National Maritime (NMDG) and Jobs in Maritime are proud to announce the launch of Investinblue; a unique two day event which is part of IFB2016 (International Festival for Business), and in partnership with the UKTI and the Department for Business Skills and Innovation.
Taking place 15-16th June at the Exhibition Centre in Liverpool, Investinblue will promote UK maritime infrastructure development, high technology projects, products, systems and services to the world.
Based on a long legacy of excellence and innovation, Investinblue will demonstrate why maritime infrastructure development projects are essential to maintaining and instigating growth in the national economy and will also showcase this vibrant and growing sectors world-class capabilities in design and advanced engineering, manufacturing in civil and military ships, leisure craft, superyachts, marine equipment and offshore renewable devices.
Peter Green, CEO of National Maritime (NMDG) says:“Today we find a UK maritime sector that covers everything from shipping to sub-sea technology, ports to aquaculture, legal and financial services to renewable energy, historic vessels to marine engineering and from the Royal Navy to commercial fishing.
The National Maritime (NMDG) continues to engage with enthusiastic and passionate professionals who are looking to advance the state of the “UK maritime sector” and take on the challenge of ensuring that the UK remains a global maritime centre.
We believe the UK’s maritime industries remain one of the best prospects for high value, high skilled economic growth and is a sector that has many competitive advantages, across all sub- sectors.
We believe in our abilities to forge partnerships and key strategic alliances to make the #maritimeconnection and we are excited that Investinblue will build on our existing programmes to further support maritime industries within the UK to help drive trade, productivity and growth. Important discussions at the event will help identify new connections, new routes to investment and the new ideas and strategy to help the sectors businesses achieve their full potential, including supply chain development, equipment, skills expertise and knowledge sharing”
Investinblue will not only have two days of leading and inspiring industry speakers, it will include an official networking drinks reception, a two day exhibition and even a tour of Goodison Park, the home of Everton F.C, to support the blue agenda!
For further information and how to book for the event visit http://nationalmaritimedevelopmentgroup.com/events/investinblue-ifb-2016/
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- Investinblue, a two day event during at IFB2016, a biennial marketplace which brings together thousands of businesses from around the world for three weeks of events, networking and deal-making. http://www.ifb2016.com/ . Investinblue will promote UK maritime infrastructure development, high technology projects, products, systems and services to the world, bringing together the UK maritime sector with the goal of working together to showcase, draw interest and inbound investment from UK and overseas stakeholders, dedicated to stimulating the growth of the UK and maritime economy.
- National Maritime (NMDG) is a maritime network for industries influenced by the sea and waterways. The group focuses on supply chain development and the suitable growth of estuarine and coastal communities, to drive sector and economic growth. Key sectors include shipping, port operations and business services, marine engineering, renewable, fisheries, heritage, offshore oil and recreational: http://nationalmaritimedevelopmentgroup.com/
- Jobs in Maritime is the global maritime jobsite & recruitment service of National Maritime (NMDG) shore-side & sea -going careers. A unique job-site and recruitment service for jobseekers and employers, focused 100% on land and sea jobs created by maritime industries, to help drive forward economic growth and prosperity: http://www.jobsinmaritime.com/ .