Jumpstarting Ocean Deep Tech

Series: ADB Data Room: Marine Aquaculture, Reefs, Renewable Energy, and Ecotourism for Ecosystem Services

Jumpstarting Ocean Deep Tech

13 May 2022

Tom Chi explained how deep tech could be rapidly rolled out to solve our oceans' energy, regeneration, and livelihood challenges. Deep tech thinking has been taken from the IT industry and applied to ocean regeneration disruptive tech developments. 

Using his experience as a founding team member at Google X, Tom discussed the process of taking deep tech into operations such as underwater drone “robots” to plant corals.

Here is a great video link to the activities of At One Ventures.

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
13 May 2022 Presentation Jumpstarting Ocean Deep Tech
Tom Chi


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