News

Offshore Wind Innovation Exchange : Call for Ideas

Innovate UK/Knowledge Transfer Network are calling innovators from all UK industries to help drive c...

Portsmouth Business School marketing student project opportunities for marine businesses

Portsmouth Business School are keen to engage with UK marine and maritime businesses to engage their...

Events

The Yachtmarket.com Southampton Boat Show, 15th-24th September 2017, Southampton

The Southampton Boat Show is one of the largest on-water boatshows in Europe. The event takes place ...

Solent LEP Portsmouth Smart Motorways Business Engagement Event, 19th September 2017

Solent LEP are inviting businesses to come and learn about the smart motorway scheme on the M27 at a...

Background:

Marine South East has been trading since 2005 as a not-for-profit marine sector organisation interacting with more than 2000 businesses across the marine and maritime sectors. In the past Marine South East has been particularly focused on the South East of England but it is now working actively with other strong UK maritime regions as well as in extensively as Europe and further afield.

Aims

Marine South East consists of a small team that aim to:

  • Increase productivity through innovation
  • Increase market share through supply chain analysis
  • Encourage clusters, networks and joint ventures
  • Increase market share through promotion of business support services, clusters, networking and joint ventures
  • Develop cross sectoral collaborations to improve innovation, research and development
  • Help raise the profile of the marine industry both regionally, nationally and internationally
  • Develop workforce development, skills, training and apprentice initiatives