Innovators: Press Releases

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PREMIER LEADS DELEGATION TO OTC 2014 IN HOUSTON

by wade on May 5, 2014

(St. John's, NL; May 5, 2014)  Tom Marshall, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, is leading the provincial delegation to the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas, this week, May 5-8. A total of 150 delegates representing 75 companies from the province are participating in this year’s conference at the Reliant Center.   Read more.

INDUSTRY INPUT SOUGHT ON UN AND EU SEABED MINING POLICIES AND REGULATIONS

by wade on May 5, 2014

(Hawaii, USA; 30 April 2014) The WOC is working to help ensure ocean industry input to key international developments on policies, regulations, planning and priorities for responsible development of deep sea mineral resources and the environmental management of ocean areas beyond national jurisdiction.

The ocean business community is encouraged to make sure that government and inter-governmental agencies have full and balanced information regarding the use of ocean resources important for societal needs and development of the “Blue Economy”.
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OMAE 2014 SAN FRANCISCO

by wade on April 22, 2014

NATI, in partnership with OceansAdvance, ADIANL and ACOA, invites eligible NL companies to participate in the upcoming mission to the 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE 2014), to be held in San Francisco, CA, June 8 – 13, 2014.   Read more.

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INVESTING $5M IN FISHERIES SCIENCE FOR LONG-TERM SUSTAINABILITY

by wade on April 22, 2014

(St. John's, NL: 07 April 2014) Continuous investment in fisheries science by the Provincial Government is increasing knowledge about the province’s fish stocks in a changing ecosystem, and helping to ensure the overall sustainability of Newfoundland and Labrador’s fishing industry.
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PROVINCE TARGETING ARCTIC OPPORTUNITIES

by wade on April 22, 2014

(St. John's, NL; April 8, 2014) Mr. Speaker, I rise in this Honourable House today to speak about how Newfoundland and Labrador is strategically positioned and poised to be the path to the Arctic, and how our government is exploring exciting opportunities and future development potential with Arctic activities for the province.
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