News

International B2B Matchmaking at Ocean Business 2017, 5th April 2017, Southampton

Enterprise Europe Network is organising a B2B matchmaking event on Wednesday 5th April 2017, during ...

Maritime and Defence Dual-Use Conference 2017, 4th April 2017

Marine South East, with funding from the European Commission, is hosting a conference targeting mari...

Events

UK Maritime Showcase on RMS Queen Mary 2, 28th-30th March 2017, Shanghai

UK maritime businesses and organisations are invited on board RMS Queen Mary 2 on the 29th March 201...

Seatec, 29th - 31st March 2017, Italy

Seatec is the International event dedicated to subcontracting, technology and design for boats, supe...

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