Deadline: 18 Aug 2024

Published: 10 Jul 2024

The Ocean Enterprise Initiative is a flagship program that aims to spearhead innovation, thought leadership, and economic development within the Ocean Enterprise.

The Ocean Enterprise Initiative includes the expansion of the signature program Dialogues with Industry, launched in 2022 with partners from the Marine Technology Society (MTS), the Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), led by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of the United Nations Education Scientific and Cultural Organizations (UNESCO), and industry partners Kongsberg Discovery and L3Harris.

Now, the Ocean Enterprise Initiative seeks passionate individuals from diverse backgrounds to serve on the External Advisory Team. They are looking for representation from:

  • Industry
  • Science
  • Philanthropic/Non-Profit Organizations
  • Government/Intergovernmental Entities

Why Join?

This team of experts will provide invaluable advice, diverse perspectives, and connections to amplify the impact of the Ocean Enterprise Initiative. The team is anticipated to meet virtually for 1.5 hours every other month.

The team are looking for expertise in:

  • Biological/Biodiversity Observing
  • Focus on Asia, Africa, or the Global South
  • Modeling and Data Services
  • Data Repositories/Databases

By joining the team, you will help: Recognize the ocean enterprise sector as a distinct market. Change the perception of ocean information from ancillary to essential.

Learn More & Apply: Apply through the below submission form by August 18.