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Blue Economy innovation – how can investing in the oceans generate financial and societal returns?

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

14:00 - 14:50 Ballroom 3

Healthy oceans are vital for humanity, yet overfishing, acidification and plastic pollution are contributing to a global crisis. What solutions have been scientifically proven for ocean rehabilitation and resilience? What types of business models are involved in the circular economy – from recycling ocean waste to creating alternatives to plastic? Where is innovation leading to investable ocean-related opportunity? Our panel of philanthropic and "for profit" Blue Economy entrepreneurs will shine a light on their solutions for the welfare of our oceans.