Tag Archives: 2021

2021 NOIA Safety in Seas Competition

The 2021 NOIA Safety in Seas Awards Competition is now open. Entry forms must be submitted to NOIA by Monday, February 22, 2021. Winners will be announced during NOIA’s annual meeting April 14 to 16, 2021. Since 1978, the National Ocean Industries Association has held the Safety in Seas (SIS) Awards competition to recognize excellence among those who, by their

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Start-Ups Chosen for Washington Maritime Accelerator 2021

Washington Maritime Blue and the Port of Seattle have chosen 11 companies to participate in a highly competitive, impact-focused maritime accelerator that will launch in January 2021: Allosense Inc.Allosense provides “always connected” asset trackers using cellular, satellite and mesh technologies to reduce logistic inefficiencies. Canscan TechCanscan has developed a system based on artificial intelligence, machine vision and data analytics that

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4 Fleet Management Tech Predictions for 2021

By Devin Partida Technology is rapidly changing numerous industries, and the maritime sector is no exception. Here’s a look at four changes that are likely on the horizon for fleet management technology. 1. Artificial Intelligence Will Advance Artificial intelligence (AI) has reshaped processes in a wide range of industries. Maritime executives see the technology’s promise for their industry, too, although

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Capitol Hill Ocean Week 2021

Capitol Hill Ocean Week

Capitol Hill Ocean Week 2021 will be another all-virtual event. The upcoming conference will focus on the importance of diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice in sustaining a healthy ocean, coast and Great Lakes. You can take a look at the detailed conference description and themes here. Those interested in sponsoring the policy conference in 2021 may email: carol@marinesanctuary.org.

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MARACOOS Requests Letters of Interest Related to US IOOS

MARACOOS is inviting letters of interest (LOIs) describing operations and engagement projects for inclusion in the proposal for the next five-year cooperative agreement (June 1, 2021 to May 31, 2026) with the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS). MARACOOS will develop a proposal to sustain critical observing, modeling, product development and engagement, while also seeking opportunities to expand its project

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