Meet 30 game-changers in Ocean
5 - 6 October 2021, Bodø, Norway* (with additional Online sessions on 20-21 October, 2021)
if health and travel conditions permit
  • Investment and partnership around 30 selected emerging companies
  • Ocean innovation:
    • Ocean Food (Aquaculture, Fisheries, Downstream seafood value chain, Land based fish farming, New sources of ocean harvest, Algae/seaweed cultivation and harvest)  
    • Shipping/Transport (The ocean as the shipping highway, Decarbonization of shipping)  
    • Ocean Energy (Wave power, Offshore Energy, Renewables)  
  • Emerging and growth phase: companies seeking seed, series A, B, and C investments looking to refine their strategies, secure investment, create stratigic partnership, and are interested in new opportunities and approaches
  • Selection or invitation-only for the best entrepreneurs and most active investors, corporations and governmental experts


Is this for me?
The programme is designed to help start-ups developing tech solutions in the following sectors:


    Programme Timeline:

  • Company application period: 28 April - 30 August 2021
  • Company selection announced: 15 September 2021
  • Online Academy (dry-runs for the selected presenting companies): 22-23 September 2021
  • Onsite networking event/forum: 5-6 October 2021 in Bodø, Norway
  • Online Pitching Sessions: 20-21 October 2021
  • Online One2One meetings: 20-21 October 2021


     Host Partner
     Supporting Partners
Ard Innovation
Energi i Nord
Innovasjon Norge
NCE Seafood Innovation
SpareBank1 Nord-Norge