Worldwide maritime accelerator news from BlueOceanMag the online magazine for innovation in the maritime sector, startups and investors.

HATCH aquaculture startups
Aquaculture & Fisheries Accelerator Asia Europe North America

HATCH is looking for aquaculture startups

Aquaculture investor HATCH is inviting applications for its fourth accelerator programme, which offers 10 companies mentorship, financing of up to $130 000 ($75 000 in cash. $55 000 are in-kind services, including the program) and industry access. The company is looking for seed or pre-seed startups with innovative and scalable solutions for relevant aquaculture problems.

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Accelerator Cybersecurity Ports Security Shipping Startups

Rainmaking pairs tech startups and maritime giants

Rainmaking, a corporate innovation and venture development firm, has matched five maritime giants with eight startups as part of its ‘Trade & Transport Impact Programme’. Cargotec, HHLA (Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG), Inmarsat, Shell, and Wärtsilä have been paired up with startup teams from eight different countries. They will work on 13 separate projects with

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Startups Accelerator Europe Incubator Mentoring Ocean energy

The BlueInvest coaching starts: Wedge Global and BlueNewables

As you know, the BOld team was certified by the EU as BlueInvest Readiness Assistance coaches for the program’s startups. Recently, we have received the Cycle 1 assignments and we are happy to announce that, during this cycle, we will be coaching, under the BlueInvest program, Wedge Global and BlueNewables. We’d like to note that

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Maritime Blue Innovation Accelerator event WeWork Labs Presents: Maritime Blue Innovation Accelerator Launch Event
Accelerator Events North America

WeWork Labs Presents: Maritime Blue Innovation Accelerator Launch Event

The Maritime Blue Innovation Accelerator event will take place on January 21st at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Location: Pier 69, Seattle, USA. After reviewing over 100 applications, Washington Maritime Blue, the Port of Seattle, and WeWork Labs announced the 11 companies selected to participate in a highly competitive, impact-focused Maritime Blue Innovation Accelerator event, launching January

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Accelerator North America

Maritime Blue, Port of Seattle and WeWork Labs have selected 11 companies

After reviewing over 100 applications, Washington Maritime Blue, the Port of Seattle, and WeWork Labs have announced the 11 companies selected to participate in a maritime accelerator that will launch in January 2020. These selected startups will benefit from intensive programming provided by WeWork Labs over an accelerated 4-month period. In addition to being housed

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Accelerator Europe Incubator Mentoring Startups

The BOld team certified as BlueInvest coaches

We’re happy to announce that the all the members of BOld applied successfully to become BlueInvest Coaches and have been certified as such. BlueInvest Coaches will be responsible for helping high potential businesses become investor- and market-ready. The coaching services should be performed within the first quarter of 2020. Beneficiaries of the BlueInvest Readiness Assistance

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