Call for abstracts: Cyber-SHIP Lab Annual Symposium 2023 at the IMO

We invite researchers working in maritime cyber security and related fields to submit abstracts for consideration for presentation on Day-one of the Cyber-SHIP Lab Annual Symposium 2023. Read more.. The Symposium will take place 1-2 November 2023 at the International Maritime Organization in London (IMO). For the second consecutive year, the IMO is supporting the Symposium by co-hosting […]

From college to career – the course that is changing lives

      A dynamic partnership between City College Plymouth and Princess Yachts has helped the world-renowned yacht builder recruit five outfitters as a direct result of a new, intensive course delivered at the College.   In April 2022, the College delivered a brand-new, ten-week course to support Princess Yachts with growing and diversifying its […]

New Chair and co-chairs appointed to Maritime UK South West

New Chair and co-chairs appointed to Maritime UK South West I am delighted to have been made Chair of Maritime UK South West, and huge thanks to Anthony Payne for all that he’s done over the first 7 years of the cluster’s work.  There is a story here, and I first met Anthony and others […]

A New Strategy for the Celtic Sea Region to tap into Offshore Wind Potential

The Celtic Sea Cluster has launched its new Regional Strategy, outlining how Wales and South West England can maximise the economic benefits of floating offshore wind technology, in line with the forthcoming Celtic Sea leasing process being delivered by The Crown Estate. The strategy will allow the region’s stakeholders to ensure their activities are aligned […]

New Innovation Grant call for Devon-based Advanced Marine SMEs

Following highly successful previous rounds, the Marine Business Technology Centre is delighted to announce a new Innovation Grant call for Devon-based Advanced Marine SMEs. Eligible businesses have the opportunity to receive 75% support for their innovation programmes up to a total project value of £4,000.00. Funding can be used for consultancy support, specialist time and […]

Sponsor the Maritime UK South West Newsletter for a 2023

The Maritime UK Newsletter is up for sponsorship for 2023. The monthly newsletter is an objective source of news and opportunity for the SW Ocean Economy and reaches over two thousand contacts in the ocean economy, mainly focussed around the SW. Contact with your bid by Feb 25th. The winning bid will have their […]

GBIP in the USA (San Diego): Ocean Technology

In 2016, San Diego established its Blue Economy Incubator to assist in the creation, development and scaling of new water-dependent business ventures on San Diego Bay focusing on sustainable aquaculture and related blue technologies. It’s ocean tech industries and related economic activity comprise one of the most unique regional economies in the world with businesses […]