDNAtecCompusultMysa
and Glenn Sharp. Read more here.

IDEaS COViD-19 Challenge Launch
The Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) program has launched its first set of COVID-19 related challenges.  The following challenges are now available (Deadline June 23, 2020):
Rapid response: Real-time insights for pandemic decision-making
Scrubbing your scrubs: Finding ways to re-use Covid-19 protective gear
Super sanitize: Cleaning sensitive equipment and workspaces

COVE presents a series of resource books that connects children to the value of the ocean.
Geared towards children aged 10 to 12 years old, these books are a visual and interactive resource that introduces young people to the Blue Economy.
Section One: What is the Blue Economy? Click here.
Section Two: Feeding the World with the Blue Economy. Click here.
Section Three: Energy and the Blue Economy. Click here.
Section Four:  The Big Blue Highway. Click here.

Canada’s Ocean Asset Map and Database Update
OceansAdvance, Canada’s Ocean Super Cluster and the Ocean Technology Alliance Canada (OTAC), Canada’s national association representing the ocean technology sector, is reaching out to ask that you take a few minutes to “claim” your listing on Canada’s Oceans Asset Map. Update your Map listing here.
The asset map and database is available for your review anytime here.

New funding opportunity for SMEs!
Need to pivot your company post-COVID, roll out a new business model, or a new product or service? Mitacs can help. (Deadline: July 1, 2020). Click here for more information.

Recruitment Notice: Collision From Home & Associated Training – June 23-25, 2020
NATI, working with the Government of Canada and the governments of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador, is seeking Atlantic Canadian companies to attend the Collision From Home Conference.  For more information click here.

Ocean Startup Project – Challenge
Do you have a solution that could solve an ocean industry challenge? Click here.

COVE Tenant Talks – a new weekly web series – Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Guest speaker will be Arnold Furlong of Dartmouth Ocean Technologies Inc. (DOT).  For more information click here.

Ocean Allies Forum Followup Meeting – June 16, 2020
We are excited to invite you to the Ocean Allies forum follow up meeting hosted by Canada’s Ocean Supercluster.  Fresh eyes are also welcome!  For more information and to register here.

Europe Markets -Trends and Opportunities – Webinar Series June 16, 17, 22, 26, 30
In support of exploring new and attractive opportunities for Atlantic Canadian companies in international markets, the federal and provincial governments have partnered with the Atlantic Chamber of Commerce (ACC) in hosting a series of webinars to inform Atlantic Canadian exporters of emerging trends in Europe that present attractive new business opportunities.  Click here for more information.

Graduate Programs in Applied Ocean Technology – virtual information session June 17, 2020
Explore Beyond with a Graduate Diploma or Master’s Degree in Applied Ocean Technology
Find out more here.

Save the Date: OSC Opportunities: Developing a Successful OSC Project – June 17, 2020
Join members of the Ocean Supercluster senior management team to learn the ins and outs of developing a successful OSC project.  Plus, learn about upcoming OSC oportunities.  Stay tuned for registration and further details.

BlueTech Global Connect – Thursday, June 18, 2020
This month’s presenting companies:
Hydromea (Switzerland)
Deep Trekker (Canada)
SubSeaSail (US)
For more information click here.

Collision from Home – June 23 – 25, 2020
Three days. 100 hours of content. Thousands of valuable connections.  For more information click here.

CAE OneWorld 2020 – July 8, 2020
A virtual conference and tradeshow that focuses on the latest innovations and technologies for military training and mission support.  For more information click here.

The Global Arctic Shipping Summit (Going Virtual)  July 8 – 9, 2020 
Will bring together well known high-experts and specialists from governmental transport associations, shipping companies and leading service providers to discover Arctic Shipping’s opportunities, Technologies and New strategies leading to a Balanced Arctic Shipping between development and sustainability.  More information here.

Aquaculture Canada and WAS North America 2020 – August 30 – September 2, 2020
St. John’s, NL
In partnership with World Aquaculture Society and the Aquaculture Association of Canada, NAIA will host the largest aquaculture focused conference in Canadian history.  For more information click here.

Noia Oil & Gas Conference & Exhibition 2020 – September 9 – 11, 2020
St. John’s Convention Centre
Noia’s 2020 Oil & Gas Conference & Exhibition will offer the most current information from Newfoundland and Labrador’s offshore industry. To register click 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.

OCEANS 2020 Gulf Coast – October 19 – 22, 2020
Mississippi Coast Convention Center
The event for global maritime professionals to learn, innovate, and lead in the protection and utilization of the world’s largest natural resource – our Oceans. For more information click here.

Arctic Shipping Forum North America – October 27 – 29, 2020
Montreal, Canada
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.

Save the Date!!  November 3 – 5, 2020
Marine Renewables Canada Annual Conference
Halifax, Nova Scotia
More details to follow!

Digital Ocean Convention 2020, Rostock – 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.

Save the Date!!  November 17 – 20, 2020
Ocean Frontier 2020…Vision for the Future Conference
Halifax, NS
More details to follow soon!

Atlantic Maritime Strategy Forum – Proposed Oceans “cluster collaboration” event – November  2020
Brest, France
If you are a company active in the ocean technologies sector and looking to explore business opportunities in Europe, this is your chance to do so. For more information click here.

Atlantic Ocean Technology Delegation to SMM Hamburg – RESCHEDULED to February 2-5, 2021
Hamburg, Germany
As the leading International maritime trade fair, SMM Hamburg is a great opportunity to meet with shipbuilders, technology partners, and companies in the Marine technology supply chain. For more information click here.

H2O Home To Overseas Conference and Exhibition – RESCHEDULED to June 9 & 10, 2021
Halifax, NS
The Ocean Technology Council of Nova Scotia 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.  For more information click here.