Blue Economy Resilience Forum

El Conquistador Resort

Fajardo, Puerto Rico

August 4 – 6, 2021

Bluetide summit is the first blue economy international hybrid summit held in the Caribbean. It focuses on generating interdisciplinary collaboration among multiple oceanic-dependent industrial sectors. Join globally recognized blue economy business leaders and investment experts to launch a new era of Caribbean-Atlantic cooperation through eight technical portfolios in infrastructure development. As a result, private-industry and governments are coming to share knowledge and new financial tools for a dynamic blue economic acceleration.

Bluetide Summit allows businesses to identify opportunities for competitive advantage in commercial and conservation activities in the marine ecosystem of Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.

Executives, professionals, and authorities in critical industrial sectors such as water, energy, environment, sustainability, automation, maintenance, and human capital are invited. Join us virtually or in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, for this historic event.

Investment
Portfolios

Ocean
Energy

Marine
Transportation

Fisheries and
Mariculture

Research and Technology Innovation

Ocean
Recreation

Coastal
Resilience

Habitat
Restoration

Marine Debris Management

Workshops

Puerto Rico Small Business Growth Workshops

Small Business Innovation Research Grant Program Road Show

August 5, 2021 - 14:00

Introduction to Economic Development Essentials and Current Trends

August 5, 2021 - 15:00

Understanding and Using Data for Better Economic Decisions and Outcomes

August 5, 2021 - 17:00

Incubators and Accelerators for Entrepreneurs and Small Business

August 5, 2021 - 16:00

Agenda

Meet our Speakers

Meet our
Speakers

Special Guest

Governor
Pedro Pierluisi

Special Guest

Governor
Albert Bryan Jr.

Special Guest

Honorable
Manuel Cidre Miranda

Special Guest

Honorable
Don
Graves

Tessa
Greco

Dr. Jenny Barker

Dr. John Goodlad

Alex Kaplan

Paloma Zapata

Paul Holthus

Richard Seline

Christa von Hillebrandt-Andrade

Anthony Kane

James Ellsmoor

Randy Durband

David A. Dodd

Juan Bauza

Paul Holthus

Laurie Lane Zucker

Susan Holliday

Ziad Alexandre Hayek

Alexis Dragoni

Andrew Stephens

Diane Foster

Robert Pieroni

Stewart Sarkozy-Banoczy

Tamara Kahn

Calandra Cruikshank

Albert Slap

Miguel Canals

Capt. Wally Castro

Dr. Jennifer Lynch

Dr. David Méndez Pagan

Tony Bonnici

Ernesto Diaz

Institutional
Partners

Puerto Rico Small Business Growth Workshops

Small Business Innovation Research Grant Program Road Show

August 5, 2021 - 14:00

Introduction to Economic Development Essentials and Current Trends

August 5, 2021 - 15:00

Incubators and Accelerators for Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses

August 5, 2021 - 16:00

Understanding and Using Data for Better Economic Decisions and Outcomes

August 5, 2021 - 17:00

Meet Our Speakers

Special Guest

Governor
Albert Bryan Jr.

Special Guest

Governor
Pedro Pierluisi

Special Guest

Honorable
Manuel Cidre Miranda

Special Guest

Honorable
Don
Graves

Tessa
Greco

Dr. Jennifer Lynch

Ernesto Diaz

Dr. Jenny Barker

Dr. John Goodlad

Alex Kaplan

Paloma Zapata

Paul Holthus

Richard Seline

Christa von Hillebrandt-Andrade

Anthony Kane

James Ellsmoor

Randy Durband

David A. Dodd

Juan Bauza

Ricardo Sanchez

Laurie Lane Zucker

Susan Holliday

Ziad Alexandre Hayek

Alexis Dragoni

Andrew Stephens (FCMA)

Diane Foster, Ph.D.

Robert Pieroni

Stewart Sarkozy-Banoczy

Tamara Kahn

Calandra Cruikshank

Capt. Wally Castro

Albert Slap

Dr. David Méndez Pagan

Tony Bonnici

Miguel Canals

Institutional Partners

Workshops

Puerto Rico Small Business Growth Workshops

Small Business Innovation Research Grant Program Road Show

August 5, 2021 - 14:00

Introduction to Economic Development Essentials and Current Trends

August 5, 2021 - 15:00

Incubators and Accelerators for Entrepreneurs and Small Business

August 5, 2021 - 16:00

Understanding and Using Data for Better Economic Decisions and Outcomes

August 5, 2021 - 17:00

Meet our
Speakers

Special Guest

Governor
Pedro Pierluisi

Special Guest

Governor
Albert Bryan Jr.

Special Guest

Honorable
Manuel Cidre Miranda

Special Guest

Honorable
Don
Graves

Tessa
Greco

Dr. Jenny Barker

Dr. John Goodlad

Alex Kaplan

Ziad Alexandre Hayek

Paloma Zapata

Paul Holthus

Richard Seline

Christa von Hillebrandt-Andrade

Anthony Kane

James Ellsmoor

Randy Durband

David A. Dodd

Alexis Dragoni

Juan Bauza

Ricardo Sanchez

Laurie Lane Zucker

Susan Holliday

Andrew Stephens

Tony Bonnici

Diane Foster

Robert Pieroni

Stewart Sarkozy-Banoczy

Tamara Kahn

Calandra Cruikshank

Miguel Canals

Albert Slap

Dr. Jennifer Lynch

Capt. Wally Castro

Ernesto Diaz

Dr. David Méndez Pagan

Institutional
Partners