24 January 2019 / The Westin Dragonara Resort, Malta

Agenda

The event agenda's time zone is CET.

Thu
24 Jan 2019
08:45 – 09:20
Registration & Welcome Coffee
09:20 – 09:30
Opening

Spyros Kouvelis, Moderator

09:30 – 09:40
Welcome Address

Joseph Muscat, Prime Minister of Malta (tbc)

09:40 – 09:50
Keynote Speech

Karmenu Vella, EU Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affaires and Fisheries

09:50 – 10:00
Introductory Address

Emma Navarro, Vice President European Investment Bank

10:00 – 10:55
1st Pitching Session: Food from the Sea (6 pitches)
10:55 – 11:15
High-Level Dialogue Panel (e.g. Bank presidents/ CEOs etc.)

(e.g. Bank presidents/CEOs etc)

11:15 – 11:45
Coffee and Networking Break
Matchmaking
11:45 – 12:30
2nd Pitching Session: Green Ports and Sustainable Coasts (5 Pitches)
12:30 – 13:00
Entrepreneur-Investor Dialogue
  • "The investor's perpective"- Andrew Smith - Greenbackers/ Deja Blue
  • "The entrepreneur's perspective" - Clara Barthelemy- Vertigo Lab/ Blue Seeds
13:00 – 14:00
Lunch and Networking Break
Matchmaking
14:00 – 14:45
3rd Pitching Session: Blue Energy and Clean Waters (5 pitches)
14:45 – 14:55
TED-style Talk

Med Youth for Water Network” – Baya Aissaoui, INOGS Italia

14:55 – 15:30
4th Pitching session: Green Navigation (4 pitches)
15:30 – 15:40
TED-style Talk

“i-Training for Blue Careers” – Ahmed Youssef, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport

15:40 – 15:45
Concluding remarks by moderator
15:45 – 17:00
"Speed dating" slot, followed by networking cocktail
Matchmaking
The event agenda's time zone is CET.