Leading figures support investinblue as National Maritime announces conference line up

Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Maritime Education and Training — By on February 8, 2016 at 12:39 PM
Peter Green Chief Executive NMDG

Peter Green Chief Executive NMDG

National Maritime (NMDG) is pleased to announce a superb industry speaker line up for the Investinblue conference taking place 15-16th June 2016.

The two day conference, taking place during IFB2016, will address key strategic points and draw interest and inbound investment in the very best of the UK’s maritime infrastructure and project developments.

Speakers at Investinblue are passionate industry leaders who are advancing the state of the ‘UK maritime sector’ and are taking on the challenge of ensuring that the UK remains a truly global maritime centre. Engaging speakers will demonstrate why maritime infrastructure development projects are essential to maintaining and instigating growth in the national economy, and will also showcase the sector’s vibrant and growing world-class capabilities.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Guy Platten, CEO, UK Chamber of Shipping
  • Anita Bradshaw, COO, Green Sea Guard
  • Roger Bailey, Asset Management Director, Thames Tideway Tunnel.
  • Mark Whitworth, CEO, Peel Ports Group
  • Martin Murphy, Managing Director, Tidal Energy Group Limited
  • Andy White, CEO & Managing Director, CTruk Group

Investinblue will not only have two days of leading and inspiring industry speakers, it will also include an official networking drinks reception, a two day exhibition and even a tour of Goodison Park, the home of Everton Football club.

Peter Green, CEO of National Maritime (NMDG) commented: “We are excited that Investinblue will help drive trade, productivity and growth for maritime industries, and we are delighted to assemble some of the country’s best and leading senior maritime executives, who equally share our enthusiasm and passion about advancing the state of the ‘UK maritime sector’ – taking on the challenge of ensuring that the UK remains a global maritime centre.  Interest in the event has been very high, with UK and overseas delegates wanting to meet, discuss and identify new connections, new routes to investment and new strategies. Today we are seeing a very wide ranging and diverse UK maritime sector, with Investinblue offering an event and venue to make the #maritimeconnection and do business.”

For further information and how to book for the event visit: http://nationalmaritimedevelopmentgroup.com/events/investinblue-ifb-2016/


Further information on sponsorship here: http://nationalmaritimedevelopmentgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/NMDG_INVESTINBLUE.pdf

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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 sustainable 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/ .

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