Don’t miss the conference ‘The Monterey Bay – A Leader in the Blue Economy’

  • by BPC Staff
  • on April 17, 2014

The Monterey Bay marine science community is a global leader in abalone farming, aquaculture, kelp farms, climate change, sea level rise research and water quality, in addition to ‘breakthrough’ marine technology and services.

The 4th event on the Brand Monterey Bay (BMB) program features a leading industry in the Monterey Bay region and Congressman Farr will give a special presentation about some of the challenges and opportunities for the Monterey Bay region as a world leader in this sector.

Agenda preview:

PANEL I: Aquaculture and its Potential in the Global Marketplace
PANEL II: Advanced Marine Science Instrumentation and its Place in the Blue Economy
Special presentations:
Overseas & “Over-The-Side” Risks – The Unique Needs of Marine Science Researchers
The Blue Economy Challenges a Mexican Coastal Paradise
The Importance of ‘Services’ in Marine Science: The Visionary California Seafloor Mapping Program
Afternoon Take Action forum with 12 trade promotion professionals in trade finance, marketing, logistics, legal, education and advocacy.

This Marine Science event is produced by the Monterey Bay International Trade Association (MBITA), TradePort and Brand Monterey Bay (BMB) in association with the Monterey Bay Crescent Ocean Research Consortium (MBCORC)

For more information, detailed agenda, registration, exhibit and sponsorship opportunities visit