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View the programme for Ocean Talks 2018
2018-01-18

Please find below the programme for Ocean Talks 2018.

14:10 - The story behind Blue Planet II

by James Honeyborne, Executive Producer


Yachts built to do good

14:50 - Building REV, the world’s largest research expedition vessel

By George Gill, Project Director, and Espen Oeino, Designer

15:15 - The creation of a zero-emissions superyacht that will showcase a pioneering air purifying device

By Marnix J. Hoekstra and Bart M. Bouwhuis, Creative Directors of Vripack


16:25 - The Plastic Solution

Moderated by Lilly Barclay, Co-Founder of Ocean Family Foundation

Panel to include:

Sian Sutherland, Co-Founder of A Plastic Planet

Paul Crewe, Executive Director and Chief Sustainability Officer at Anthesis Group

Dr Luisa Mirpuri, Co-Founder of the Mirpuri Foundation

AJ Sutherland, Chief Officer of S/Y Black Pearl


International Year of the Reef

17:00 - The extraordinary discovery of a 700 mile long reef in the mouth of the Amazon

By Gizelle Garcia, Professor/ Researcher at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

17:20 - Saving the Reefs, One Yacht at a Time

By Captain Philip Renaud, Executive Director of the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation


17:40 - Protecting the Ross Sea

By Peter Young, Producer/ Director of the Last Ocean film


For more information on our speakers, please click here.

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Exhibitors

Hookpod and Fishtek Marine

SkySails

Veragon Water

Nature Squared

CanO Water

Passion Sea

Vripack

North Sails

Ocean Awards, co-presented by Blue Marine Foundation and BOAT International

Bazaruto Center for Scientific Studies


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