Oceanovation Festival

IGNITING SOLUTIONS FOR A SUSTAINABLE OCEAN

DIVE INTO A WORLD WHERE INNOVATION MEETS THE OCEAN – WELCOME TO OCEANOVATION FESTIVAL 2024!

Building on the resounding success of our 2023 edition, our OCEAONOVATION Festival stands as the heartbeat of transformative ideas, ground- breaking solutions, and collaborative spirit, globally celebrating the relentless pursuit of sustainable solutions for our Ocean.

Get ready for two days packed with cutting-edge ideas, inspiring insights, and a vibrant atmosphere that seamlessly blends fun with serious networking.

Join over 450 innovators, investors, corporates, and ocean/ innovation experts, all committed to transforming the blue economy for a healthy ocean. 

Explore, connect, and be a catalyst for change at OCEANOVATION Festival!

THE SECTORS

Ocean
Renewable
Energy

Aquaculture

Green
Shipping

Sustainable Fishing

Ocean Conservation

Green Ports

Blue Bioeconomy

Blue Circularity

Blue Deep Tech

5 REASONS TO JOIN THE FESTIVAL

CONNECT WITH PIONEERS

SEE WHAT"S NEW

SPOT YOUR NEXT INVESTMENT

LEARN FROM THE BEST

MAKE AN IMPACT

Network with the brightest minds and innovators in the ocean and blue economy sectors.It’s your chance to connect, learn, and share ideas with the best in the business.

Get an insider’s look at the emerging technologies and solutions shaping our ocean economy. From eco-friendly solutions to revolutionary tools, see the Blue Future unfold.

Explore exciting investment possibilities in start-ups and new ventures that are at the forefront of ocean sustainability.

Gain valuable insights from top-notch experts. Our workshops and panels are packed with information that’s both useful and practical.

Your involvement matters. Join discussions that inspire action and foster solutions for a healthier, more sustainable ocean.

Don’t just Watch the Waves—make them at the OCEANOVATION Festival!  
Secure your Spot and Book your Ticket Today!

OUR 2024 LINE-UP

We’ve got an incredible line-up this year, each leading the way in ocean innovation and sustainability.
From familiar faces to fresh voices, our stage will be buzzing with ideas and insights from the best in the field. 

2024 PROGRAMME

We’re excited to bring together pioneering leaders, innovators, and investors from around the globe to delve into ground-breaking solutions and investment opportunities in the Blue Economy.

Get ready to dive into our extensive programme at this year’s OCEANOVATION Festival, 
exploring essential topics and sectors shaping our ocean’s future: 

SHIPPING: Discuss the green tech revolution in shipping, focusing on digitalization, innovative sustainable solutions, and investment opportunities poised to transform the industry.

PORTS: Uncover how modern ports are evolving into eco-friendly powerhouses through green initiatives and smart investments.

OCEANDATA & AI: Explore how ocean data and AI are revolutionizing decision-making processes, enhancing sustainability, and opening new investment avenues.

OCEAN ENERGY:  Discover cutting-edge ocean energy technologies like wave converters and tidal turbines, and learn about the financial strategies backing these innovations.

OCEAN TECH: Stay ahead with the latest in blue technology, from marine robotics to deep-sea exploration, and understand why investing now is crucial.

START-UP PITCHES: Join us as trailblazing innovators take the stage to unveil their cutting-edge solutions aimed at tackling the pressing challenges facing our ocean.

AQUACULTURE & BLUE FOODS: Examine the rapidly growing market of aquaculture and sustainable fisheries, understanding consumer trends and investment opportunities.

REGENERATIVE OCEAN FARMING & mCDR: Learn about the impact of regenerative ocean farming on biodiversity and carbon sequestration, exploring how it contributes to a healthier marine environment.

SEAWEED: Discover the magical world of seaweed and its transformative potential in regenerating marine ecosystems and pioneering future industries.

MARINE POLUTION: Address innovative solutions to tackle marine pollution, focusing on transforming waste into valuable resources and sustainable business models.

OCEAN RESTORATION: Delve into innovative strategies for marine restoration, focusing on ecosystem health, biodiversity preservation, and sustainable human activities impact mitigation.

BLUE BIOTECH: Gain insights into blue biotechnology and its applications across pharmaceuticals, food, and more, discussing the future prospects and investment opportunities.

MEET OUR 2024 “OCEANOVATORS”

We’re proud to have such a diverse and exciting group of ocean impact start-ups showcasing at this year’s Festival. 

BOOK YOUR TICKET

Join us for two transformative days filled with innovation, inspiration, and meaningful networking.

Be part of the movement shaping a sustainable future for our Ocean.

GET INVOLVED

Whether you’re eager to showcase your startup, share your insights on stage, mentor the next wave of innovators, or explore partnerships for impact, become sponsor, your involvement is what makes our event special.

OUR 2024 PARTNERS

LEAD PARTNER

STRATEGIC PARTNER

HOST PARTNER

COLLABORATIVE PARTNER

SUPPORTING PARTNER

SUPPORTING PARTNER

SUPPORTING PARTNER

SUPPORTING PARTNER

SUPPORTING PARTNER

SUPPORTING PARTNER

MEDIA PARTNER

WHAT OTHER SAID ABOUT 2023 FESTIVAL

“The energy was infectious!”

Dimitri Syrris, Founder – Baotree.
(Start-up)

“Lots of networking, very international, diversity in innovations”

Peter Scheijgrond, Director –
Bluespring
(Accelerator)

“ Great event! A vibrant community around ocean innovation”

Pjotr van Schothorst, Private investor/ business angel – PVS Investments
(Investor)

“Great mix of companies and startups!“

Aviel Itzhak, CTO – Plastic Fischer
(Start-up)