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OUR OCEAN YOUTH SUMMIT PROGRAM

Wednesday​, ​October​ ​4​th, ​2017

 

14:00-17:00 ARRIVALS AND CHECK IN
Participants will arrive to Malta, register with EU

19:00-21:00 WELCOME DRINKS AND HORS D’OEUVRES : Co-hosted with Lonely Whale

  • Welcome​ ​by​ ​Daniela​ ​Fernandez,​ ​Founder​ ​&​ ​CEO,​ ​ ​Sustainable​ ​Ocean​ ​Alliance
  • Toast​ ​by​ ​Emma​ ​Riley,​ ​Lonely​ ​Whale

 Thursday,​ ​October​ ​5,​ ​2017

 

7:15- 7:45 BREAKFAST/ COFFEE / NETWORKING

7:50– 8:20 Breakout Group introductions, ice breaker and logistics

University​ ​of​ ​Malta​ ​Student​ ​leaders

8:30– 8:45 WELCOME REMARKS

  • Stefaan​ ​Depypere,​ ​Director,​ ​International​ ​Ocean​ ​Governance​ ​&​ ​Sustainable​ ​Fisheries
  • Alan​ ​Deidun,​ ​University​ ​of​ ​Malta​ ​EU​ ​Commission​ ​Representative
  • Daniela​ ​Fernandez,​ ​Founder​ ​&​ ​CEO,​ ​Sustainable​ ​Ocean​ ​Alliance

8:50– 9:10 VIP​ ​WELCOME

  • Introduction, Daniela Fernandez
  • Adrian​ ​Grenier,​ ​Co-Founder,​ ​Lonely​ ​Whale

9:10– 9:20 Shared Experience Exercise

  • Daniela​ ​Fernandez,​ ​Founder​ ​&​ ​CEO,​ ​Sustainable​ ​Ocean​ ​Alliance

9:20-9:40 Redesigning the World Workshop

  • Dr.​ ​Nathan​ ​Walworth,​ ​Co-Founder,​ ​CoValence​ ​Life

9:40 - 10:00 Breakout Session Panel Introductions

10:10– 10:40 BREAKOUTS: Intimate discussion and coffee with industry leaders

  • TRACK A: Science & Exploration
    Oliver​ ​Steeds,​ ​CEO,​ ​ ​Nekton
  • TRACK B: Blue Economy
    Charles​ ​Goddard,​ ​Editorial​ ​Director,​ ​The​ ​Economist
  • TRACK C: Technology & Big Data for Our Ocean
    Wietse​ ​van​ ​der​ ​Werf,​ ​Executive​ ​Director,​ ​Sea​ ​Ranger​ ​Service
  • TRACK D: Policy & Diplomacy
    James​ ​Movick,​ ​Director​ ​General,​ ​Pacific​ ​Island​ ​Forum​ ​Fisheries​ ​Agency

10:45-11:40 Project​ ​Brainstorm​ ​Breakout​ ​Session

11:40-12:00 Breakout​ ​Session​ ​Panel​ ​Introductions

12:10: 12:40 BREAKOUTS: Intimate discussion and coffee with leaders

  • TRACK A: Grassroots organizing & behavior change
    Brett​ ​Jenks,​ ​CEO,​ ​RARE
  • TRACK B: Science and Research
    Brad​ ​Ack,​ ​Senior​ ​Vice​ ​President​ ​of​ ​Oceans,​ ​WWF
  • TRACK C: Business
    John​ ​Frank,​ ​Vice​ ​President​ ​EU​ ​Government​ ​Affairs,​ ​Microsoft
  • TRACK D: Marine Conservation
    Kristina​ ​Gjerde,​ ​Law​ ​of​ ​the​ ​High​ ​Seas​ ​Expert

12:50– 13:30 LUNCH

13:40-14:40 Policy & Diplomacy Panel

  • Moderator:​ ​Judith​ ​G.​ ​Garber,​ ​Acting​ ​Assistant​ ​Secretary,​ ​U.S​ ​State​ ​Department
  • Her​ ​Excellency​ ​Isabella​ ​Lövin,​ ​Deputy​ ​Prime​ ​Minister,​ ​Sweden
  • Ms​ ​Gesine​ ​Meissner,​ ​Member​ ​of​ ​the​ ​European​ ​Parliament
  • Susi​ ​Pudjiastuti,​ ​Indonesian​ ​Minister​ ​of​ ​Maritime​ ​Affairs​ ​and​ ​Fisheries
  • Danny​ ​Faure,​ ​President​ ​of​ ​Seychelles

14:40-14:55 Remarks​ ​and​ ​Q&A

  • Commissioner​ ​Karmenu​ ​Vella,​ ​EU​ ​Commissioner

15:00 - 15:50 Networking​ ​Session

16:00 -16:20 Breakout Session Panel Introductions

16:30 – 17:00 BREAKOUTS: Intimate discussion and coffee with leaders

  • TRACK A:Technology & NGOs
    Seth​ ​Horstmeyer,​ ​Program​ ​Director,​ ​Oceans​ ​5
  • TRACK B : Science & Research
    Ove​ ​Hoegh-Guldberg,​ ​Director​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Global​ ​Change​ ​Institute,​ ​University​ ​of​ ​Queensland
  • TRACK C: Financing the Blue Economy
    Jonathan​ ​Taylor,​ ​Vice​ ​President​ ​of​ ​European​ ​Investment​ ​Bank
  • TRACK D: Sustainable Development/ Science & Research
    Nicky Davies, Program Director, Plastic Solutions Fund

17:10- 18:00 OCEAN ENTREPRENEURS Panel

  • Moderator:​ ​Jacob​ ​Fylling-Jensen
  • Sam​ ​Teicher,​ ​Co-Founder,​ ​Coral​ ​Vita
  • Dan​ ​Watson,​ ​Founder​ ​&​ ​CEO,​ ​SafetyNet​ ​Technologies
  • Ms.​ ​Emily​ ​Penn,​ ​Co-Founder,​ ​ ​Pangaea​ ​Explorations
  • Ms.​ ​Melati​ ​Wijsen,​ ​Co-Founder,​ ​ ​Bye​ ​Bye​ ​Plastic​ ​Bags

18:00 – 18:15 CLOSING REMARKS & OCEAN STORIES

  • Celine​ ​Cousteau,​ ​Film​ ​Director,​ ​Founder/Director​ ​of​ ​CauseCentric​ ​Productions,
    Founder/President​ ​of​ ​Celine​ ​Cousteau​ ​Film​ ​Fellowship

 Friday,​ ​October​ ​6,​ ​2017

 

7:15-7:45 REGISTRATION/ COFFEE / NETWORKING

7:45-8:10 Group photo

8:20-8:30 Opening Remarks

  • Tiago​ ​Pitta​ ​e​ ​Cunha,​ ​CEO,​ ​Oceano​ ​Azul​ ​Foundation

8:40-9:40 Fireside chat with Sylvia Earle: Future of the Ocean

  • Moderator:​ ​Dune​ ​Ives,​ ​Executive​ ​Director,​ ​Lonely​ ​Whale​ ​Foundation
  • Sylvia​ ​Earle,​ ​Founder,​ ​Mission​ ​Blue

9:40-10:40 OCEAN MENTORING SESSION

10:50-11:50 LEADERSHIP PRESENTATIONS: Redesigning our world

Participant​ ​presentations​ ​and​ ​reflections

12:00 -12:05 CLOSING REMARKS

  • Christian​ ​Leffler,​ ​Deputy​ ​Director-General,​ ​ ​European​ ​External​ ​Action​ ​Service

12:05-12:25 CLOSING KEYNOTE

  • Peter​ ​Thomson,​ ​UN​ ​Secretary​ ​General's​ ​Special​ ​Envoy​ ​for​ ​the​ ​Ocean

12:25-12:30 THANK YOU

  • Daniela​ ​Fernandez,​ ​Founder​ ​&​ ​CEO,​ ​Sustainable​ ​Ocean​ ​Alliance

13:00-17:00 OUR OCEAN SITE VISIT: REST​ ​OF​ ​PROGRAM​ ​IS​ ​OFFICIAL​ ​OUR​ ​OCEAN​ ​PROGRAM