Thursday, June 11, 2015
Ocean technology, science, and research are revolutionizing society’s understanding of the ocean with new discoveries and challenges alike. Purpose-driven businesses and entrepreneurs are changing the world by seeking solutions to tackle the unfathomable. These industry visionaries are leading a new charge to open eyes, provide data and intelligence, develop tools, and advance actions that are transforming how society experiences and manages the ocean environment. CHOW examines why and how progressive businesses are harnessing innovation, breaking boundaries, employing cutting edge technologies, and investing millions in American ingenuity to address some of the greatest challenges facing the ocean.
Assistant Administrator, NOAA Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research
Paul Bunje, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Oceans, XPRIZE
Manager of External Programs, XL Catlin
Lance M. Towers, P.E.
Director, Advanced Technology Programs, The Boeing Company
Jennifer A. Warren
Vice President, Technology Policy & Regulation, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Lockheed Martin Washington Operations