Blue Tech Summit IL.24

Blue Tech Summit IL.24

Advancing Blue Economy with Tech Innovation

16.09.2024

Tuesday

09:00-16:00

Haifa, Israel

About the summit

This is the second Blue Tech international summit to be held in Israel’s major port city Haifa.  This year it will focus on advancing the Blue Economy through responsible and sustainable technological innovation, addressing critical global challenges such as energy security, food and water security, and economic growth.

program

You’ll soon be able to find the program here.

Speakers

Hila Ehrenreich

Chief Executive

The Israeli National Center of Blue Economy and Innovation

 

Lior Hanuka

CEO

HiCenter Ventures

Paul Holthus

Founding President and CEO

World Ocean Council

Dror Bin

CEO

Israel Innovation Authority

Dr. Flavio Corsin

Director of Partnerships

Aqua-Spark

 

Chris Gorell Barnes

Founding Partner

Ocean 14 Capital

Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou

Co-CEO

Tototheo Maritime & President of Electricity Authority of Cyprus

Dr. Ron Malka

Executive Chairman of the Board

Haifa Port Company

 

Noam Javits

Managing General Partner

Keren Yam

Gil Azevedo

Executive Director

Unicorn Factory Lisboa

Pierre Erwes

Partner, Seventure

Deal Flow & Strategic Partnerships
for BlueForwardFund™ & Founder of BioMarine

Inna Braverman

Co-Founder & CEO

Eco Wave Power

 

Hila Antebi Givon

CEO

ISROG

 

Michael ByungSun Hwang, Ph.D.

Chairman

Bigbang Angels

 

Dr. Moshe Bareket

Advisor, Capital Market & Insurance

Eytan Eshel, BG

Executive VP Technology And R&D (CTO)

IAI

Giora Israel

Former Senior VP Port and Destination Development

Carnival

Jason D. Liu

CEO of PMEC

Country Representative of CHEC

Opher Linchevski

CEO

Gadot Group

 

Amir Foster

Executive Director

Israeli Natural Gas Trade Association

 

Tammy Gannot Rosenstreich, adv.

Deputy Executive Director

Adam Teva V’Din

Galit Cohen

Head of The INSS Program on Climate Change and National Security

INSS

Dr. Eng. Amira Sharon

Technology Partner

Awz X-Seed

Rotem Cohen

Managing Director

The Israeli Coastal and Marine Engineering Research Institute (CAMERI)- a JV of Israel Ports Company and The Technion

Dr. Bracha Halaf

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Gravity Climate Fund

Dr. Nitza Kardish

CEO

Trendlines AgriFood Fund

Yonadav Buber

CEO

Baromar

Amir Horowitz

CEO

ESIL.

Roni Sussmann

CEO

AquaculTech

Yonatan Musnikow

Head of Business Development

Ardag

Iris Tzur

Head of marketing & International Relations

Israeli National Center of Blue Economy

Pini Moria

Senior Manager

Sviva Swiss AG

Hannan Carmeli

Managing Partner

The DOCK

Michael Isakov

CEO

Biofishency 

Ram Amar

CEO

Rewind.earth

Reut Zamir

Founder

My Ocean Twin

Josef Melchner

Co-Founder & CEO

Gili Ocean Technology & Gosmart Precision Farming

Noa Oren

Civil and Marine Engineering Consultant

Former New Ports VP, Israel Port Company

Themes

Blue Finance: Financial Innovation for a Global Growth Engine

A session focusing on discussing investment opportunities and financing models for sustainable ocean projects, Including blue bonds, impact investing, and venture capital funds.

Providing Sustainable Protein to the World - Aquaculture & Biotechnology

As the world demand for protein is growing at an exponential rate – sustainable seafood production and marine biotechnology are becoming more essential than ever.

Sustainable Power: Innovating Energy & Carbon

A session focusing on renewable blue energy solutions and ocean-based blue carbon emissions reduction. In addition to technologies and best practices, we will examine policy and regulatory approaches that incentivize the development and adoption of the sustainable energy practices.

Port & Shipping Innovation: Paving the Way to Blue Economic Growth

Discover how ports worldwide are harnessing new technologies to achieve a balance between economic growth and sustainability. This session will examine the latest advancements in port digitalization, automation, and environmental management, showcasing successful case studies of ports leading the way in sustainable development.

Photos from the event

Photographer: Ronen Topelberg

Startup Zone

The Blue Tech Summit IL.24 will feature a diverse group of around thirty Israeli startups, all developing innovative solutions to address the challenges of the Blue Economy. 

Partners

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