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Wave Energy Converter Meet the Buyer event, 24th January 2019, Falmouth

Marine-i will host a ‘Meet the Buyer’ workshop on 24 January to showcase the development of AMOG Con...

Free Grant Writing Breakfast Briefing workshop, 5th February 2019, Southampton

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Email News December 2016

Welcome to the December 2016 Email newsletter from Marine South East...

If you would like to submit an article for consideration please email the text and a suitable image or logo to

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Posted 2016-11-08 12:08:14

Solent LEP launch the Solent Growth Fund...

The Solent LEP will be launching its new £2m capital fund, The Solent Growth Fund, offering funding a grant, loan, forward-funding or equity-share basis for SMEs in the Solent on 5th December 2016.

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Posted 2016-11-18 17:38:41

Save the date: Dual-Use Innovation Opportunities Event 4th April 2017...

Marine South East together with the DUTE (Dual-Use Technology Exploitation) Cluster will be hosting a workshop on 4th April 2017 at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton which will focus on dual-use innovation opportunities in marine and maritime applications.

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Posted 2016-11-08 13:52:32

Sea trials commence on vessel efficiency project...

Sea trials have begun on two Falmouth based pilot vessels which will provide data for the Innovate UK funded MOVE (Monitoring for Operational Vessel Efficiency project.

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Posted 2016-11-30 16:12:03

Collaboration required to make inland shipping cleaner...

Last month seventeen parties, including Marine South East, governments, businesses, and knowledge institutes from the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and the United Kingdom formalised their commitment to work together on the European LIFE project - CLINSH, or CLean INland SHipping.

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Posted 2016-11-16 13:24:09

Low carbon growth 'imperative', Vince Cable tells Future South Conference...

The growth of the South’s low carbon economy must ‘remain an imperative’ despite the uncertainties of Brexit and weak sterling, a major conference on green business has heard.

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Posted 2016-11-14 13:38:33

Open-access marine data, an untapped resource? ...

5 partners of the EU COLUMBUS project, including Marine South East recently hosted a successful marine data brokerage event for SMEs. The workshop entitled 'Power of open marine data for the blue economy' took place as part of the Connected Ocean Conference and SeaTech Week 2016 in Brest, France.

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Posted 2016-11-17 17:34:05

Launch of the Solent LEP Solent Growth Fund, 5th December 2016, Southampton...

Solent LEP will be launching its new £2m capital fund - the Solent Growth Fund - offering funding on a grant, loan, forward-funding or equity-share basis for SMEs in the Solent on 5th December 2016 at the Hilton Ageas Bowl.

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Posted 2016-11-18 17:43:55

How Degree Apprenticeships Can Work For You, 7th December 2016, Portsmouth...

Join the University of Portsmouth for this one-off Hot Topic seminar to find out about the subsidised Government scheme that could help you progress an an employee, develop existing staff and recruit new, high calibre employees by offering a real alternative to full-time study.

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Posted 2016-11-30 17:13:01

All at sea with your funding? Find out about £250,000 grants for SMEs in the Solent and New Forest, 7th December 2016, Southampton...

Come and hear about the £250,000 of grant funding competition for small and medium sized marine and maritime businesses and new start ups in the Solent and New Forest District.

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Posted 2016-11-09 13:46:00