Healthy Oceans Tech and Finance Forum: Innovative Solutions for Asia and the Pacific
How can technology and finance protect our oceans, increase resilience, and accelerate the growth of sustainable blue economies?
The ADB Healthy Oceans Tech and Finance Forum, to be held on 26-28 January 2022, aims to promote and share innovative technologies, good practices, case studies, and practical solutions to protect and enhance the health and resilience of the ocean ecosystems and coastal communities in the region.
The three-day forum will cover 4 thematic tracks: (1) Plastic-free Oceans, (2) Coastal Resilience, (3) Ocean Finance, and (4) Blue Foods. The program will include talks by ocean champions, seaside conversations with ADB management, and special spotlight sessions. an science, innovations, and technologies along with traditional and proven approaches and solutions (including low-technology and indigenous knowledge) that have the potential for scale-up.
The ADB Healthy Oceans Tech and Finance Forum aims to:
- Promote knowledge sharing on innovation, technology, and financing needs and solutions to protect and enhance ocean health
- Identify how technology and innovation can accelerate the transition to and growth of sustainable blue economies; and
- Facilitate partnerships to increase ocean investments in Asia and the Pacific.
Find out at ADB’s first Healthy Oceans Tech and Finance Forum on 26-28 January 2022. Register now!